40ft General Purpose Container

This is available for hirebuy usedbuy new

Boasting a massive 67.6 cubic metres of space this is the workhorse of the international shipping trade.

  • 12 meters in length
  • 2.4 meters wide
  • New – 40ft containers include full corner posts designed for clients who want to streamline relocation operations
  • Used – 40ft containers are popular for modifications for accommodation and office blocks
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  • Certification of containers is available to our clients at no additional charge when ordering.
  • For an additional charge A CSC (Container Safety Convention) Safety approval Certificate can be provided for customers requiring overseas shipment.
  • Whether you’re railing the container interstate or shipping overseas our I.I.C.L.certified inspectors can assist.

Features and Use

For those in search of a versatile container with the space to handle the most demanding transport and storage challenges this is the ideal solution.

  • Manufactured from corten steel
  • 28mm thick marine ply flooring
  • Robust, secure and built to last

Modifications to 40ft containers include cafes, flammable goods storage, gun safes, archive & furniture storage, garden sheds, work sites storage.

More About General Purpose Containers

General purpose containers have been the backbone of the international and domestic freight industry for over 35 years. At Gateway we make it our business to source the best used and new containers to provide our clients with tough, value for money container solutions based on these tried and tested boxes, available in standard 10ft, 20ft and 40ft options. Whether you need safe and secure storage, a road transport solution or even accommodation or retail solutions, Gateway will supply the right container (A or B grade is most popular), and make sure it’s the best value every time all backed up by our comprehensive no nonsense guarantee. Feature Highlights: High strength, long lasting corrosion resistant steel construction Quality hinges and finishes extend lifespan Weather resistant – suitable for harsh Australian conditions Easy to use security features Easy to transport Small enough to suit clients with limited space Comprehensive Gateway Guarantee For a full listing of container types, simply view our online range which will make choosing your ideal container solution easier than ever before or call one of our container solutions experts on 07 3348 6463.

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Interior Width 2352mm
Interior Height 2395mm
Interior Length 12032mm
Exterior Width 2440mm
Exterior Height 2600mm
Exterior Length 12200mm

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