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20 ft. Dry/Standard

20 ft. Dry/Standard

For all kinds of general cargo. General cargo should not be out of gauge or over-weight. Most containers are constructed of steel for sturdiness. Also may be manufactured from aluminum.

Inside Door Opening
Length Width Height Width Height
19'4'' / 5.892 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 7'9'' / 2.362 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 7'5'' / 2.261 M
Max Cargo Weight Pallet Capacity
(4 way - 40" X 48")
Volume
38,000 LBS
17,236.51 KGS
Floor - 10 PLTS
Stacked - 20 PLTS
Water Cargo
1168CF / 38.32CM 1000CF / 28.32CM
20 ft. Open Top

20 ft. Open Top

20 ft. Open Top

Open top containers do not have a solid roof. A weather proof tarpaulin is used, that can be secured with ropes and cable sealing devices. Open tops are designed specially for over height (out of gauge) or bulky cargo. The open top allows cargo, such as machinery, to be loaded with a crane. They are also equipped with rings on the inside to secure cargo with straps for transit.

Inside Door Opening
Length Width Height Width Height
19'4'' / 5.892 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 8'' / 2.438 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 7'4'' / 2.235 M
Max Cargo Weight Pallet Capacity
(4 way - 40" X 48")
Volume
38,000 LBS
17,236.51 KGS
N/A
N/A
Water Cargo
1136CF / 32.17CM 1000CF / 28.32CM
20 ft. Flat Rack

20 ft. Flat Rack

20 ft. Flat Rack

Flat racks are designed for out of gauge or heavy cargo that needs to be loaded from the side or top. There are different types of flat racks, with variable structures. Some may have corner posts or walls, that may or may not be collapsible. They are also equipped with rings on the inside to secure cargo with straps for transit. All are manufactured from steel.

Inside Door Opening
Length Width Height Width Height
18'9'' / 5.715 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 7'7'' / 2.311 M N/A / N/A N/A / N/A
Max Cargo Weight Pallet Capacity
(4 way - 40" X 48")
Volume
38,000 LBS
17,236.51 KGS
N/A
N/A
Water Cargo
N/A / N/A N/A / N/A

40 ft. Dry/Standard

40 ft. Dry/Standard

For all kinds of general cargo. General cargo should not be out of gauge or over-weight. Most containers are constructed of steel for sturdiness. Also may be manufactured from aluminum.

Inside Door Opening
Length Width Height Width Height
39'6'' / 12.040 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 7'9'' / 2.362 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 7'5'' / 2.261 M
Max Cargo Weight Pallet Capacity
(4 way - 40" X 48")
Volume
45,000 LBS
20,502.38 KGS
Floor - 20 PLTS
Stacked - 40 PLTS
Water Cargo
2385CF / 67.54CM 2000CF / 53.63CM

40 ft. High Cube

40 ft. High Cube

High cubes are able to hold more volume than dry/ standard containers. For all kinds of general cargo. General cargo should not be out of gauge or over-weight. Most containers are constructed of steel for sturdiness. Also may be manufactured from aluminum.

Inside Door Opening
Length Width Height Width Height
39'6'' / 12.040 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 8'9'' / 2.667 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 8'5'' / 2.565 M
Max Cargo Weight Pallet Capacity
(4 way - 40" X 48")
Volume
45,000 LBS
20,502.38 KGS
Floor - 20 PLTS
Stacked - 40 PLTS
Water Cargo
2690CF / 76.17CM 2200CF / 62.30CM

40 ft. Refrigerated

40 ft. Refrigerated

“Refers” are designed for cargo that needs the temperature to be controlled at a specific, desired setting. Refers have a refrigeration unit, with a generator, that are built into the nose of the container, and will pump cold air into the bottom of the container. The unit will circulate the air, and is capable of reducing carbon dioxide levels if produce is being transported in order to avoid cargo spoiling.

Inside Door Opening
Length Width Height Width Height
38' / 11.582 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 8'2'' / 2.489 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 8'1'' / 2.464 M
Max Cargo Weight Pallet Capacity
(4 way - 40" X 48")
Volume
41,500 LBS
18,824.08 KGS
Floor - 20 PLTS
Stacked - 40 PLTS
Water Cargo
2324CF / 65.81CM 2000CF / 56.63CM

40 ft. Open Top

40 ft. Open Top

Open top containers do not have a solid roof. A weather proof tarpaulin is used, that can be secured with ropes and cable sealing devices. Open tops are designed specially for over height (out of gauge) or bulky cargo. The open top allows cargo, such as machinery, to be loaded with a crane. They are also equipped with rings on the inside to secure cargo with straps for transit.

Inside Door Opening
Length Width Height Width Height
39'6'' / 12.040 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 7'7'' / 2.311 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 7'5'' / 2.261 M
Max Cargo Weight Pallet Capacity
(4 way - 40" X 48")
Volume
45,200 LBS
20,502.38 KGS
N/A
N/A
Water Cargo
2295CF / 64.99CM 2000CF / 56.63CM

40 ft. Flat Rack

40 ft. Flat Rack

Flat racks are designed for out of gauge or heavy cargo that needs to be loaded from the side or top. There are different types of flat racks, with variable structures. Some may have corner posts or walls, that may or may not be collapsible. They are also equipped with rings on the inside to secure cargo with straps for transit. All are manufactured from steel.

Inside Door Opening
Length Width Height Width Height
38'7'' / 12.040 M 7'4'' / 2.235 M 6'5'' / 1.958 M N/A / N/A N/A / N/A
Max Cargo Weight Pallet Capacity
(4 way - 40" X 48")
Volume
45,000 LBS
20,502.38 KGS
N/A
N/A
Water Cargo
N/A / N/A N/A / N/A

45 ft. Dry/Standard

45 ft. Dry/Standard

45 ft. dry containers are able to hold more volume than dry/ standard and high cube containers. For all kinds of general cargo. General cargo should not be out of gauge or over-weight. Most containers are constructed of steel for sturdiness. Also may be manufactured from aluminum.

Inside Door Opening
Length Width Height Width Height
44'6'' / 13.564 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 8'9'' / 2.667 M 7'8'' / 2.337 M 8'5'' / 2.565 M
Max Cargo Weight Pallet Capacity
(4 way - 40" X 48")
Volume
48,000 LBS
21,772.43 KGS
FLOOR:24 PLTS
STACKED:48 PLTS
Water Cargo
3026 CF/ 85.69 CM 2600 CF / 73.62 CM

*Be advised that the maximum payload weights listed above do not correspond to the manufactured limits. Weight limits given are for road and rail transport.

**Containers carrying out of gauge, or over-sized cargo are equipped with lashing devises which allow for secure strapping and bracing of the cargo. Special permits are required for out of gauge cargo.