Shipping Container Transport Services in Illinois

Transporting Containers To and From Illinois

Reliable and Efficient Container Movers in Illinois

Heavy Equipment Transport has been transporting containers in Idaho for more than a decade now. Over the years, we’ve invested in resources such as flatbed trailers to make our container moving services fast and efficient. We transport both empty and full shipping containers. Some of these include 20ft and 40ft shipping containers as well as all the other sizes. Heavy Equipment Transport has a team of specialists who process each container moving request. They ensure all the paperwork is available before each shipment is dispatched. They also recommend the most suitable trailer for transport depending on the size and weight of a shipping container. Heavy Equipment Transport allocates each container shipment to a specific agent whom clients can call at any time of the day for updates.

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General Manufactures of Containers We Transport:

Dry Storage Container - Maersk - Hapag-Lloyd - COSCO - American President - Lines (APL) - Hanjin Shipping America LLC - NYK Lines - Evergreen Marine Corporation - W & K Container Line - USA Containers

Fully Insured Container Moving Services in Illinois

We ensure every shipping container we transport is fully insured. This is to ensure that in case of any hiccups, our clients can be fully compensated. We also make the clients holders of the insurance cover so that if compensation is needed, they can directly go to the insurance company without having to pass through us. We have a team of professional drivers with years of experience. They know the shortest and safest routes to use when transporting containers in Idaho. With Heavy Equipment Transport, your shipping container will not only be delivered to a destination of your choice safely but also on time.


This beautiful mobile surgery unit container was transported from Aurora, IL to Sweetwater, TN by the help of MJ, one of our container transport experts. The 28L 14W 11H and 30,000lbs mobile surgery unit container was shipped on an RGN trailer and escort vehicles were used to keep motorists at a safe distance and guide the driver on the routes to use. To transport a mobile surgery unit container safely, call us today!


Mobile surgery unit container haul.

Origin: Aurora, IL

Destination: Sweetwater, TN

Specialist: MJ Tutwiler

Contact MJ: 954-727-1982

Shipping Container Transport Dimensions and Specifications

Container Size/Type Dimensions Internally
(L x W x H)
Door Opening
(W x H)
Cubic-Capacity Weight Capacity
20FT 19.32 x 7.70 x 7.74ft 7.64 x 7.51ft 104.98ft³ 47840.31lb
40FT 39.53 x 7.70 x 7.74ft 7.64 x 7.51ft 216.53ft³ 58422.49lb
20FT Flat Rack
with sides
19.32 x 7.70 x 7.31ft Side Opening
W - 8.49ft
98.42ft³ 58422.49lb
40FT Flat Rack
with Sides
39.53 x 7.70 x 7.31ft Side Opening
W - 8.49ft
206.69ft³ 7936.64lb
40FT Flat Rack
without sides
40.02 x 7.70 x 2.13ft Side Opening
W - 38.25ft 
Max Height 25.39ft

Recent Shipping Services by Heavy Equipment Transport

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We can trnasport any size container, 20 through 40 foot, high cube, refrigerated, and more type of containers.


Shipping Containers Moving Services
in Illinois

We transport containers to and from all the cities and port terminals in Illinois. Below are the port terminals we serve together with their addresses and contacts.

  • Port of Illinois
  • This port is operated by the Illinois International Port District. Below are the terminals we serve.

    Iroquois Landing Lakefront Terminal: It’s located in the southwest corner of Lake Michigan at the mouth of the Calumet River. It has warehouses and facilities as well as storage.

    Lake Calumet Terminal: This terminal has grain storage, bulk liquid storage, transit sheds, and much more. Its southeast quadrant has the largest tank storage farms.

  • Port of Kaskaskia
  • This is the 10th largest inland port by tonnage in the United States. Below are the terminals we serve.

    Fayetteville Terminal: This terminal handles grains, aggregate, coal, bulk commodities, and other cargoes. Below is the address.5875 IL-15, Mascoutah, IL 62258, United States

    Evansville Grain Terminal: This terminal hanks grains such as wheat, soybeans, and corn.

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    Cost of Moving a Shipping Container in Illinois

    Our container moving rates are highly determined by factors such as ground distance, loading and unloading assistance, route, weight, and size of shipping containers among others. Regardless, Heavy Equipment Transport offers affordable container moving services in Illinois. Our container transport quotes are free without any hidden fees. We offer loading and unloading assistance for clients without cranes at an added fee. We also provide rigger men when needed at an extra fee. For fast and reliable container moving services in Illinois, contact us today via our toll-free number (888) 730-2951.

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