“…strives to provide nothing short of exceptional customer service from the time of securing a truck to delivery.”
With over 60 years in the industry, American Freight Inc. is a proven leader among Kansas City heavy haul trucking companies. We specialize in transporting oversized and over-dimensional freight almost anywhere in North America. Our network of heavy haul carriers can transport even your most challenging loads. Our truck drivers are safe, dependable and have the experience and equipment you’ll need to deliver your freight – on time and on budget. Heavy equipment hauling with drop deck trailers, lowboy trailers or RGN-stretch trailers is what we do best. Long loads, wide loads, even log trucking – we can take care of you. We would love to earn your business.
American Freight Inc is more than a Kansas City heavy haul trucking company! Whether we haul your load ourselves through our sister companies Martin Transportation Co and F.V. Martin Trucking Co or we work with a third party, we cover every detail of your shipment and inform your carrier of any special state trip permits required. Our freight agents are familiar with all types of heavy haul trucking loads and will prepare you for potential challenges that may arise.
We take pride in giving you timely and inclusive freight quotes. When we give you a heavy haul freight shipping quote, you can be sure you’re getting an accurate figure. When you’re ready to work with a Kansas City heavy haul freight broker with the trucking experience and people you need to get your load from A to B with no fuss, get in touch with the team at American Freight.
Do you need to get your freight underway? Your quote already has a trucker lined up and ready to go. When you’re ready to book, we have someone ready to haul!
Thanks to our background and connections in the trucking industry, our people know the common issues to consider when hauling complex loads. We address freight shipping challenges before they arise, so our quotes include all situations that can be anticipated.
Freight teams are available for your expedited short, mid, and long-haul deliveries. We ship anywhere in the continental US and Canada, including to difficult to reach places. Give us a call today to get rolling.
“After a different company failed to get me a truck on the scheduled day, I was really in a bind. …AFI was able to get me a truck there the next day. Driver was a real pro, and the load was delivered right on time. I will definitely use AFI in the future. Thanks a bunch.”
“Here are my simple-yet-often-unmet expectations from a freight broker: 1) Know your shipper 2) Know your receiver 3) Know your freight 4) Know what equipment is needed to move it. …[the] AFI agent I worked with…met and exceeded my expectations on all four counts. I tip my hat.”
“I got in touch…after dealing with some freight haulers that would not take the time to deal with a small non-profit with a difficult task to perform. …[AFI] researched a solution and was able to give me a quote within 24hrs. [AFI] was very patient with me as a novice in the field of freight hauling and walked me through the procedure. Henceforth, we have set up an account and have dealing with…American freight. Excellent company and excellent employees.”
“I am very satisfied with my experience working with American Freight…”
“I have used American Freight for LTL and full truckloads, they have always taken care of me and made sure my freight is in good shape when it gets where it needs to be. … I would recommend American Freight to anyone that is needing something shipped.”
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“We have been using American Freight, Inc. for many years now and we have never had a claim with any of our material being damaged. … I recommend using American Freight, Inc. for your shipping requirements…”
“We have been using American freight from years, Very good service.”
“Our office staff and drivers love working with American Freight.”
“They did a great job!!! Picked up two large tanks in Tecate, CA and delivered them to Northern California.”
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“AFI … have always provided prompt service, information and follow-through. Accurate dispatching information is usually critical, especially the delivery dates and times. Also, whenever I need a freight rate [AFI] is there for a quick response.”
“We love doing business with these guys!”
“Great service. Very courteous and helpful.”
When you choose American Freight, you should expect the best heavy haul experience. As a company, we STRIVE to provide the highest levels of:
Specially designed flatbed trailers can carry most any size of over-dimensional or over-weight freight that you’re shipping. Types of heavy haul trailers include:
A load is considered heavy haul when its dimensions exceed the legal length, width, height, and/or weight of the state(s) through which the load is being shipped. This specialized transportation is also known as overweight, or over-dimensional (OD) freight. Depending on dimensions, weight, and routing of these oversized loads, purchase of special trip permits issued by states that the freight will be going through may be required. Examples of heavy haul loads include:
Pricing will depend on several factors, including
The professionals at American Freight will navigate these price factors for you, giving you a reliable shipping quote.