Arizona Pilot Car Services

Providing the best Arizona pilot car services for all your oversize and super load needs.

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Professional and Reliable Arizona Pilot Car Services

You need expert Arizona pilot car services to guide your oversize load safely. Utilizing professional pilot car services that prioritize the safe movement of oversized machinery and equipment is essential. Heavy Haulers provides the industry's most experienced Arizona pilot car drivers, ensuring your oversized load gets transported with top safety standards.

Whether you need Arizona pilot car services to help you transport equipment within the city limits of the Greater Phoenix area, Tucson, or other major cities, we can provide an escort vehicle that serves that location. Heavy Haulers provides the best Arizona escort vehicle services anywhere in the state. We find expert pilot car services so your equipment has a safe journey.

Obtaining Arizona pilot vehicle transport can be daunting if you don't know what to look for in an escort car. Heavy Haulers has a list of qualified pilot car companies that will escort your load anywhere you need it all year round.

When you transport an oversize load, we'll provide you with a free, no-obligation quote for pilot car services. Your dedicated transport agent will provide all the details of your Arizona escort vehicle driver. That way, you'll know what to expect. Ready to work with experienced Arizona pilot car drivers? Call for your quote today! (800) 908-6206

Pilot Car Companies in Arizona

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Name States Served Phone Number
Heavy Equipment Transport CO (239) 677-4002
Nationwide Transport Services AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA (407) 574-4797
Wide Load Shipping MT, AL, LA, AZ, FL (239) 202-0846
E&E Pilot Car Services AL (205) 258-8059
JKA Express Pilot Car Service, LLC VA, MD, NC, DE, PA (804) 238-8216
RAMSEY PILOT CAR NV, CA, UT, WA, ID (850) 221-3029

Disclaimer: The Heavy Haulers Pilot Car Directory is a resource for connecting pilot car and escort vehicle service providers with potential clients. We are not affiliated with, nor do we endorse any of the companies listed in this directory. The information provided is for general informational purposes only, and all users are encouraged to perform their own due diligence before engaging with any of the service providers.

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Arizona Pilot Car Requiments for Oversize Loads

We know the Arizona pilot vehicle requirements inside and out. Origin, destination, route, time of travel, load info, AZ motor carrier number, and more must be provided to the right state department before travel. You can rely on our logistics professionals to coordinate a suitable schedule and route for your pilot car delivery that meets state requirements. We take into account the requirements of your escort car delivery schedule and work to create an appropriate Heavy Haulers pilot car service that helps your oversized equipment delivery reach its final destination on time.

Escort vehicle transport operators must have an escort vehicle operator certificate issued in Arizona or other U.S. states in possession. All pilot car companies on our directory have the appropriate licenses, permits, and experienced drivers. We're a pilot car transport company that cares about providing a reliable, comprehensive, and adaptable pilot vehicle service that meets all regulations for safe transport through the state. Heavy Haulers pilot vehicle services provide cars and 2-axle trucks with all the requirements that can be used to escort oversized loads of all types. Call our experienced delivery team to learn more about Arizona pilot car services and how we can assist you! (800) 908-6206

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Known for the Grand Canyon, the Sonoran Desert landscape, and more, Arizona has everything from big cities to small towns. When you need an escort vehicle to guide your equipment, Heavy Haulers is here to get it done. We have pilot cars ready to dispatch to every corner of Arizona. We provide the most experienced escort vehicle drivers to handle your oversize load. So, if you're in Arizona and need a pilot car "near me," give us a call! (800) 908-6206

Do I Need a Pilot Car or Escort Vehicle For My Arizona Shipment?

  • Width:
    • • Loads greater than 14 feet up to 14 feet wide necessitate one (1) escort car in the back or front. On Interstates, one (1) pilot car in the front is required.
    • • On two-lane roads, loads with a width of 14 feet or greater require front and rear pilot cars. ADOT recommends two (2) escorts on all roads.
    • • Super Load: Any width exceeding 14 feet requires a Class C Permit.

  • Height:
    • • Loads exceeding 15’6 feet require 1 pilot car at the front and height pole readjusted 4 to 6 inches taller than the load.
    • • In some routes, a high-pole escort vehicle may be required.

  • Length:
    • • Loads of 120 feet or more require (1) escort car.
    • • Loads with overhang exceeding 20 feet require 1 pilot/escort vehicle.
    • • Front and rear escorts are required for lengths greater than 125 feet up to 150 feet. ALDOT may require additional escorts for lengths less than 150 feet when deemed necessary.
    • • Front and rear police escorts are mandatory for lengths greater than 150 feet.

  • Overhang:
    • • Shipments exceeding 10ft from the front or 5ft from the back require 1 rear pilot car.

Oversize/Overweight Load Flags/Banners/Signs/Lights Requirements for Arizona

Warning Lights:

  • During nighttime operations, all oversized vehicles must exhibit red warning lights at the four corners, placed at the extremities of the load, and extensions beyond the load's four corners.

Oversize Banners:

  • For all loads exceeding 9 feet in width, a display of "Oversize Load" signs is required.
  • Sign Dimensions: 6 feet long, 1 foot high
  • Lettering: Black, with a height of 6 inches and a 1-inch brushstroke
  • Background: Yellow

Flag Requirements:

  • All oversized vehicles must prominently feature 18” square fluorescent orange or red flags at the four corners, positioned at the extremities of the load, and at extensions beyond the load's four corners (Ref Sec R17-6-302).

Travel Time Restrictions for Overdimensional and Overweight Loads in Arizona

  • Travel is permitted during daylight hours, from half an hour before sunrise to half an hour after sunset.
  • Loads or vehicles that do not exceed 10 feet in width or 14 feet in height or have a rear overhang of more than 10 feet can continuously travel.
  • Loads not exceeding 14 feet in width, 16 feet in height, 120 feet in length, and 250,000 pounds may travel on Interstate and specified state routes from 3:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on weekends.
  • Over-dimensional vehicles are prohibited from traveling on the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
    • New Year’s Day
    • Martin Luther King Day
    • Memorial Day
    • Washington’s Birthday
    • Independence Day
    • Columbus Day
    • Labor Day
    • Confederate Memorial Day
    • Thanksgiving Day
    • Jefferson Davis’ Birthday
    • Christmas Day
    • Veteran’s Day

Common Equipment that Requires
Escort Vehicles in Arizona

  • Aircraft Frames

  • Bridge Beams

  • Bulldozer Machines

  • Cranes

  • Construction Scraper

  • Excavators

  • Front End Loaders

  • Industrial Furnaces

  • Tugboats

  • Wheel Loaders

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