Nebraska Administrative Code
Topic - TRANSPORTATION, DEPARTMENT OF
Title 415 - NEBRASKA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION - LOCAL ASSISTANCE DIVISION
Chapter 3 - Permits for Movement of Overweight and/or Overdimensional Vehicles and Loads
Section 415-3-004 - PROVISIONS APPLICABLE TO SINGLE TRIP OVERWEIGHT AND/OR OVERDIMENSIONAL PERMITS, EXCEPT MANUFACTURED HOUSING

Current through March 20, 2024

004.01 A Single Trip Permit may be issued for the movement of a vehicle or combination of vehicles, which in itself exceeds the legal limitations with regard to weight, height, length or width, only when unladen or when the load to be carried exceeds the dimensions of the vehicle or combination of vehicles.

004.01A In no case shall a single axle exceed 20,000 pounds either alone or in a group of axles except as covered in Sections 004.01B and 004.01C.

004.01B A Single Trip Permit may be issued for construction equipment or equipment used in agricultural land treatment, that is driven on the road, provided it is equipped with flotation tires that do not exceed the limits for individual tire specifications. The individual tire sizes will be required by the Department for permit issuance and will be placed on the permit.

004.01C A Single Trip Permit may be issued for self-propelled specialized mobile equipment including self-propelled oil well servicing units, provided that no single axle shall exceed 25,000 pounds, no tandem axle shall exceed 47,000 pounds, no triple axle shall exceed 60,000 pounds and no quad axle shall exceed 80,000 pounds. In no case shall the maximum gross weight exceed 94,000 pounds on a four-axle unit, 107,000 pounds on a five-axle unit or 120,000 pounds on a six-axle unit. On all specialized mobile equipment of seven axles or more, a review of the route by the Department's Permit Office and Bridge Division will be required.

004.01D A permit, if issued, will be valid for a period not to exceed 10 moving days, days on which the move may be made in accordance with these regulations.

004.02 SUPERLOADS

Single Trip Permits for special over weight and/or overdimensional movments (Superloads) must be reviewed by and approved by the Lincoln Permit Office and may require review and approval by the Bridge Division and/or District Engineer prior to issuance of a permit Request may be required in writing and take up to five working days for review and approval

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