Understanding RGN Flatbed Trailers: Key Features and Industry Applications

When it comes to transporting heavy, oversized, or irregularly shaped cargo, RGN flatbed trailers stand out as a reliable and versatile solution. These specialized trailers, known for their removable gooseneck design, offer unique advantages that make loading and unloading equipment significantly easier. From construction and infrastructure projects to the mining and energy sectors, RGN flatbed trailers are essential tools for moving large and heavy machinery safely and efficiently. In this blog, we will explore the key features of RGN flatbed trailers and delve into their various applications across different industries.

Key Design Features

  1. Removable Gooseneck:
    • The gooseneck can be detached, allowing the front of the trailer to drop to the ground for easy loading and unloading.
  2. Low Deck Height:
    • The low deck height offers a lower center of gravity and can accommodate taller loads that may exceed standard height restrictions.
  3. Multiple Axles:
    • RGN trailers often have multiple axles to distribute the weight of heavy loads more evenly and comply with road regulations.
  4. Extendable Deck:
    • Some RGN trailers feature extendable decks to handle longer loads.
  5. Hydraulic Systems:
    • Hydraulic systems are used to lift and lower the gooseneck, making the trailer versatile for various loading and unloading scenarios.
  6. Heavy-Duty Construction:
    • Built with reinforced steel and robust materials to handle heavy and oversized loads.


RGN flatbed trailers can be used for in a wide array of industries. See below for some of the common usage examples:

  1. Transporting Heavy Machinery:
    • Ideal for moving construction equipment, agricultural machinery, and industrial machinery that is heavy and oversized.
  2. Hauling Oversized Loads:
    • Used for transporting loads that exceed standard dimensions, such as large pipes, wind turbine blades, and pre-fabricated structures.
  3. Construction and Infrastructure Projects:
    • Frequently used in construction and infrastructure projects where heavy and bulky materials need to be moved.
  4. Mining and Energy Sectors:
    • Suitable for the mining industry for transporting drilling equipment and for the energy sector for moving transformers and other larger components.


    In conclusion, RGN flatbed trailers are indispensable in the world of heavy and oversized cargo transport. Their unique removable gooseneck design, low deck height, and robust construction provide a level of versatility and convenience that other trailers simply cannot match. Whether it’s for transporting massive construction machinery, industrial equipment, or oversized materials, RGN flatbed trailers ensure that these challenging loads are moved safely and efficiently.

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    -The Team at Wood-Hall Logistics


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