RGN Trailer Transport Services For Oversize and Heavy Loads

Transporting a an oversize CAT excavator on an RGN trailer.

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If you’re shipping oversize or heavy equipment, an RGN (removable gooseneck) trailer transport is an option to consider. RGNs are a type of flatbed trailer that haul wide and high equipment or machinery. By using the premium RGN shipping services at Heavy Haulers, you are treating your transport to the best level of care in the heavy haul industry. Our high standards and pride in providing excellent oversize shipping services keep us on top. Let our logistics professionals take care of permits, routing, and scheduling for your next shipment. We make sure you have the pilot cars and escort cars you need for your RGN transport. Heavy Haulers offers the most complete oversize and overweight shipping services available near me in the nation, and we haul to all 50 states! Heavy Haulers is the industry leading RGN trailer transport company in the business.

RGN trailers – Removable Gooseneck Trailers – are one of the most commonly used trailers used to haul oversize loads. For example, heavy equipment that isn’t rated to drive along regular highways like backhoes, Caterpillar machines, and many other specialized pieces of equipment machinery. RGN trailers are created so the gooseneck in the front can be removed, making the trailer itself a ramp for easy equipment loading. Using an RGN trailer allows the drivable piece or pieces of equipment to easily ride up, then be secured and transported to your next job site. Let’s get started! (800) 908-6206

Heavy Haulers is the Leading Removable Gooseneck (RGN) Trailer Transport Company

As the leading heavy equipment transport specialty company, Heavy Haulers works with the most experienced drivers to transport oversize loads on an RGN trailer. We can travel along busy interstates, including working within a convoy and escorts. Our drivers are also experienced with negotiating tight urban streets, hauling forklifts, cranes, agricultural combines and similar freight. Every detail of your RGN trailer transport is handled by a professional specialist, so you can be confident in your shipping experience.

Heavy Haulers provides all types of removable gooseneck trailers to fit your needs. That includes extended and stretch RGN trailers for oversize and wide loads. The great thing about RGN trailers is how flexible they are in transporting heavy equipment. RGN trailer transport is used in a variety of industries, such as construction and mining. At Heavy Haulers we make sure to find the best removable gooseneck (RGN) trailer to fit your needs. Your equipment is important to you, so we make sure to handle it with care. Call for a free shipping estimate! (800) 908-6206

Every Type of RGN Available "Near Me!"

We service every town and city in the United States. We can transport your load locally or long distance. Whether you need an RGN trailer in the rugged country or in the big city, we'll get one to you. Heavy Haulers has drivers all across the U.S. and we're ready to get started now. So when you need RGN transport "near me" give us call! (800) 908-6206

Heavy Haulers is an RGN transport company that hauls machinery for our agricultural, excavating, mining, and contractor clients. A double drop RGN trailer is often referred to as a "detach," because it has a gooseneck that detaches and moves away from the trailer's lower deck. This allows the load to be driven onto the trailer. This makes it simple for the Heavy Haulers drivers to secure your equipment and safely get it to the next destination. With our door-to-door service, you'll have your heavy equipment where you need it, when you need it, allowing you to finish your phase of the project on time and on budget. Call now! (800) 908-6206

Recent Loads We Transported on a Removable Gooseneck Trailer

Shipping an excavator on an RGN trailer

Shipping a Doosan Excavator on an RGN Trailer

  • Shipping From: Altoona, PA

  • Transporting To: North East, MD

  • Specs: 1 Doosan DX225 Excavator 47,400# 31L x 9.8W x 10.2H

  • Transport Specialist: Milos V.
    (754) 203-9257

Transporting a paver on an RGN trailer

RGN Trailer Transport : Roadtec RX-50 Paver

  • Shipping From: Mobile, AL

  • Transporting To: Midlothian, TX

  • Specs: ROADTEC RX50 Paver

  • Transport Specialist: Mike P.
    (754) 203-8914

Excavator transport on an RGN trailer

Transporting a Samsung SE280 Excavator on an RGN Trailer

  • Shipping From: Lincoln, NE

  • Transporting To: Alexandria Egypt, OC

  • Specs: Samsung SE280 LC #63000 L36 W10.8 H11.1

  • Transport Specialist: Tye F.
    (754) 253-3770

Grove RT875BXL crane transported

Grove RT875BXL Crane Shipped Intrastate with-in Texas

  • Shipping From: La Porte, TX 77571

  • Transporting To: Galveston, TX

  • Specs: Grove RT875BXL Crane; 45L X 12.09W X12.8H; 103,000lbs

  • Transport Specialist: Milos Visnjic
    (754) 203-9257

Komatsu wheel loader shipped on an rgn trailer

Komatsu Wheel Loader Transported on an RGN Trailer

  • Shipping From: Abilene, TX 79601

  • Transporting To: Sioux Falls, SD 57104

  • Specs: Komatsu WA500-8 w/ 9.8 CU YD bucket; 28L X 11.2W X 12.5H; 78,000lbs

  • Transport Specialist: Mike Phillips
    (754) 203-8914

2015 New Holland Swather Speedrower transported on an RGN trailer

Holland Swather Speedrower Hauled on an RGN Trailer

  • Shipping From: Appleton, WI

  • Transporting To: Hoven, SD 57450

  • Specs: 2015 New Holland Swather Speedrower;14L X 13.7W X 11H; 78,000lbs

  • Transport Specialist: Alexander Robinson (561) 229-0691

Caterpillar 982M Wheel Loader transported on an RGN trailer

Caterpillar 982M Wheel Loader Hauled on an RGN Trailer

  • Shipping From: Poteet, TX 78065

  • Transporting To: Carrizo Springs, TX 78834

  • Specs: Caterpillar 982M Wheel Loader;36L X 12W X 13H; 80,000lbs

  • Transport Specialist: Nick H. (772) 238-2766

Volvo l60e wheel loader transported on an RGN Trailer

Volvo l60e wheel loader Hauled on an RGN Trailer

  • Shipping From: Hazlehurst, GA 31539

  • Transporting To: Sugarcreek, OH

  • Specs: Volvo l60e Wheel Loader; 29L X 8.2W X 10.6H; 27,000lbs

  • Transport Specialist: Brian Goncharsky (754) 203-9267.

Blue Bird Electric School Bus hauled on RGN Trailer

Blue Bird Electric School Bus shipping on RGN Trailer

  • Shipping From: Milpitas, CA 95035

  • Transporting To: Sacramento, CA 95823

  • Specs: 2020 Blue Bird Electric School Bus; 40L X 8W X 10.6H; 30,000lbs

  • Transport Specialist: Milos Visnjic
    (754) 203-9257


RGN Trailers are extremely versatile trailers, that allow for easy loading and offloading of heavy equipment. This is thanks to the removable gooseneck part, that allows the trailer to become a ramp so equipment can easily be driven on or off. Depending ont he type of RGN trailer, it can haul equipment up to 150,000lbs. Keep reading for more removable gooseneck trailer specs!

Standard RGN General Capabilities:

  • ● Maximum Freight Weight - 42k pounds

  • ● Main Deck Length - 29 feet

  • ● Main Deck Width - 8.5 feet

  • ● Main Deck Height - 11.5 feet

  • ● Front Deck Length - 10 feet

  • ● Front Deck Width - 8.5 feet

  • ● Front Deck Height - 8.5 feet

  • ● Rear Deck Length - 9 feet

  • ● Rear Deck Width - 8.5 feet

  • ● Rear Deck Height - 10 feet

Stretch RGN General Capabilities:

  • ● Standard Freight Weight - 42,000-150,000 pounds

  • ● Main Deck Length - 29 feet to 65 feet

  • ● Main Deck Width - 8.5 feet

  • ● Main Deck Height - 11.5 feet

What is a Removable Gooseneck (RGN) Trailer?

A removable gooseneck (RGN) trailer is one of the most versatile trailer designs available. Its removable neck allows for the deck to drop down on a trailer, so you can drive the vehicle or equipment onto the platform. Invented in 1958 by August Fruehauf, a German immigrant and blacksmith in Detroit, the RGN trailer has become one of the most popular methods of equipment transport. Because the front detaches, allow the trailer to be lowered to the ground as a ramp, it makes loading and unloading quick and easy.

Heavy Haulers is the industry-leading RGN carrier company. We move freight on regular RGN trailers, extended RGN trailers, and stretch RGN trailers. We know the ins and outs of moving removable gooseneck transport. Whatever equipment you need to haul, we've got it covered. We're here day or night. Give us a call for a free shipping estimate! (800) 908-6206

Transporting a garbage truck on a stretch RGN

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What is a Stretch RGN and When Do You Need One?

A stretch RGN or stretch removable gooseneck trailer is specifically designed to transport freight that exceeds the maximum length dimensions for a regular RGN trailer. Most stretch RGN trailers do exactly that. While it may start out at the regular RGN length, if the freight is too long, the midsection of the trailer can be expanded to support and safely ship the oversize load.

You need a stretch RGN trailer if your equipment or machinery extends past 29ft in length. A stretch RGN is then utilized to haul anything that is up to 74ft in length and can hold equipment up to 150,000lbs. Stretch RGNs are versatile and commonly used for equipment such as excavators, motor grader, loaders, and more. At Heavy Haulers we have stretch RGNs ready to transport your equipment today. Each stretch RGN shipment is safely secured and hauled by an experienced driver, so you know that your heavy equipment is in dependable hands. Call now for a free shipping estimate for stretch RGN transport! (800) 908-6206

RGN Trailer vs. Lowboy Trailer

There are several differences between an RGN trailer and a lowboy trailer. Both are versatile trailers that are used for hauling heavy equipment and oversize loads. However, while an RGN detaches from the front allowing it to be used as a ramp for drivable equipment, the lowboy trailer is loaded from the rear and can’t be dropped any lower. Lowboys have an additional benefit of being able to add axles for increased weight capacity. This, along with the dropdown feature, allows for taller and heavier equipment to be transported without additional permits. RGN trailers have a low center of gravity, usually making it more stable. At Heavy Haulers, our transport specialists will determine whether an RGN trailer or lowboy trailer is the best option for your oversize load. Call now! (800) 908-6206


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RGN Towing Services in the Whole of
North America

Your shipment is an essential load. You need to handle its towing in an exceptional way to avoid unnecessary damages. At Heavy Haulers, we have your interest at heart and we have the most developed RGNs in the industry. Heavy Haulers offers a complete overweight and oversize hauling services across the entire nation. The team at Heavy Haulers is conversant with all you need during the towing process, and they will take care of the permits while our experienced drivers will take care of the routing and they will be scheduling for your next shipment in case you have more than one delivery. Call us through (800) 908-6206.

Recent Loads We Moved on a Removable-Gooseneck Trailer

Heavy Crawler on an RGN

Moving a Seriously Heavy Crawler Tractor on an RGN Trailer

A RGN, or removable gooseneck trailer, was used to move this 46,000 pound 2004 D6R LGP crawler tractor. It made for an oversized load of 18’ in length, 12’10” in width, and 10’6” in height. Our agent Jamie was in charged of shipping the tractor from Hannibal, MO to its new project site in the city of Jefferson, TX which is 646 miles away. Do you need to move a crawler? Give us a call at (800) 908-6206 and let us handle it.

Excavator transported on an RGN trailer

58,000 LB Komatsu Excavator Loaded on an RGN Trailer

We recently moved this 2004 Komatsu PC220LC from Cherry Hill, NJ to Eden, NC. Our agent Jamie had to job to gather permits, route and coordinate the uploading and delivery of the excavator. The logistics were made difficult due to I-295 weight restrictions and permitting and the 58,000 pound needed to be picked up on the same day. It made for an oversized load of 33’L, 10’W, 10’H and traveled for a total of 300 miles. We have some of most competent agents in the field. Do you need have an excavator to move? Let us handle it, call us at (877) 278-3135.

Transporting an excavator on an RGN

Loading an Excavator on an RGN

This massive 74,000 pound excavator was recently moved by Heavy Haulers. The 23’ long, 10’4” wide and 10’ tall traveled for 629 miles from the city of La Porte to the city of Amarillo within the state of Texas. The excavator made for a load measuring 7’23” long, 10’4” wide, and 10’4” and travelled on top of a lowboy trailer. It was our agent Mitch who planned the delivery and accomplished an on time delivery and happy clients. Do you need to move an excavator? Let us handle it, call (877) 278-3135 and ask for your free quote.

Transporting a Caterpillar D6T dozer on an RGN

Loading a Caterpillar D6T Dozer On a RGN Trailer

When this big bird was built it had no idea it would end up working abroad in Canada but it sure was excited to travel and we were equally as excited to revisit Ontario, Canada. This 46,000 lb tank was ready to push and rake things around and Heavy Haulers was there to ensure the quick and safe haul. Avoid a bad experience by taking advantage of our experience. Contact your personal Heavy Haulers representative for that VIP treatment ...Milos Visnjic: (754) 203-9257

Hauling a 1987 Caterpillar D7G dozer on an RGN

Transporting 1987 Caterpillar D7G Dozer

When Steve needed his classic 87’ Caterpillar D7G towed to its next job site he told us that there have been two things that have never failed him. 1- His 87’ Cat D7G and 2- Heavy Haulers ...thanks for the laughs, Steve! And he’s right, we’ve helped move a lot of his equipment throughout the years and we’re grateful for the return business. Whether it’s a brand new toy or a classic that refuses to give up, Heavy Haulers is pulling for you and your business. Contact your personal representative for your next quick quote. John Shanley - 954-908-3435

Hauling a 2014 Liebherr L556Z wheel loader on an RGN

2014 Liebherr L556Z Wheel Loader Transport

Just because a lot of our rigs appear at your nearest truck shows it doesn’t mean we don’t put them to work! Don’t be surprised if the next time we haul for you you’ll run into a truck show winner. Heavy Haulers digs deep to keep our customers happy and we don’t stop until we arrive at that destination. When you need your money-maker hauled to your next job site, call the company called by all - Heavy Haulers. Seen a truck show winner lately? Tell us all about it! Contact Sam Duncan directly for your next quick quote: (561) 931-6741

John Deere 270 shipped on a RGN trailer

John Deere 270 On a RGN Trailer

Trust Heavy Heavy to schedule your next excavator shipment! Our agent Brian G. transported this Johne Deere 270 D LC 520 miles from Madison, GA to Loveland, OH. It was 34 feet long, 11.1 feet wide, 10 feet 4 inches high and weighed 64,000 pounds. This haul was over width and did require permits to transport. If you have any heavy machinery that you need transported call our agent Brian G at Heavy Haulers today: (754) 203-9267.

hauling a Komatsu D61-PX23 on a Gooseneck

Transport on a RGN - Komatsu D61-PX23 Crawler

If you are looking to get your next oversize load on the road call Mike Phillips at Heavy Haulers. This Komatsu D61-PX23 crawler tractor that was picked up in Savage, MN and delivered 960 miles to Philippi, WV. This Komatsu crawler was 24 feet long, 12 feet wide, 11 feet high and weighed 42,000 pounds. This shipment required permits for 6 states which Mike Phillips was able to arrange on the clients behalf. Call Mike Phillips at Heavy Haulers today to schedule your next haul: (754) 203-8914

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Removable Goose Neck (RGN) Trailer Shipping a Dump Truck

What You Need to Know About removable Gooseneck Trailer Transport

Removable Gooseneck(RGN) trailers are an extremely versatile way to transport oversized and heavy cargo. RGNs consist of a gooseneck where the trailer connects to the truck, a drop deck, and a step back up over the axles (2, 3, or 4 axles are standard). They come in regular and extended RGN trailers.

RGN and extended RGN transport trailers, which can be used in a number of different configurations, get their name from the fact that the front end detaches, allowing vehicles to drive onto the trailer for transport.

Extended RGNs are another variety of gooseneck trailer, in which the drop deck can be extended to a standard maximum length of 61 feet, with the entire trailer's maximum length at 74 feet. The drop deck on a standard RGN gives the trailer an additional foot of height for oversized cargo.

RGNs are able to be configured over 2 to 4 axles to meet a client's unique hauling needs, making RGNs and extendable RGNs favorable options for hauling a number of complex machines and other oversized cargo. Whatever your RGN trailer transport needs, Heavy Haulers is here to get it done. Let's get started! (800) 908-6206

What Can an RGN Trailer Transport?

RGN'S Can transport just about anything! Because of its unique design it's one of the most common trailers used for hauling. Removable gooseneck trailer transport is used for construction equipment such as bulldozers and backhoes. It's also used for mining machinery such as bucket wheel excavators and rock dusters. It can be used to haul a bus, or oversize generators. The RGN trailer is popular for a reason. It simplifies the loading process which might otherwise be complicated. Whatever you need shipped, Heavy Haulers is your go-to RGN trailer transport company. Call now! (800) 908-6206

Removable Goose Neck (RGN) Trailer Shipping an Excavator

Should You Use an RGN Or an Extended RGN?

A standard RGN is often used when hauling cargo around 30 feet long or less. The double drop in the trailer allows taller cargo to be transported securely over long distances. If cargo is longer, anywhere up to around 61 feet, an extended RGN should be used and extended to the optimal length for the cargo in question.

Don't know which type of RGN will work best for the task at hand? The team at Heavy Haulers is happy to help. Give us a call or contact us to get a quote for your shipping job.

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Max Weight: 150,000+ lbs. | Main Deck Length 29 ft.
| Well Width 8.5 ft. | Legal Height Limit 11.6 ft.

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Max Weight: 45,000 lbs. | Max Length 29 ft.
| Max Width 8.5 ft. | Max Height 11.5 ft.

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