Special Shipping Containers

Special Shipping Containers

ContainerCo offers a range of specialised shipping containers for sale NZ wide. We are aware that many projects will require containers that cater to over-height or over-width cargo – and we’re here to help!

 

Some of our oversized transport solutions include:

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20ft and 40ft Containers with Collapsible-End Flat Racks

Flat racks are most suited to the transportation and shipping of large or oversize equipment. In addition, the collapsible ends allow for easy stacking and storage of multiple racks.  

A recent and more popular purpose for flat rack shipping containers is for temporary bridges to enable farm machinery or stock to cross creeks and streams or to replace small bridges damaged due to flood events.

20ft Collapsible-end Container Specifications

Flat Rack inside length 5,610mm
Flat Rack inside width 2,200mm
Flat Rack inside height 2,210mm
Approx. tare weight 2,749kg
Approx. maximum cargo capacity 20,050kg

40ft Collapsible-end Container Specifications

Flat Rack inside length 11,776mm
Flat Rack inside width 2,200mm
Flat Rack inside height 1,955mm
Approx. tare weight 5,100kg
Approx. maximum cargo capacity 44,900kg

Open Top Shipping Containers

If you have oversized equipment and/or goods that exceed the height of the average shipping container, we have exactly what you need. You can rent or buy containers with open tops, which are ideal for these tricky situations. The containers have a removable tarpaulin cover supported by steel truss rods instead of the standard steel roof. Open yops are also ideal for transporting bulky goods.

20ft Open Top Shipping Container Specifications

Interior length 5,902mm
Interior width 2,350mm
Interior height 2,350mm
Gross weight 30,480kg
Tare weight 2,260kg
Payload 28,220kg
Cubic volume 32.2m3

Note: The above specification for cargo in the open-top containers are for new or relatively new shipping containers. The recommended weight changes depending on the age of the container. For more specific information on a particular container, contact your local sales office for details or contact our head office on 0508 73 28 73.

40ft Open Top Shipping Container Specifications

Internal length 12,030mm
Internal width 2,350mm
Internal height 2,350mm
Gross weight 30,480kg
Tare weight 3,950kg
Payload 26,500kg
Cubic volume 66.5m3

Note: The above specification for cargo in the open-top containers are for new or relatively new shipping containers. The recommended weight changes depending on the age of the container. For more specific information on a particular container, contact your local sales office for details or contact our head office on 0508 73 28 73.

Side Opening Shipping Containers

If you’re interested in a shipping container with increased accessibility, we also sell and lease side-opening shipping containers. The full-side access does not compromise the size or portability of the container – you’ll have more options regarding the loading methods available for packing your items.

20 foot Side Opening

On top of the usual end doors, these 20 ft containers have full side access to the interior. These containers are recommended for lengthy items and palletised items which can be loaded using a forklift.

Interior length 5,898mm
Interior width 2,288mm
Interior height 2,559mm
Gross weight 24,000kg
Tare weight 3,250kg
Payload 20,750kg
Cubic volume 31m3
Door width 5821mm

40 foot Side Opening

We also have 40 ft side opening options, providing you with heaps of easily accessible space. 

Interior length 5,898mm
Interior width 2,288mm
Interior height 2,559mm
Gross weight 24,000kg
Tare weight 3,250kg
Payload 20,750kg
Cubic volume 31m3
Door width 5821mm

Note: The above specification for cargo in the side opening containers are for new or relatively new shipping containers. The recommended weight changes depending on the age of the container. For more specific information on a particular container, contact your local sales office for details or contact our head office on 0508 73 28 73.

Double Doors (double doors at both ends)

20ft Double Doors

These containers include double doors at each end of either a 20 ft or 40 ft shipping container.

Length 6m
Width 2.4m
Height 2.6m
Cubic capacity 37m3
Tare weight 2,300kg

40ft Double Doors
The double door on each end allows for easy loading and unloading. These containers are recommended for items that need quick access regardless of location within the shipping container.

Length 12m
Width 2.4m
Height (high cube) 2.9m
Cubic capacity 74m3

Dangerous Goods Storage Shipping Containers

In both a 10 ft and 20 ft option, the Dangerous Goods Storage Containers come with bunded flooring. These special shipping containers have a spill capacity of 1,250L and 3,940L, respectively. although regulations vary from region to region, the general rule is that the spill capacity needs to be a minimum one third of the total liquid volume within the container.

ContainerCo offers a range of specifically built containers for chemical and liquid storage and other potentially hazardous goods. Our Dangerous Goods containers enable the safe and secure storage of oils, fuels, paints, thinners and classified flammables. The Dangerous Goods containers are also ideal for the storage of non-hazardous liquids. These special shipping containers these special containers minimise the risks associated with spillages and hazardous fumes. ContainerCo can offer dangerous goods container modifications NZ wide to suit your specific size requirements. As regulations vary from region to region, please discuss with our experienced team to identify the best solution for your needs.

Four Door Shipping Containers

Four Door Shipping Containers

These containers are an excellent option for those looking to separate the contents of their storage. The separate compartments allow you to split your items so they are able to be accessed easily.

At ContainerCo, we can provide various containers NZ wide to suit general purposes or specialised needs. In addition, you can hire or purchase containers from one of our 12 depots across New Zealand. With 40ft, 20ft and 10ft shipping containers for sale NZ wide, you’re sure to find the size and configuration that suits your needs.

Free call us today at 0508 73 28 73 or enquire online to chat with us about our extensive range of container options. Our team is ready to help you and get your next project on the road!

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