About Our Business
Certified Pilot Cars, LLC, a Fort
Lauderdale, Florida based Limited
Liability Company, is owned & operated
by Dana Neil Oaklund.  Dana started in
the trucking business in 1994; began
driving tractor-trailers in 1996 &
specialized in hauling over-dimensional
loads in 1997.  That same year he was
first certified as a Florida D.O.T.
Pilot/Escort Flagger escorting loads
part-time at nights & on the weekends
while still employed as a heavy haul
truck driver.
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Dana's first heavy-haul tractor-trailer; an 11 axle Peterbilt 379 day-cab pulling a 65 ton modular
Fontaine drop side detachable low boy - shown here loaded with a section of a dredge barge
Dana's last heavy-haul tractor-trailer; a 10-12 axle Kenworth W-900 day-cab pulling a 65 ton
modularLiddell drop side detachable low boy - shown here with the deck extension & beam insert
Below are a couple of the trucks Dana has driven.
Dana became a full time pilot/escort in 2003, starting his own business:
South Florida Pilot Car, LLC.  In the beginning of 2005, he took over
operations of Certified Overdimensional Escorting of Weston, FL.  In 2007
Dana changed the name of his business to Certified Pilot Cars, LLC.

Dana currently possesses a Florida Class A CDL with an X endorsement
(for tankers & hazardous materials)
, a Pilot/Escort Flagger certification from
Florida &
a Transportation Worker Identification Credential.