Mabeys Moving

USDOT # 125550
515 3rd Ave Ext
Rensselaer, NY 12144
Rensselaer
New York
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Additional Phone: (518) 283-0017
Company Site: www.mabeys.com

Moving with Mabeys Moving

Our companies were built on a foundation of quality service and teamwork. Mabey's companies are family owned and operated. We are dedicated to safely and securely moving and storing our customers' possessions as if they were our own.
We pride ourselves on our lasting relationships with our customers, and are committed to not just meeting, but exceeding, your expectations.
As a Capital District leader in the moving and storage industry, our customers have always come first. Because of our commitment to our customers and years of experience, we have come to know your families and friends through our repeated successful relationship. Our family is here to help yours.



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They are awesome and true professionals, care about your property, and take care of it like it was their own, for a little lunch and some water...these guys are great and really good deal for your dollar

They are awesome and true professionals, care about your property, and take care of it like it was their own, for a little lunch and some water...these guys are great and really good deal for your dollar

Mabey's Moving and Storage in Rensselaer, NY moved me from my home in Albany, NY to another home in Mechanicville, NY. It was a superb ordeal. The team that moved me was on time, worked consistently and precisely. At every area, we did a pre and post stroll through. What's more, they did whatever I asked of them. Everything was put where I needed it to be. I very suggest them for moving administrations.
Barbara Ann Harms

Did You Know

QuestionA business route (occasionally city route) in the United States and Canada is a short special route connected to a parent numbered highway at its beginning, then routed through the central business district of a nearby city or town, and finally reconnecting with the same parent numbered highway again at its end.

QuestionA relatable reality t.v. show to the industry is the show Ice Road Truckers, which premiered season 3 on the History Channel in 2009. The show documents the lives of truck drivers working the scary Dalton Highway in Alaska. Following drivers as they compete to see which one of them can haul the most loads before the end of the season.It'll grab you with its mechanical problems that so many have experienced and as you watch them avoid the pitfalls of dangerous and icy roads!

Question

The Federal Bridge Gross Weight Formula is a mathematical formula used in the United Statesto determine the appropriate gross weight for a long distance moving vehicle, based on the axle number and spacing. Enforced bythe Department of Transportation upon long-haul truck drivers, it is used as a means of preventing heavy vehicles from damaging roads and bridges.This is especially in particular to the total weight of a loaded truck, whetherbeing usedfor commercial moving services or for long distance moving services in general.
According to the Federal Bridge Gross Weight Formula, the total weight of a loaded truck (tractor and trailer, 5-axle rig) cannot exceed 80,000 lbs in the United States.Under ordinary circumstances, long-haul equipment trucks will weight about 15,000 kg (33,069 lbs). This leaves about 20,000 kg (44,092 lbs) of freight capacity.Likewise, a loadis limitedto the space available in the trailer,normallywith dimensions of 48 ft (14.63 m) or 53 ft (16.15 m) long, 2.6 m (102.4 in) wide, 2.7 m (8 ft 10.3 in) high and 13 ft 6 in or 4.11 m high.

QuestionHeavy trucks. A cement mixer is an example of Class 8 heavy trucks. Heavy trucks are the largest on-road trucks, Class 8. These include vocational applications such as heavy dump trucks, concrete pump trucks, and refuse hauling, as well as ubiquitous long-haul 6×4 and 4x2 tractor units. Road damage and wear increase very rapidly with the axle weight. The axle weight is the truck weight divided by the number of axles, but the actual axle weight depends on the position of the load over the axles. The number of steering axles and the suspension type also influence the amount of the road wear. In many countries with good roads, a six-axle truck may have a maximum weight over 50 tons (49 long tons; 55 short tons).

QuestionCommercial trucks in the U.S. pay higher road taxes on a State level than the road vehicles and are subject to extensive regulation. This begs the question of why these trucks are paying more. I'll tell you.Justto name a few reasons, commercial truck pay higher road use taxes.They are much bigger and heavier than most other vehicles, resulting in more wear and tear on the roadways.They are also on the road for extended periods of time, which also affects the interstate as well as roads and passing through towns. Yet, rules on use taxes differ among jurisdictions.