Container Dimensions

The information concerning container and trailer dimensions can vary by steamship line and manufacture. Please verify this information with our office before you act upon it. Note permissible weight limits for road and rail transport.

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Standard Containers 20|40ft

  • Suitable for any general purpose
  • 20' containers equipped with liner bags suitable for bulk cargo, e.g. malt
  • Fork-lift pockets on a number of the 20' containers
  • Gooseneck tunnel on all 40' containers
  • Numerous lashing devices on the top and bottom longitudinal rails and the corner posts
  • Lashing devices have an allowable load of 1000 kg (2 205 lbs) each

Flat Rack 20ft

  • Especially for heavy loads and overwidth cargo
  • Non-containerizable cargo can be placed on several flats positioned side by side on deck or in the vessel's hatches
  • Strong bottom construction with fixed endwalls (which allow bracing and lashing of cargo as well as stacking)
  • Fork-lift pockets on a number of the 20' containers
  • Numerous very strong lashing devices on the corner posts, longitudinal rails and on the floor
  • Lashing devices on the longitudinal rails of 20' containers have an allowable load of 2000 kg respectively 4000 kg (4410 lbs respectively 8820 lbs) each
  • Trans port of heavy loads concentrated on a small load transfer area is possible
  • Flats are delivered without stanchions. If stanchions are required, please inform us, when booking

Open Top Containers 20ft

  • Especially for overheight cargo, loading from above, e.g. by crane, loading from door side, e.g. with cargo hanging from overhead tackle
  • Door header can be swung out on all Open Top Containers
  • Tarpaulins make the inside weatherproof
  • Upon request, one way tarpaulins can be ordered for your disposal. For fastening tarpaulins, lashing bars at the walls outside are available. Using one way tarpaulins requires the corner castings to be accessible
  • Fork-lift pockets on a number of the 20' containers
  • The load capacity of the floor for use with fork-lift trusks exceeds the ISO standard by 33% on all 20' open top containers
  • Numerous lashing devices on the top and bottom longitudinal rails and the corner posts
  • Lashing devices have an allowable load of 1000 kg (2 205 lbs) each

High Cube Standard Containers 40ft

  • Especially for light, voluminous cargo and overheight cago up to max. 2,70 m (8' 10-1/4")
  • Gooseneck tunnel on all 40' containers
  • Numerous lashing devices on the top and bottom longitudinal rails and the corner posts
  • Lashing devices have an allowable load of 1000 kg (2 205 lbs) each
  • Height of door opening less than inside height
  • Considered overheight for inland transportation

Flat Rack 40ft

  • Especially for heavy loads and overwidth cargo
  • Non-containerizable cargo can be placed on several flats positioned side by side on deck or in the vessel's hatches
  • Strong bottom construction with fixed endwalls (which allow bracing and lashing of cargo as well as stacking)
  • Fork-lift pockets on a number of the 20' containers
  • Numerous very strong lashing devices on the corner posts, longitudinal rails and on the floor
  • Lashing devices on the longitudinal rails of 20' containers have an allowable load of 2000 kg respectively 4000 kg (4410 lbs respectively 8820 lbs) each
  • Transport of heavy loads concentrated on a small load transfer area is possible
  • Flats are delivered without stanchions. If stanchions are required, please inform us, when booking

Open Top Containers 40ft

  • Especially for overheight cargo, loading from above, e.g. by crane, loading from door side, e.g. with cargo hanging from overhead tackle
  • Door header can be swung out on all Open Top Containers
  • Tarpaulins make the inside weatherproof
  • Upon request, one way tarpaulins can be ordered for your disposal. For fastening tarpaulins, lashing bars at the walls outside are available. Using one way tarpaulins requires the corner castings to be accessible
  • Fork-lift pockets on a number of the 20' containers
  • The load capacity of the floor for use with fork-lift trusks exceeds the ISO standard by 33% on all 20' open top containers
  • Numerous lashing devices on the top and bottom longitudinal rails and the corner posts
  • Lashing devices have an allowable load of 1000 kg (2 205 lbs) each