Regulations

Special consignments and heavy loads in France are subject to prior authorization and to strict conditions. There are two types of authorizations:

  • Single authorization
  • Local scope permission

Categories Special consignments and heavy loads

There are three transport category :

  Convoy features First category Second category Third category
Length (m) 15 to 20 20 to 25 Beyond 25
Width (m) 2,55 to 3 3 to 4 Beyond 4
Total weight of all Up to 48 tons From 48 to 72 tons Beyond 72 tons

Accompanying special consignments and heavy loads

Following the special consignments and heavy loads one or more vehicles will accompany the special convoy to secure transport and users. The support is formed by one or two vehicles protection and guide vehicle.

Liability of the carrier

The stowage of the goods of your special consignments and heavy loads are made by the client or his representative. It is therefore solely responsible (unless otherwise stated).

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Our completed projects

Discover some of CERL’s successes in the field of special consignments and heavy loads. They are the ultimate showcase for our unique know-how.

Transport of 4 parcels and 6 trucks between Valence and Toulon

Transport of 4 parcels and 6 trucks between Valence and Toulon

In June 2019, CERL carried out the transport of 4 packages of 60 unit tons and […]
Special consignments from the Lyon area to Fos

Special consignments from the Lyon area to Fos

CERL realized at the beginning of the year the transport of a special consignments from from […]
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