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General Purpose Containers for Hire Brisbane & Sunshine Coast

The Premier Box general purpose 10′, 20′ and 40′ shipping container hire fleet, is so adaptable that it can cover just about any challenge you can think off. General purpose shipping containers have been the work horses of the international and domestic freight industry for over 35 years. Continuous improvement to the design and construction means today’s general purpose storage containers are more robust and cost effective than ever. 


10' High Cube Container


20' Container


40' High Cube Container

We'll help you choose a container that's right for you.

General Purpose Shipping Container Uses:

  • Domestic Freight Transport
  • Furniture Removals
  • Mobile Warehouse
  • On Site Self Storage
  • Plant & Machinery Storage
  • Site Sheds

All hires are subject to the following:

  • A copy of our shipping container hire agreement needs to be viewed and approved, prior to delivery.
  • Delivery and collection is charged on the first hire invoice, along with the first 30 days hire – this invoice is payable prior to delivery.
  • After the first 30 days we bill monthly in advance.

If you are in Brisbane or the Sunshine Coast and you need to hire a shipping container, you can rely on us for super fast delivery of the highest quality general purpose containers. Premier Shipping Containers has a dedicated fleet of portable storage containers for hire. This coupled with our extensive transport options allows for a speedy delivery at short notice.

Also we now hire shipping containers with shelving. Both 10′ shipping containers and 20′ shipping containers are available with this option.

Premier shipping container hire prices and agreements, are extremely flexible and economical. What’s more, because we have a fleet of hire containers on stand by, we can often have shipping container delivered to you within 24 hours of your initial inquiry.

A dedicated hire fleet means fast delivery at short notice.

Shipping Container Dimensions

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.

shipping container volume calculator to help figure out what size shipping container you will need

Need help figuring out what size shipping container you need? Click to use our handy shipping container volume calculator to add up all your goods and find the right size shipping container.

From the Blog: What You Should Know About Corten Steel

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 

For more information regarding general purpose shipping containers for hire, send us a quote request or please give us a call on 07 3888 3011

Call Us On 1800 601 194

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