11.04.03.03

.03 Steel-Rimmed Equipment.

A. The special requirements in §B of this regulation apply when any person moves heavy equipment having steel rims (steel wheels or tracks which would make contact with the road surface in the absence of protective devices) under its own power.

B. Special Requirements.

(1) If the gross weight of the equipment is more than 13 tons and less than 20 tons, the permittee shall move it on 2-inch thick timber mats at least 6 inches wider than the treads of the wheels or tracks of the equipment.

(2) If the gross weight of the equipment is 20 tons or more, the permittee shall move it on timber mats not less than 3 inches thick and at least 12 inches wider than the treads of the wheels or tracks of the equipment.