Steel Container

20ft Steel Container with Side Access for sale - Side Loader

WHAT ARE SHIPPING CONTAINERS MADE FROM?

Although shipping containers may look like a simple steel box for storage, their initial reason for manufacture is to be stacked several units on high on a container vessel whilst being loaded with tonnes of goods of a wide variety.  Therefore, there is much more to their design and manufacture than you may initially think! …

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WHAT CAN I EXPECT FROM A USED SHIPPING CONTAINER?

​Contrary to popular belief, used shipping containers provide excellent secure, dry storage. When purchasing a used shipping container, you can expect a sturdy, robust steel structure with no holes. You can expect a fully weather proof ex shipping container with fully working door gear, vents and a marine ply floor. You can expect 10-15 years …

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HOW SECURE ARE SHIPPING CONTAINERS?

​Shipping containers, like your home, car, or garage, are as secure as you are willing to make them! Like any belongings, we would recommend keeping your container close to a well lit area, if possible with CCTV cameras and high foot traffic.  We would recommend having a security lockbox fitted to your container doors. These …

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HOW MUCH WEIGHT CAN I PUT IN A SHIPPING CONTAINER?

​Shipping containers are designed to store heavy items and transport heavy equipment around the world. Therefore, both 20ft and 40ft containers can store extreme weights, especially if they are being used for static storage and do not need to be transported with the weight inside. 20ft containers can store up to 28 tonnes and 40ft …

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CAN I HAVE SHELVING IN A SHIPPING CONTAINER?

Many of our customers use shipping containers for storage, specifically document storage, archiving, storage of tools and secure storage of smaller items. For these applications, shelving can often be beneficial in your container. We are able to add shelving to your shipping or storage container prior to delivery. Our container shelving is available in a …

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SHOULD I BUY A NEW OR A USED SHIPPING CONTAINER?

Shipping containers are available in new, sometimes called ‘once shipped’ condition or as used containers. New shipping containers have been used on one occasion to transport goods from their place of manufacture, often China, to, in this case, the UK. The containers could have been loaded with a variety of goods, from cars, to ceramics, …

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