Containers come in varying sizes and specifications. They fall into three fundamenta categories.
- New containers – built to certain specifications and imported into the UK from factories in China and the Middle East. Suitable as either secure storage units, or shipping.
- Cargo worthy second hand containers – suitable as either secure storage units, or shipping purposes such as project cargoes. They also have a valid CSC (Container Safety Convention) plates fitted, and as such are approved as being suitable for carrying cargo.
- Wind and water tight site storage containers – structurally sound and suitable as secure storage units.
All containers are built in accordance to ISO standards, and as such are safe, secure and durable. They are also capable of being stacked on top of each other, and the majority of the 10 and 20 foot units have forklift pockets. Additionally storage containers have:
- High tensile anti-corrosion corten steel construction.
- Double opening doors on one end fitted with locking bars and locking catches.
- 25mm marine ply floors tested to a safe working load of 3.5 tonne.
- Venilators for air circulation.
- Anti theft padlock cowls (on rental units only).
Special storage containers
Chemical stores – designed specifically for the storage of hazardous chemicals and flammable liquids such as paint. These units are fitted with the necessary ventilation, a bunded floor and are BASIS approved.
Multi-compartmental stores -20 foot unit divided internally into 4 separate compartments, each fitted with it’s own high security lockable external door.
40 foot unit divided internally into 8 separate compartments, each fitted with it’s own high security lockable external door.
20′ tunnel container – Double doors fitted to both ends.
20′ open-sider container – Whole side of the unit opens using concertina type folding door.
High-cube container – 9 foot 6 inches high (as opposed to 8 foot 6 inches as standard).
Flat-rack container – Platform type container with collapsible ends designed designed for carrying extra wide loads.
Open-top container – Removable tarpaulin roof.
|Sizes available||Size/type available||Length||Width||Height|
|10 foot container||New and used for sale and hire||10 foot (2.991m)||8 foot (2.438m)||8 foot 8 inches (2.591m)|
|20 foot container||New and used for sale and hire||20 foot (6.058m)||8 foot (2.438m)||8 foot 8 inches (2.591m)|
|40 foot container||New and used for sale and hire||40 foot (12.121m)||8 foot (2.438m)||8 foot 8 inches (2.591m)|
Storage Containers 2 – The containers companies supply are manufactured to a very high specification out of high tensile steel, as such they are not only strong and very secure, but also capable of surviving in extreme conditions. Storage Containers 2.
Storage Solutions – Recognizing that many consumers and businesses need more control over what, where, when and how they store the self storage industry has evolved into a cost effective, flexible and secure storage solutions alternative.
Storage Systems – With companies under increasing pressure to reduce costs, facilities managers are constantly striving to make vital savings. Find out how the storage facilities are creating savings in areas largely overlooked by most businesses. Storage Systems.
Used Shipping Containers – Designed to stand up to the rigours of sea travel, shipping containers are strong, secure and weather proof. Whatever your storage requirement they are very versitile units. Used Shipping Containers.
Steel Storage Containers – Many containers supplied by companies were originally developed for marine use. They are manufactured to a very high specification out of high tensile steel, as such they are not only strong and very secure, but also capable of surviving in extreme conditions. Steel Storage Containers.
Christmas Tree Storage Containers – Christmas storage made easy! Pack your artificial Christmas tree away the smart way with this compact Christmas tree container. Constructed of extra heavy duty materials, this Christmas tree storage container will last you for many holidays to come. Christmas Tree Storage Containers.
Portable Storage Containers – The only thing you need to worry about is that the surface is fairly level, smooth, and firm. Companies can deliver on dirt or grass as long as it is not too soft or wet, also deliver on cement, pavement, asphalt, or gravel. Portable Storage Containers.
Large Storage Containers – In today’s ever changing economic environment timing, flexibility and minimizing costs are keys to profitibility. Whether you are a corporate representative or a local contractor in need of extra space for excess inventory, files, seasonal promotional materials or parking for company vehicles, container storagecan help with your individual needs. Large Storage Containers.
Used Storage Containers for Sale – Here you will find fundamental information and links relating to used containers. Browse internal and external links for further information. Used Storage Containers for Sale.
Hazardous Waste Storage Containers – You must test and maintain all equipment to ensure proper operation. Allow sufficient aisle space to permit the unobstructed movement of personnel, fire protection equipment, spill control equipment, and decontamination equipment to any area of facility operation. Hazardous Waste Storage Containers.