Category: Mining

Accessorising shipping container shelters

Shipping container shelters, or rural container sheds are just some of the ways Container Traders can help you to successfully store or cover your equipment or machinery – but did you know that there’s a full range of accessories that you can get to customize them? Whether your after a fully contained area or simply […]

Temporary Storage with Shipping Containers

Shipping containers are used, all around the world, every day, for many different uses – and they can be modified to be used in every other way, but the main reason most people and businesses buy or hire a container is for storage. Long term or short term, shipping containers are perfect for storage. The […]

Switchroom Containers: What are they?

Also known as a control room, a switch room basically operates an entire electrical area or job site. A switch room generally needs to be custom built to suit the needs of the business, or the electrical equipment that it needs to run – and they often need to be on site, and be in […]

Dangerous Goods Shipping Containers

Dangerous goods, considered to be any item that is hazardous, or flammable within Australian Standard AS1940, still need to be shipped around between worksites – but how? Enter the Dangerous Goods Shipping Container! Made from traditionally sized shipping containers, usually 10ft or 20ft in length and either general purpose or high cube heights, a Dangerous […]

Rural Container Sheds

When permanent structures built traditionally aren’t an option for either functionality or financial reasons, what do you do? Order a Rural Container Shed from the Container Traders of course! A Rural Container Shed is a hybrid shelter storage space with a flexible design that enables you to have an outside mount with a large space […]

Shipping Container Accomodation Part 2 – Accessories

Last week, we started looking into shipping container accomodation, (see here) and why it’s becoming more and more commonplace to use a shipping container as the base for creating your own space. After you’ve answered the questions of; what purpose the accommodation will be used for, where location the accommodation will be and what your […]

Shipping Container Accomodation: Here’s what you should look at first.

With a high surge in the trend of downsizing and minimising possessions, there is an even larger trend pattern developing with shipping container accomodation. Affordable, transportable and easily modified, shipping containers are the seemingly perfect example of minimalist living. But what do you need to do to get one for yourself? How to obtain or […]

How to create a Workshop from a Shipping Container

One of the main features of a shipping container is that they’re so easily customisable they can be turned into an object for so many different uses. One of the most common modifications that is requested is to convert a container into a functional workshop. But what is actually involved in this? YOUR INPUT The […]

Positioning Shipping Containers for a Shelter

Container Shelters are a popular storage solution for outdoor equipment that can’t fit into shipping containers. Not only are they easy to install and highly durable, but they are specifically made for Australian wind ratings. Container Shelters feature a waterproof, UV Stabilised 250GSM Polyethylene fabric cover – which has a low flammability index – and […]

Mining Exploration – Transportation & Storage

Mining Exploration covers all facets of the mining industry from actual exploration through to mining, processing and transport. As the demands for mineral resources, energy and water continue, companies are increasingly looking for an environmentally friendly solution to transporting specialised equipment that needs to be mobile and often secured. High value geological and mining equipment […]