Open Top Shipping Containers For Sale
Open top shipping containers are designed to transport bulky or heavy cargo that will not fit through normal container doors or require a crane for efficient loading. Items often shipping in open top shipping containers include goods, pipes, steel bars, cables, mining materials and logs. With open top shipping containers, it is extremely easy to load bulk goods with!
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Used 20 ft – Open Top Shipping Containers Standard Height For Sale
Open top shipping containers are designed to transport bulky or heavy cargo that will not fit through normal container doors or require a crane for efficient loading. Items often shipping in open top shipping containers include goods, pipes, steel bars, cables, mining materials and logs. With open top shipping containers, it is extremely easy to load bulk goods with a crane.
While general purpose shipping containers are extremely useful and handy, they are not ideal for carrying oversized loads or wide cargo. The shipping industry, however, continues to evolve and has found a solution to that problem known as open top shipping containers.
The used 20’ open top shipping containers from Container Traders are made of solid steel and have hardwood floor. They come equipped with top loading and door loading capability and come with PVC tarpaulins to help cover your items and protect them from the weather. Once the container is loaded, attachable bows are placed over top and a wind and water resistant tarpaulin with eyelet is secured over the bows and the container. The tarpaulins allow for a watertight, windproof seal and are waterproof and secure. The bows and tarpaulins can be easily be removed for quick access. The open top shipping containers are study and strong and will handle the heaviest of cargo loads.
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Cost Effective Transport
Container Traders offers a wide selection of used 20’ open top shipping containers at incredible prices. Made of high quality steel, our containers have double doors at either end for easy access to the container and it can be loaded and unloaded with a forklift if necessary. The open top shipping containers are ideal for heavy machinery, mining equipment, logs, dry cargo, minerals and chemicals. These are the most common cargoes for open top containers.
While they have an open top, the 20’ open top shipping containers will still keep your items protected. Once the cargo has been loaded, the open top container is fitted with a header rail and bow supports and the roof is secured over the top. The soft roof is made of extremely strong and durable tarpaulin which is secured into place. There are hard roof options available made of heavy steel and move into place by a crane. While the soft roofs are very durable, some may prefer the extra protection of a hard top roof. Once the roof is secure, the open top container is as secure as a regular shipping container. So while they are excellent for heavy loads, open top containers can also be used for regular cargo when necessary as they are easily covered with a strong tarpaulin. You can use the standard double doors to load items in with a forklift if a crane is not available. This makes them extremely valuable and useful in a variety of situations.
Watertight Roof, that folds open for loading- Genius
The roof is very important to the container’s structural support so the open top does not stay open as the name implies. The container cannot be shipped without the top so if items that are too tall or bulky for a regular container may not fit in an open top container but will probably fit into a flat rack container. The 20’ open top shipping containers are just as strong and durable as general purpose shipping containers. They will protect your items from the elements, weather, animals or insects.
The 20’ open top containers are very easy to load with a crane from above. This is very useful for shipping, construction and mining industries. Open top containers make loading and unloading incredibly fast and efficient. Additionally, once they are covered with a tarp, the open top shipping containers can be easily stacked on top of one another which means you have to ship or store a large amount of items in multiple containers, you can easily do so with the open top shipping containers.
The 20’ open top shipping containers are versatile investments for your business. When you often have to transport or store large or bulky items, you want to ensure you can do so easily and conveniently with a crane or a forklift. But there may be times when you do not need to store or ship something that can be loaded by a crane or a forklift but that can be manually loaded in and that’s when open top shipping container are best used! Open top shipping containers can have their items loaded in with a crane or they can be used a traditional general purpose shipping containers. You simply need to attach the tarpaulin with the bows before you load in your cargo and the open top shipping container will act just a traditional general purpose shipping container would. This can be extremely useful when you have a wide variety of shipping or storing needs as many companies do. With the open top shipping container, you will have the best of both worlds with flexibility and ease of load in from overhead and the strong structural support of a traditional general purpose shipping container.
Transport anywhere on any mode of transport
Shipping containers are some of the most durable containers in the world. They are built to withstand long journeys on shipping lines and can handle anything. Because of their heavy duty nature, shipping containers often last longer than the original need their owners had for them. Because of this durable nature, second hand shipping containers are widely purchased and used and are extremely cost effective ways to ship large items. The second hand shipping containers available from Container Traders are of the highest quality. We perform quality inspections on our shipping containers to ensure they will remain as strong and sturdy as they were when they were brand new! While your open top shipping container from Container Traders may have some slight signs of wear and tear, they are still extremely durable, sturdy and secure! The used 20’ open top shipping containers from Container Traders will keep your large items protected and secure during transport or storage and will save you money from having to invest in brand new container!
Container Traders is the leading provide of shipping containers in Australia. We specialise in a high quality of shipping container. We only sell containers made of the strongest steel and with the newest features. Our used containers are all quality checked for assurance so you can rest assured that they are the strongest on the market! When you are shipping or storing large and heavy items, you want to be certain that you are using the strong shipping container available on the market and that is what you receive when you invest with Container Traders! The 20’ open top shipping containers from Container Traders will provide you with the sturdiest and easiest solution for transporting and storing your large and heavy items.
At Container Traders, are are shipping and storing experts and we make the process of finding the right shipping container easy and efficient! Our friendly experts are ready to help you determine your shipping or storing needs and will help you find the right container. We provide a wide variety of general purpose and speciality containers, all at incredible prices. You will be confident that you are truly getting the best shipping container for you. Our experts will be able to answer any questions you may have about your 20’ open top shipping container. If you are unsure if you need a general purpose shipping container, open top shipping container or flat rack shipping container, we will assess your goods and help find the best selection. Whichever type of shipping container you may choose, you will receive the quality product and the excellent prices that Container Traders is known for!
Container Traders has locations across Australia so we are able to provide fast delivery to you wherever you are located. When you are ready to purchase your used 20’ open top shipping container, our quick delivery team will bring your container at your convenience so you can continue shipping and storing your large items!
Transporting, storing and shipping heavy and bulky items requires a certain amount of strength that you will always find at Container Traders. Our containers are just as secure as they are strong and your items will be protected from every type of weather, wind, rain or animal that may try to access the container! The 20’ open top shipping containers are fully secure and while, the heavy tarpaulin is extremely strong and durable. Convenient, easy to move and easy to stack, the 20’ open top shipping containers are the practical and cost effective solution for shipping and storing large quantities of large and bulky items. They make loading and unloading extremely easy and fast which allows you to work faster. Purchasing a used container that is convenient, versatile and strong all adds up to an incredible investment for your business. Contact Container Traders today to learn more about our wide variety of used 20’ open top shipping containers and how they can help your business!
Dimensions and Sizing
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