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SHIPPING CONTAINER DIMENSIONS & SPECIFICATIONS

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General Construction: Corrosion resistant Corten® steel construction.  Four high strength corner posts fitted with corner castings top and bottom, with interconnecting rails of high tensile steel, with corrugated steel side panels, roof panel and front wall.  Two pressed steel doors at rear of container, opening 270 degrees, with four hot dip galvanized locking bars, and fitted with watertight rubber seals.

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Testing: All containers are checked on the production line for dimensions, door operation, quality of construction and water tightness.

Floors: Hardwood plywood or bamboo (or optionally 4.5mm steel checker plate).

Lock Box: An optional lock box can be fitted to the doors.

Ventilators 6m Standard & High Cube: Two ventilators are affixed, one on each side wall.

Ventilators 12m Standard & High Cube: Four ventilators are affixed, two on each side wall.

Load Securing 6m Standard & High Cube: Each internal corner post is fitted with three lashing bars.  Twenty lashing rings are fitted, five on each bottom and top rails.

Load Securing 12m Standard & High Cube: Each internal corner post is fitted with three lashing bars.  Forty lashing rings are fitted, ten on each bottom and top rails.

Note: Measurements can vary so the below information should be used as a guide only.

 6m Standard6m High Cube12m Standard12m High Cube
Max Gross Weight30,480 kg30,480 kg32,500 kg32,500 kg
Tare Weight2,220 kg2,340 kg3,680 kg3,860 kg
External Length6056 mm6056 mm12192 mm1219 2mm
Internal Length5898 mm5898 mm12032 mm12032 mm
External Width2438 mm2438mm2438 mm2438 mm
Internal Width2352 mm2352 mm2352 mm2352 mm
External Height2592 mm2896 mm2592 mm2896 mm
Internal Height2392 mm2698 mm2392 mm2698 mm
Door Opening Width2340 mm2340 mm2340 mm2340 mm
Door Opening Height2280 mm2585 mm2280 mm2585 mm
Cubic Capacity33.2 cu/m37.5 cu/m67.7 cu/m76.4 cu/m 

General Construction: Corrosion resistant Muffler Grade Stainless Steel exterior with a three coat paint system and smooth High Grade Stainless Steel inner linings and aluminum scuff plates. An insulated base with aluminum “T” section floor rail and corrugation subfloor.

Testing: All containers are checked on the production line for dimensions, door operation, quality of construction and air tightness.

Note: Measurements can vary and therefore the below information should only be used as a guide.

 6m Standard12m High Cube
External Length6058 mm12192 mm
Internal Length5456 mm11590 mm
External Width2438 mm2438 mm
Internal Width2294 mm2294 mm
External Height2592 mm2896 mm
Internal Height2273 mm2554 mm
Door Opening Width2290 mm2290 mm
Door Opening Height2264 mm2569 mm
Maximum Cargo Height2221 mm2505 mm
Cubic Capacity28.4 cu/m67.9 cu/m
Tare Weight2,940 kg4,740 kg
Max Payload27,540 kg29,260 kg

General Construction: Corrosion resistant Corten® steel construction.  Four high strength corner posts fitted with corner castings top and bottom, with interconnecting rails of high tensile steel, with corrugated steel side panels, roof panel and front wall.

Testing: All containers are checked on the production line for dimensions, door operation, quality of construction and water tightness.

Floors: Hardwood plywood or bamboo.

Ventilators: Two ventilators are installed.

Note: Measurements can vary and therefore the below information should only be used as a guide.

 6m Standard6m High Cube
External Length6058 mm6058 mm
Internal Length5898 mm5898 mm
External Width2438 mm2438 mm
Internal Width2287 mm2287 mm
External Height2591 mm2896 mm
Internal Height2299 mm2607 mm
End Door Opening Height 2165 mm2494 mm
End Door Opening Width2114 mm2226 mm
Side Door Opening Height2154 mm2494 mm
Side Door Opening Width5702 mm5846 mm
Cubic Capacity31 cu/m35 cu/m
Gross Weight24000 kg24000 kg
Tare Weight3400 kg3250 kg

General Construction: Corrosion resistant Corten® steel construction.  Four high strength corner posts fitted with corner castings top and bottom, with interconnecting rails of high tensile steel, with corrugated steel side panels and front wall.  Two pressed steel doors at rear of container, opening 270 degrees, with four hot dip galvanized locking bars, and fitted with watertight rubber seals.

Testing: All containers are checked on the production line for dimensions, door operation, quality of construction and water tightness.

Floors: Hardwood plywood.

Note: Measurements can vary and therefore the below information should be used as a guide only.

 6m Standard12m Standard
External Length6056 mm12192 mm
Internal Length5902 mm12036 mm
External Width2438 mm2438 mm
Internal Width2352 mm2352 mm
External Height2592 mm2592 mm
Internal Height2348 mm2348 mm
Door Opening Width2340 mm2340 mm
Door Opening Height2280 mm2280 mm
Roof Aperture Length5674 mm11798 mm
Roof Aperture Width2252 mm2232 mm
Max Gross Weight30,480 kg32,500 kg
Tare Weight2,220 kg3,880 kg

General Construction: – Corrosion resistant Corten® steel construction. 
Floors: – Hardwood plywood.

Note: Measurements can vary and therefore the below information should be used as a guide only.

 20’ Standard40’ Standard

External Length

6058 mm

12192 mm

Deck Length

5850 mm

11984 mm

External Width

2438 mm

2438 mm

External Height

2591 mm

2591 mm

Deck Height

370 mm

647 mm

Side Access

5612 mm

11684 mm

Max Gross Weight

34,000 kg

50,000 kg

Tare Weight

2740 kg

5000 kg

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General Construction: Corrosion resistant Corten® steel construction.  Four high strength corner posts fitted with corner castings top and bottom, with interconnecting rails of high tensile steel, with corrugated steel side panels, roof panel and front wall.  Two pressed steel doors at rear of container, opening 270 degrees, with four hot dip galvanized locking bars, and fitted with watertight rubber seals.

Testing: All containers are checked on the production line for dimensions, door operation, quality of construction and water tightness.

Floors: Hardwood plywood or bamboo (or optionally 4.5mm steel checker plate).

Lock Box: An optional lock box can be fitted to the doors.

Ventilators 6m Standard & High Cube: Two ventilators are affixed, one on each side wall.

Ventilators 12m Standard & High Cube: Four ventilators are affixed, two on each side wall.

Load Securing 6m Standard & High Cube: Each internal corner post is fitted with three lashing bars.  Twenty lashing rings are fitted, five on each bottom and top rails.

Load Securing 12m Standard & High Cube: Each internal corner post is fitted with three lashing bars.  Forty lashing rings are fitted, ten on each bottom and top rails.

Note: Measurements can vary so the below information should be used as a guide only.

 6m Standard6m High Cube12m Standard12m High Cube
Max Gross Weight30,480 kg30,480 kg32,500 kg32,500 kg
Tare Weight2,220 kg2,340 kg3,680 kg3,860 kg
External Length6056 mm6056 mm12192 mm1219 2mm
Internal Length5898 mm5898 mm12032 mm12032 mm
External Width2438 mm2438mm2438 mm2438 mm
Internal Width2352 mm2352 mm2352 mm2352 mm
External Height2592 mm2896 mm2592 mm2896 mm
Internal Height2392 mm2698 mm2392 mm2698 mm
Door Opening Width2340 mm2340 mm2340 mm2340 mm
Door Opening Height2280 mm2585 mm2280 mm2585 mm
Cubic Capacity33.2 cu/m37.5 cu/m67.7 cu/m76.4 cu/m 
General Construction: Corrosion resistant Muffler Grade Stainless Steel exterior with a three coat paint system and smooth High Grade Stainless Steel inner linings and aluminum scuff plates. An insulated base with aluminum “T” section floor rail and corrugation subfloor. Testing: All containers are checked on the production line for dimensions, door operation, quality of construction and air tightness. Note: Measurements can vary and therefore the below information should only be used as a guide.
 6m Standard
External Length6058 mm
Internal Length5456 mm
External Width2438 mm
Internal Width2294 mm
External Height2592 mm
Internal Height2273 mm
Door Opening Width2290 mm
Door Opening Height2264 mm
Maximum Cargo Height2221 mm
Cubic Capacity28.4 cu/m
Tare Weight2,940 kg
Max Payload27,540 kg

At Premier Box our containers are carefully inspected to make sure we're offering the right container for your needs.

  • Tested - All containers are checked on the production line for dimensions, door operation, air & water tightness and quality of construction.
  • Strong, Durable & Secure - Shipping containers were designed to securely transport goods all over the world, traveling thousands of miles and battling the elements.
  • Secure - All of the portable storage and general purpose containers we hire out are fitted with a lock box as standard.
  • Resistant - Premier Box shipping containers are water resistant, air tight and vermin proof.
  • Perfect storage solution - Shipping containers are perfect for portable storage due to their strength, durability and corrosion resistant steel bodies.
  • Modifications - Premier Box offer a range of modification and conversion services to turn your container into a unique and functional space.

We'll match the right shipping container to
your needs, and to your budget.

For more information regarding new & used shipping containers for sale, give one of our friendly team members a call on 07 3888 3751 or request a quote online.

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