Shipping Containers for Sale in Newcastle

Thinking about buying a shipping container in Newcastle? Shipping Containers R Us have shipping containers for sale in Newcastle that can be ordered or picked up from Newcastle and Port Stephens. Shipping Containers R Us supplies all types of near new and used shipping containers ranging from 6ft to 40ft. There are many shipping containers for sale in Newcastle. The most popular and common is the 20ft general purpose or GP container.

Accessories can be added for a more functional use and all our containers are designed for transportation of all general cargo via road, rail or sea. We can tend to your personal needs and budget your spending with one of our trained salesmen to assist.

General Purpose Container Dimensions

All dimensions are only as a guide as some manufacturers vary.

CONTAINER

EXTERNAL SIZE

INTERNAL SIZE

TARE

MAX PAYLOAD

MAX GROSS

CUBIC SPACE

10' GP

2990mm x 2435mm x 2691mm

2840mm x 2350mm x 2392mm

1300kg

N/A

N/A

15.4m3

20' GP

6060mm x 2435mm x 2591mm

5900mm x 2350mm x 2392mm

2230kg

28250kg

30480kg

33m3

40’ GP

12192mm x 2435mm x 2591mm

12032mm x 2350mm x 2392mm

3720kg

28780kg

32500kg

67.7m3

High Cube Container Dimensions

All dimensions are only as a guide as some manufacturers vary.

CONTAINER

EXTERNAL SIZE

INTERNAL SIZE

TARE

MAX PAYLOAD

MAX GROSS

CUBIC SPACE

20’ HC

6060mm x 2438mm x 2896mm

5900mm x 2350mm x 2695mm

2360kg

 28250kg

30480kg

37.3m3

40’ HC

12192mm x 2438mm x 2896mm

12032mm x 2350mm x 2695mm

3900kg

28250kg

32500kg

76.2m3

Prices for Shipping Containers

Prices for shipping containers may vary somewhat due to the appearance of the container and how old they are. They vary also with the fluctuation of the dollar so putting a price on has many variables. In certain circumstances for $1,800 AU you may pick up a container suitable for storing machinery, tools etc that is lockable and does the job. The other end of the scale you may pay up to $3,000 AU for a 20 FT high cube container in excellent condition if you are thinking to store valuable goods, paintings, crafted furniture and selected items and you want it to look good in your backyard or work place. Try sending an email and let us know your requirements or alternatively call the office.

Other Information on Shipping Containers

The 20 feet (20′) and 40 feet (40′) shipping container are the answer to ocean freight. The 8.5 feet (8.5′) high container – 8 feet 6 inches (8′ 6″) high container – is often referred to as standard container. Over the past few years, the demand for the high cube container, (hi cube) is increasing.

The very popular high cube container has a normal height of 9.5 feet (9.5′ or 9′ 6″). The most widely used type of container is the general purpose container having a length and height of 20′ x 8.5′, 40′ x 8.5′, and 40′ x 9.5′.

Referring to the General Purpose Container Dimensions above, the dimensions shown in the table are not fixed, that is, the external and internal dimensions may vary among containers of the same length and height due to the manufacturer. The container capacity is the total cube a container can accommodate. The term cube often refers to the cubic measurement of the goods packed.

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The capacity (i.e., the internal volume) is determined by multiplying the internal dimensions, that is, the product of internal length, width and height. The capacity may vary among containers of the same length and height.

All shipping containers are dust and vermin free and waterproof. All our containers before sale are serviced and ready to be delivered to your workplace or residence. Have a look around our website or call us to discuss your needs.