20FT SEA CONTAINER
Containers Direct sell both new and second hand sea containers, suitable for shipping cargo abroad. Usually known a shipping container, the 20ft sea containers conforms to ISO* standards (*International Organisation for Standardisation) which regulates both the size and design of the container. These regulations developed after the Second World War to support a huge increase in international trade by reducing transport costs and maximising efficiency.
Specifications of an ISO 20ft sea container
- Structure: Galvanised steel structure, with marine ply flooring, steel lockable doors at the front end
- Length: 20'
- Height: 8' 6'' Width: 8'
- Cubic capacity: 1160cu'
- Maximum gross weight: 24,000kg