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About 40ft Shipping Containers

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40ft shipping containers are extremely versatile and practical storage and shipping units. These containers represent the best solution for medium and up to oversized shipping or storage demands.

The 40ft containers are also the best choice for projects involving modifications in the interior of the container such as creating shelving space, racking solutions, and more.

Currently, these 40ft shipping containers are available at a great value through Willbox, for sale or for hire. Check out our product line of containers and contact us for more details and instant help.

Shipping containers are available to purchase new from existing stocks, or made to order. For more information and specifications, download the PDF below or contact us.

40ft shipping containers for different needs

The 40ft shipping container represents the industry standard for multimodal transportation (by rail, sea, and road). Besides shipping, the 40ft containers also represent flexible and practical solutions for other applications such as mobile storage or even mobile sales ventures.

● Containers equipped with multiple air vents to ensure proper ventilation
● Weatherproof units
● Extra durable flooring
● Several lashing points
● Different colours available
● Different door styles available

We offer a varied range of both new and used 40ft containers for sale or hire. You can also choose among standard, high cube, side opening, tunnel or open top 40ft shipping containers. Select the one that best suits your project requirements.

40ft shipping containers technical specifications

Exterior sizes:
Length: 40ft / 12.2m
Height: 8ft 6in / 2.6m
Width: 8ft / 2.43m

Interior sizes:
Length: 39ft 5in / 12.04
Height: 7ft 10in / 2.39m
Width: 7ft 8in / 2.35m

Door sizes:
Width: 7ft 8in / 2.34m
Height: 7ft 5in/ 2.28m
Max. Gross Weight of a 40ft Container is 30,480kg.

Looking to compare sizes? Download our container size chart.

We would like to thank Willbox for the prompt & exemplary service which meant that nothing was too much trouble! Centre Manager Russell's Garden Centre
I know that shipping containers are not normally something to get too excited about, but the level of service you have provided me with recently certainly is! Dave Whitwham Eaton Corporation

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We originally wanted a container and a portaloo, but changed to just a portaloo. There was no problem about changing our requirements, and the portaloo arrived on time and was sited with no fuss or bother. We haven't had a service yet, but we aren't expecting any problems.
We are doing a big renovation and needed a container for our furniture for 8 or 9 months. Willbox were by far the best price , responded immediately to our enquiry , delivered exactly on time with a very helpful driver . It was a brand new container and extremely clean. Monthly billing clear and precise . If you need a container I wouldn’t bother looking anywhere else. Whole team at Willbox are helpful responsive and friendly . Overall first class
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