40ft Flat Rack Containers

Flat Rack Containers

40ft Flat Rack Containers for Hire in Bristol: Your Solution for Oversized Cargo Challenges

Transporting or storing heavy, oversized cargo presents unique challenges. But with our 40ft flat rack containers available for hire in Bristol, those challenges become opportunities. Engineered to handle extreme loads and built to withstand the rigours of international shipping, these containers provide unmatched versatility and cost-effective solutions for businesses across the South West.

Why Flat Racks Are the Ideal Choice:

  • Maximize Your Payload: Unlike standard containers, flat racks are specifically designed for heavy-duty applications. Their robust construction and high payload capacity make them ideal for transporting massive machinery, bulky construction materials, and other oversized items that won't fit in traditional containers.
  • Simplify Loading and Unloading: With collapsible ends on both sides, flat racks offer unparalleled access for loading and unloading your cargo. This makes them perfect for handling items with unusual dimensions or those requiring specialized equipment.
  • Optimize Shipping Costs: Their efficient design and ability to be stacked when empty help minimize transportation costs, making them a budget-friendly option for businesses of all sizes.
  • Streamline Temporary Storage: Need a secure, weather-resistant storage solution for your oversized cargo? Flat racks provide ample space and protection from the elements, serving as your site's ideal temporary storage facility.

Versatility Beyond Transport:

While flat racks are primarily used for shipping, their unique design opens up a world of possibilities beyond transport. Their strength, durability, and modularity make them perfect for creating:

  • Temporary Bridges: Quickly and easily construct sturdy bridges for construction projects, events, or emergencies.
  • Staging Platforms: Create elevated workspaces for construction crews, equipment operators, or event organizers.
  • Secure Storage Units: Utilize them as robust, weather-resistant storage containers for oversized materials and equipment.

Our Commitment to Quality and Safety:

Every flat rack container in our fleet undergoes meticulous inspection by independent experts to ensure it meets or exceeds international shipping standards. This guarantees that your cargo will be transported safely and securely, no matter where it's headed.

Why Choose Our Flat Rack Containers?

  • Exceptional Capacity: Designed to handle extremely heavy loads.
  • Global Compatibility: Compliant with international shipping standards.
  • Versatile Loading: Features collapsible ends for easy access and flexibility.
  • Cost-Effective: Hiring provides a cost-effective alternative to purchasing.
  • Fast & Convenient: We offer competitive rates and prompt delivery to your site.

Key Features & Specifications:

Feature Imperial Measurements Metric Measurements
Maximum Payload 63,640 lb 28,870 kg
External Dimensions (LxWxH) 40' x 8' x 8'6" 12.192 x 2.438 x 2.591 m

Ideal for a Wide Range of Cargo:

  • Heavy Machinery: Excavators, bulldozers, cranes, etc.
  • Construction Materials: Steel beams, pipes, timber, etc.
  • Oversized Equipment: Industrial machinery, vehicles, etc.

Partner with the Experts:

At Shipping Containers of Bristol, we're not just a supplier but your partner in finding the perfect container solutions for your business. Our knowledgeable team is ready to discuss your requirements, provide expert advice, and deliver the 40ft flat rack container that best suits your needs and budget.

Get a Quote Today!

Contact our container specialists at 0330 0130 636 to discuss your requirements and get a personalized quote for hiring a 40ft flat rack container. We'll work with you to find the ideal solution for your cargo needs and budget. Don't let oversized cargo hold you back. Visit our website or use our quote form to get started.


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