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Thank you for your concern during our recent storm. We sustained very minimal damage and feel blessed to have been able to reopen today. Although we are up and running, others in our community have not been as fortunate. If you are looking for a way to help we encourage you to donate to the Houston Flood Relief Fund sponsored by JJ Watt.

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Frac Sand Chassis – NEW!

HAUL MORE SAND with National Chassis  National Chassis has partnered with Dragon Products to bring you a custom-modified frac sand chassis making sand hauling quicker, more convenient and more economical than ever before! Our double 8′ sand box configuration, or double 10′ sand box configuration is designed for repeated use in transportation of frac sand and ISO 20′ Tanks and will get you to the well fast! FRAC SAND CHASSIS – Download the Flyer (PDF) Complete Frac Sand Chassis Customization Based on Bin Design Example Configuration:

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Heavy Haul Texas

Heavy Haul It with National Chassis Download the Flyer (PDF) Texas S.B. 1524 Quick Facts • Takes effect January 1, 2018 • Port of entry and surrounding 30 miles • Sealed international transport only • Extra axles with specified spacing required • $6,000 annual permit required TWO NEW WEIGHT CATEGORIES: 93,000 LBS – TRUCK, TRAILER, PAYLOAD COMBINED • Allows an additional 9,000lbs over existing requirements • Six axles required, Roll Stability Support System and Truck Blind Spot System required TRUCK REQUIREMENTS: Distance from truck front

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Texas Heavy Haul Has Passed

Well, after years of attempts at a Texas heavy haul corridor, Texas S.B. 1524 is finally going to make that a reality! The bill was signed by Governor Greg Abbott this week and will take effect January 1, 2018. This bill, authored by Senator Robert Nichols (R-Jacksonville), creates an annual permit allowing vehicles to carry heavy, non-hazardous shipping containers, on designated highways beginning or ending in a port of entry located in a county contiguous to the Gulf of Mexico, and the 30 miles surrounding

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April 2017 Dealer Hot Sheet

Weighing in around 5,100 lbs (with dual radial tires), our 40’ Lightweight Gooseneck Chassis maximizes your 40’ container carrying capacity. Using high tensile steel fabricated I-beams we have been able to reduce the weight by over 1,000 lbs. compared to our standard 40′ container chassis.

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Is a Lightweight Tri-Axle Container Chassis on the Horizon?

By: Ryan Presnal, National Chassis — Many Houstonians in the transportation industry have been talking about a heavy haul corridor for quite some time.  Although several efforts have failed, a new bill was recently proposed in the Texas legislature (SB 1524) once again outlining the possibilities and requirements to haul “heavy” intermodal cargo in and around the Port of Houston area.  The bill was introduced by Texas District 3 Senator Robert Nichols, chair of the Transportation Committee, and is currently being considered in the 85th

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