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State Police : (800) 837-3771

OD Permits : (302) 744-2700

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Registration maximum weight (cab card) : 80000

Operating time : Travel permitted sunrise to sunset. Overall dimensions not exceeding 120’ long, 15’ wide, 15’ high and GVW <120,000 lbs can now travel Monday through Sunday. With prior approval, loads not exceeding 75’ long, 12’ wide, 14’6” high and GVW <120,000 lbs can travel from 9:00 pm to 5:00 am Monday through Friday.

No travel on New Years, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Day after Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Movement is to stop 12:00 noon the day before a holiday and can begin after 9:00 am the day after the holiday.

Weights : Single – 20,000 Tandem – 46,000 Tri Axle – 69,000 5 Axles – depends on spacing 6 Axles or 7 Axles – 120,000. Loads exceeding these dimensions or weights have to be applied for as Super Loads.

Size : Width: 15' Height: 15' Length: 120'

Escorts : Width: Over 13' – 1 escort, over 14' – 2 escorts, over 15' – 2 escorts & State Police. Height: At 15' – 2 escorts; at 17'6 and over – 2 escorts & State Police. At 15' high and over, must have route survey. Length: 90' or over – 1 rear escort; 100' or over – 2 escorts; 120' – 2 escorts & State Police. Overhang: Over 15' – 1 escort unless permit specifies otherwise. Weight: Over 120,000 pounds – 2 escorts & State Police & Bridge Survey

Signs :Warning signs are required for all oversize movements. “Oversize Load” signs are to be displayed on all vehicles and loads exceeding legal width, length or rear overhang. Flags are required at the extremities on all over width loads. On loads with rear overhang in excess of 4', one flag is required at the extreme rear of the load if it is 2' wide or less at that point; 2 flags required if it is over 2' wide.

General : Permits valid for five days. All loads that are reducible must be reduced. No exceptions, this includes buckets, counterweights, blades, etc.