40ft Insulated Container

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Gateway’s 40ft insulated shipping containers are designed to protect your stored goods from high and low temperatures.

  • temperature sensitive goods
  • short or long term storage
  • refurbished insulated containers make great living spaces
This is covered by our Gateway Guarantee™
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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

Gateway specialises in 40ft insulated containers, engineered to be suitable for a wide variety of Australian conditions.

  • Solid steel structural components
  • Recycled refrigerated container or insulated general purpose container options
  • General purpose containers fitted with Marine Ply flooring
  • Non-Operating refrigerated containers have stainless inner walls with aluminium flooring
  • Standard double doors
  • Full 270 degree opening

We can also modify containers to your specifications and supply lock boxes and other additional security modifications to ensure that your container is secure from weather, vandals and other potential thefts.

More About 40ft Shipping Container

Boasting a massive 67.6sqm of space this shipping container is the workhorse of the international shipping trade and will provide you with all the space, versatility and security of world class storage. For those looking for shipping containers for sale with the space to handle the toughest transport and storage problems, this is the ideal solution. It is also very common to modify these containers for office use, and to build architectural homes! All Gateway containers are built to industry leading specifications and are backed up by our comprehensive no nonsense guarantee. Feature Highlights: High strength, long lasting corrosion resistant steel construction Additional air vents be prevent condensation buildup Quality hinges and finishes extend lifespan Weather resistant – suitable for harsh Australian conditions Easy to use security features Gateway Guarantee See our full selection of New and Second Hand Shipping Containers to find your ideal container solution. Other container sizes are available, such as the 10ft shipping container and the 20ft shipping container. You can also contact us on 07 3067 7128 to speak with one of our container solutions experts.

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External 12.2m long x 2.4m wide x 2.9m high
Internal 11.56m long x 2.29m wide x 2.5m high
Containers are manufactured with Aluminium exterior cladding supported by corten steel corner posts and rails
Interior is lined with stainless steel – Flooring is aluminium T section

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