What Heavy Equipment Movers Do

Written By

Machaela Casey
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Machinery Movers


Truck trailer transporter with hauler carrying agricultural tractor on the road, in Slovenia.

Industrial sites require a special type of moving assistance. They need the expertise of people who have the equipment and knowledge for how to lift, secure, package, and transport all sorts of heavy equipment. With this section of the moving industry, safety and reliability are incredibly important. Using the right industrial equipment movers can set your business up for success, and get you set up and ready to go at a new location or a new job site with the minimum amount of downtime possible.


Since each job that requires commercial equipment movers is different from any other, it requires problem solving and unique solutions. Our teams are excited about figuring out your challenges and coming up with a moving plan that will work for your business. Additionally, there may be a need to take apart equipment and reassemble it at the new location. Even though machinery operators are experts at using machines, they may not always know how to disassemble and reassemble them, so our teams can help.


Industrial rigging is another term used in the world of large equipment movers. This refers specifically to the part of the job when our team hoists your machinery onto a truck. While some machines that have wheels like construction vehicles can be driven up a ramp onto a flatbed, other types of machinery need to be rigged using specialized harnesses and lifting machines to safely get them onto a truck. In this process, safety and expertise is paramount, which is why you need to hire the professionals.


With over 100 years of experience in the moving & logistics industries, Nelson Westerberg is a clear choice for an industrial move. We have many options that can help your business succeed with a move to a new location. Plus, it’s easy to get a free quote. Just fill out our form online and send us a few videos of what you need moved. Our system then uses artificial intelligence to give you an accurate, no obligation quote. We know you will likely shop around, but we are also confident that once you’ve done so, you’ll choose Nelson Westerberg because of our competitive prices and professional expertise.

We know that industrial moves are often more complicated. If you have any questions, please feel free to call us or send us a message. Our moving experts are standing by and ready to help.