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Dry Containers|Reefer|Special Equipment
Dry Containers
Generally dry containers come in several sizes and designs:
  • 20' with a payload of up to 28.3 metric ton
  • 40' - both 8'6" and 9'6" high cube - with a payload of up to 30.4 metric ton
  • 45' - 9'6" high cube - with a total capacity of 86 cbm

Dry/steel
Type Size m3 ft3
20' standard 20' x 8' x 8'6" 33 1,170
40' standard 40' x 8' x 8'6" 67 2,390
40' high 40' x 8' x 9'6" 76 2,714
45' high 45' x 8' x 9'6" 85 3,040

Dry/Aluminum
Type Size m3 ft3
45' high 45' x 8' x 9'6" 86 3,071

Please note there may be slight size variations for some containers, as well as limitations regarding acceptance in certain locations.

Special features
  • Hanger beams which allow the transport of garments on hangers without further packing
  • Extra high payload and extra door width versions
  • Bull rings and lashing bars to give your cargo added security
  • Ventilated containers for crops such as coffee and cocoa
 
Reefer ^ Top
Focusing on the transport of perishable products, Expert reefer consultants at the terminals and on board the vessels ensure that the containers are monitored 24 hours a day. This means longer shelf life and a higher market value for your products.

Reefer/Steel
Type Size m3 ft3
20' standard 20' x 8' x 8'6" 28 988
40' standard 40' x 8' x 8'6" 63 2,250

Reefer/Aluminum
Type Size m3 ft3
20' standard 20' x 8' x 8'6" 27 964
40' standard 40' x 8' x 8'6" 67 2393

For dimensions of specific units, please contact our office. Dimensions vary within container series.
Special features
  • Super Cool version maintaining a cargo temperature of -27°C/ -15°F
  • Dehumidification system ensuring optimum humidity inside the container
  • Controlled atmosphere providing optimum conditions, improving quality and shelf life
  • Environmentally friendly CFC free R-134A refrigerant
  • Super freezers capable of maintaining temperatures as low as -60°C/ -76°F

Special Equipment ^ Top
For oversized or very heavy cargo.

20' and 40' flat racks and artificial tween decks (ATD) have fixed or collapsible end walls. They are suitable for top or side loading and ideal for heavy machinery, pipes etc.

20' and 40' open top containers have removable roof bows and tarpaulin covers.

Flat Rack/steel
Type Size Payload (kg) Payload (lbs)
20' fixed corner 20' x 8' x 8'6" 21,470 47,331
20' collapsible 20' x 8' x 8'6" 27,150 59,853
40' fixed corner 40' x 8' x 8'6" 25,000 55,115
40' open end 40' x 8' x 9'6" 40,500 89,287
40' flush fold 40' x 8' x 9'6" 39,800 87,744

Flat Rack/Steel
Type Size Payload (kg) Payload (lbs)
40' ATD 40' x 8' x 20'3/8" 39,580 87,256

Open Top/Steel
Type Size Payload (kg) Payload (lbs)
20' open top 20' x 8' x 8'6" 32 1,143

Open Top/Aluminum
Type Size Payload (kg) Payload (lbs)
20' open top 20' x 8' x 8'6" 32 1,143
40' open top 40' x 8' x 8'6" 66 2,355

Please note there may be slight size variations for some containers, as well as limitations regarding acceptance in certain locations.
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