Dropdeck Shipping Company
What is a dropdeck trailer used for?
A dropdeck trailer, also known as a stepdeck or lowboy trailer, is a commercial trailer designed to carry tall cargo that exceeds the legal height limit if transported on a traditional flatbed trailer. Dropdeck shipping tall cargo prevents drivers and operators from having to obtain permits.
How does a drop deck trailer work?
A dropdeck flatbed is a platform semi trailer with no sides, no roof and no doors, and it has two deck levels. The floor drops down after it clears the tractor unit. The dropdeck shipping lower deck allows for hauling taller loads than a regular straight floor flatbed. Dropdecks are also known as stepdecks & lowboy trailers.
How tall is a dropdeck trailer?
- Length: 37 feet
- Width: 8.5 feet (102”)
- Height: 10 feet (120”)
Where to buy dropdeck trailers?
Built to haul heavy or awkward loads, this heavy-duty flatbed is available in all-steel and aluminum/steel combinations. Utility Drop Deck can also be custom built with a variety of options to meet your dropdeck shipping operational requirements.