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Essex Container Hire & Sales

About Willbox Essex

Our container depot in Southend-on-Sea provides container hire to all of Essex, and was established with the future of container traffic from DP World London Gateway in mind. Our Southend-on-Sea depot is in a fantastic location to provide container hire in Essex, North and East London, as well as Kent.

Willbox are a well known steel storage container hire company, however more recently the company has been providing the hire of anti-vandal Site Cabins (Site Accommodation Units) which includes anti-vandal site offices, canteens, Drying rooms, and a range of self-powered welfare units. Along with this, Willbox hire steel toilet blocks, as well as portable chemical toilets.


Willbox have a modern equipment fleet, and most of our containers and cabins are less than four years old, meaning that we have one of the most modern fleets of storage containers in London, and Essex. As one of the UK’s main shipping container traders, we carry a large quantity of stock of New One-way ISO Shipping Containers that are available at low prices; so if you are looking to buy a shipping container in London, or Essex Willbox are the perfect choice.

You can rest assured that with Willbox your anti-vandal cabin or shipping container, will be delivered using one of our state of the art Hiab crane vehicles. Willbox Ltd operate both rigid and articulated hiab crane vehicles, and our expertly trained drivers and crane operators will be able to safely and precisely situate the container or welfare unit on your site.

Working closely with the construction industry, Willbox provides many of the storage container and cabins used for building sites in London, and we are best known for our involvement with the Cross Rail sites, and Kings Cross Redevelopment project. If you are looking for storage containers or steel cabins for your building site in London, Essex, or Kent Willbox are on hand to help.

Southend-on-Sea is a town and borough in Essex with a population of approximately 175,000. The town is located 40 miles east of central London, and it is therefore a perfect location for providing container hire to London, and Essex. Southend-on-Sea is bordered to the north by Rochford, and to the west by Castle Point.

The town has benefitted recently from large infrastructure projects, and also the building of London Southend Airport. This has meant the requirement for storage container hire in Southend-on-Sea, and the hire of cabins has been very frequent. Southend is well known for a number of land marks, these include Southend Pleasure Pier, The Kursall, and the Cliff Lift.

Being situated in Rochford, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, provides a perfect location for Willbox to hire shipping containers, and steel site cabins. Willbox service a number of locations from our Southend depot, including: Southend-on-Sea, Rochford, Basildon, Chelmsford, Clacton-on-Sea, Harwich, Felixstowe, Woodbridge, Ipswich, Stowmarket, Bury St Edmunds, Sudbury, Haverhill, Luton, Stevenage, Harlow, St Albans, Watford, Barnet, Enfield, Romford, London, Hounslow, Grays, Croydon, Sutton, Crawley, Gravesend, Gillingham, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Hastings, Ashford, Folkestone, Dover, Deal, Margate, Canterbury, Whitstable, Maidstone, Dartford, Purfleet, Tilbury, Dagenham.

Please see below the full range of storage containers and steel shipping containers that Willbox hire in Southend-On-Sea, and well as our anti vandal cabins, and welfare units.

The equipment that Willbox can offer for hire and sale in Southend-On-Sea, Esses, and surrounding areas includes:

  • Storage containers 5’ – 45’ (Including ISO Shipping containers)
  • Open Top Containers
  • Side Opening Containers
  • Tunnel Containers
  • Flat Pack Containers
  • Flat Rack Containers
  • Platform Containers
  • ISO Tanks
  • High Cube Containers
  • Refrigerated Containers
  • Offshore DNV 2.7-1 Containers

Willbox also provides a wide range of Site Accommodation (Anti-Vandal Cabins) in Southend-On-Sea, Essex, and London including:

  • Site Offices
  • Canteens
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Drying Rooms
  • Welfare units
  • Toilet Blocks (2+1 and 3+1 Blocks)
  • Portable Chemical Toilets
  • Combination Units
  • Container and Cabin Stacks
  • Staircases
  • Effluent Tanks

Willbox Essex

Blue House Farm Brentwood Road West Horndon Essex CM13 3LX
01702 416953

About Willbox

Willbox, part of the Williams Shipping Group, has over 25 years’ experience in container hire and new and used shipping container sales. We can supply containers to meet any need, including site accommodation, storage, and bespoke containers modified to your requirements, and our consultancy service is here to help you make the best choice.

We deliver nationwide from over 20 depots across the country – contact us now for fast and efficient container services.

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Our Accreditations:
Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce
British Association of Removers
Hampshire Chamber of Commerce
Construction Plant Hire Association
Road Haulage Association
Self Storage Association
BV Cert ISO 9001, 14001, 45001