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Everything Needed to Transport Your High Cube Shipping Container

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Quality High Cube Container Shipping Services

Container Transport has the resources to move your high-cube container with expert precision. Our prices are tailored to cater to different people's needs.

For instance, when moving a 40ft high cube container, we consider the weight inside and the distance it needs to be moved. Domestic rates are different from those of international cargo. All in all, our rates come at competitive market prices.

We do all this while adhering to the highest industry standards of safety. When you hire us, your high cube container move is assigned to a logistic agent who oversees everything from those first details to final delivery. 

Every high cube container move is transported with top quality services, adheres to all safety and regulation standards, and is delivered on time. Get your high cube container moving quote now! 

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20ft High Cube Shipping Container Dimensions

Internal Dimensions

LengthWidthHeight
19 feet 4 inches (5.89 meters)7 feet 8 inches (2.35 meters)8 feet 10 inches (2.69 meters)

External Dimensions

LengthWidthHeight
20 feet (6.06 meters)8 feet (2.44 meters)
9 feet 6 inches (2.90 meters)

Volume Capacity

Approximately 1,280 cubic feet (36.2 cubic meters)

Tare Weight

Varies, but typically around 5,000 pounds (2,270 kg) to 5,140 pounds (2,330 kg).

Payload (Maximum Gross Weight minus Tare Weight)

Typically around 47,900 pounds (21,727 kg) to 49,040 pounds (22,250 kg). (But may vary depending on container construction.)

40ft High Cube Shipping Container Dimensions

Internal Dimensions

LengthWidthHeight
39 feet 5 inches (12.03 meters)7 feet 8 inches (2.35 meters)8 feet 10 inches (2.69 meters)

External Dimensions

LengthWidthHeight
40 feet (12.19 meters)8 feet (2.44 meters)
9 feet 6 inches (2.90 meters)

Volume Capacity

Approximately 2,700 cubic feet (76.5 cubic meters)

Tare Weight

Varies, but typically around 8,750 pounds (3,970 kg) to 9,260 pounds (4,200 kg)

Payload (Maximum Gross Weight minus Tare Weight)

Typically around 57,750 pounds (26,190 kg) to 58,750 pounds (26,630 kg).  (But may vary depending on container construction.)

A better b2b shipping experience

Container Transport offers all business container shipping solutions. Transport your valuable business assets locally, nationwide, or even overseas. As a family-owned business, we understand the importance of ensuring every detail is done correctly. We treat your container move as if it were our own.

24/7 Customer Support

Dedicated 24/7 customer support with one of our 120+ logistics agents ensures your business moves seamlessly, anytime, anywhere.

Customs Clearance

Our B2B freight shipping services include expert customs clearance, ensuring your shipments arrive smoothly and without delay.

Credit line

We offer a credit line with monthly billing statements for easy and stress-free container transport.

Transporting New and Used High Cube Containers at Affordable Rates

Containers have always been the heart of shipping. However, moving them can be a complicated undertaking. From the paperwork to choosing the quickest and the safest routes, it's not one of the easiest tasks. What if we told you that Container Transport has revolutionized how you move your high-cube containers in North America?

Regardless of whether you're shipping new or used containers, we've got you covered. Our high cube container shipping services come with no obligation shipping quotes, and we undertake permit pulling for oversize equipment.

Some of the factors we consider when generating quotes include the weight of the container, whether specialized loading equipment such as cranes will be needed, distance, and more. We pride ourselves in modern loading equipment. Together with in-built container castings, the process of loading and unloading is straightforward and safe.

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Frequently aSKED questions

To get a quote for moving containers, you can call Container Transport or visit our website. Click the get quote tab, usually at the bottom of the home or about us page. Sometimes, the tab is on the menu section. Give details of what you want to ship, in this case, a container. Next, you need to give information on the final destination of your container. Before you get the quote or estimate, submit your personal information, including your name, phone number, and email, to receive your free quotation for moving containers.
Moving containers requires the best trailers that can handle heavy or wide loads. The choice of a suitable trailer depends on the container size, 20 feet or 40 feet, and weight. Our container transport company has numerous types of trailers that handle oversized, heavy, or wide containers. Our logistic agents can recommend lightweight and high-strength chassis trailers because of their outstanding maneuverability, flexibility, and ability to carry 20-foot, 40-foot, and extended containers. We also use flatbed trailers that have adequate strength for container hauling. Another trailer option to hire is the Gooseneck, which can carry light to heavy containers.
Loading a container on a trailer or truck requires specialized equipment or tools. Shipping container movers first ensure the container is in perfect condition, free from damages, holes, or issues that can damage the things inside. Next, the shipping specialists moving the containers ensure the trailer is parked in the best position for proper loading. It should have all the required tie-downs to hold the container securely for safe transportation. Our container transport company uses cargo lifters, such as top pickers, driverless AGVs, forklifts, and cranes, to lift the cargo and properly position it in the trailer for securing and transportation.
Yes, permits are a vital requirement when shipping a container locally or internationally. Some local, state, international, and federal guidelines, regulations, and laws require you to have permits based on the type of goods you are transporting and the final destination of your cargo. As a renowned legitimate transportation company, we navigate the shipping industry and regulations to ensure our clients get all the necessary permits to ship their containers safely without legal issues.
Yes, we have cranes that help us load and offload your container from trailers and other means of transportation. The numerous cranes for loading and unloading include crawler, tower, overhead, floating, and gantry cranes with different applications. Tower cranes are state-of-the-art equipment that can lift containers to and from trailers during intermodal shipping. Overhead cranes help in lifting heavy containers in our shipyards.