Anything. Anywhere. Anytime.

LPS Projects Division

A Partnership you can trust

When it comes to solving the logistical challenges of moving heavy and over-sized components, project cargo shippers have a huge task. The supply-chain model that’s in place globally is complex. We believe people all over the world should be able to turn to a service provider they can trust; a company with extensive experience in project engineering and multimodal transport management. At LPS we pride ourselves in building trusted partnerships. That means you have our commitment to understanding what’s best for your business and your bottom line.

Modal Capabilities

Anything. Anytime. Anywhere.

  • Rail
  • Crane & Rigging
  • Barge
  • Ocean
  • Onsite Surveyors
  • Transport Engineering


The LPS Projects team has extensive rail transportation experience and understands the unique challenges and requirements of rail cargo. LPS provides the following specialized rail transportation services:

  • Rate & Pricing Solutions
  • Rail Routing Optimization
  • Railway Clearance Planning & Submittal
  • Rail Equipment
  • Engineered Load Layout & Lashing Plans
  • Rail Riders & Expeditors
  • GPS/Impact Recorders to Monitor Shipments in Real-Time


The LPS Projects team has the crane and rigging expertise and partnerships with the best super lift, heavy rigging, and specialized transportation companies in the world. Our capabilities include:

  • Heavy Lift Crane & Rigging
  • Hydraulic Jack-and-Slide Operations
  • Gantry Crane & Gantry Slide Systems
  • Engineered Lift Plans
  • Full Cargo Liability Insurance
  • On-site Project Managers


LPS has the expertise and equipment partnerships to provide safe and reliable marine transportation and logistics services for project cargo movements. Our capabilities include:

  • Inland Deck, Hopper & Spud Barges
  • ABS Deck & Spud Barges
  • Roll-on / Roll-off Operations
  • Lift-on / Lift-off Operations
  • Cargo Insurance
  • In-house Engineering Services


LPS has the expertise and equipment partnerships to provide safe and reliable ocean shipping and logistics services for project cargo movements. Our capabilities include:

  • Breakbulk Cargo
  • Project & Heavy-Lift Transport
  • Marine Cargo Insurance
  • Door-to-Door Solutions
  • Marine Surveyors
  • Part or Full Ship Charters

Onsite Surveyors & Project Managers

Our professional Onsite Surveyors and Project Managers execute all the engineering plans and coordination at all stages of the project.

  • Heavy Haul Transportation
  • Route & Site Surveys
  • Permit Planning & Submittal
  • Equipment Selection
  • Cargo Insurance
  • Engineered Transportation Plans
  • On-Site Project Managers
  • GPS/Impact Recorders to Monitor Shipment in Real-Time


LPS Projects ensures that transport engineering is performed right to save our customers costs while ensuring proper securement and safety of the cargo. Our transport engineering services include:

  • Rail Transport Clearance, Loading & Lashing
  • Over-the-road Heavy Haul
  • Critical Lifting & Rigging Plans
  • Barge Layout & Stow Plans
  • Preplanning, Feasibility and Risk Analysis

Service Commitments

  • Site surveying, load certifications and load transfer monitoring

  • Online freight visibility and reporting

  • Cargo and liquidated damage insurance coverage

  • Discounted shipping rates and neutral carrier selection

  • Single-source partnership from start to finish

  • 24×7 project support and onsite supervision

  • Qualified engineers, marine surveyors, rail riders and expeditors

  • Loss and damage claims support

  • SOX compliant freight audit and payment solution

Industries we serve

The LPS Projects team specializes in projects that require the movement of oversize and heavy weight shipments via rail, heavy haul and marine ocean/barge carriage. Industries we support include, but are not limited to; power-generation, oil & gas, mining, infrastructure and government. With more than 200 years of combined transportation experience and 50+ years in the global heavy haul arena, our staff understands the challenges and best practices to execute your transportation needs.

Contact Us

We want to hear from you. Please complete this form and we will get in touch with you soon.

Logistics Planning Services
731 Bielenberg Drive, Ste 108.
Woodbury, MN 55125

(651) 552-4905