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Specifications of containers

 

Bags needContainer (Russian container, by contain - hold) - standard size serving for bulk transportation of goods by different modes of transport. Container is removable body (body) of vehicles (cars, trucks, ships, planes, etc.), which is adapted for mechanized loading, unloading and transfer from one mode to another.

The size and capacity of containers match load capacity and size of vehicles.

standard considered containers 2,59 height m (ft 8 6 inches), with the notationDV"Dry Van" orDC"Dry Container" (for example,Container 20 'DCContainer 40 'DV).

Exist container 2,90 m height, with the designationHC"High-Cube", orHQ"High-Quantity" (eg,Container 20 'HCContainer 40 'HC). The most common container, this20 feet и 40 feet (2,43 m width), are also20 foot container PW(2,5 m width).

Abbreviations "TEU" (20 footequivalent) and "FEU" (40 footequivalent) is a unit of measurement download konteynerovoznyh ships, terminals for unloading containers and freight railway stations.

International Standard ISO 6346 Established by the International Bureau of Containers for the coding, identification and labeling of sea containers, requires that each container has an identification system.

Each marine container Has its own number, Which consists of four capital letters (Prefix)BIC code, which determine the owner of the container and seven digits, the last of which is the control.

According to this information, you can Identify the owner and Container location


  • В 20-foot container It can be loaded in one tier 11 "pallets".
  • В 40-foot container It can be loaded in one tier 23 - 24 "Euro pallets".
  • Twenty-foot Equivalent Unit (TEU) - A unit of measurement equal to the volume occupied by the standard 20-foot containers. It is used in calculating the capacity of container ships and container storage.
  • Fourty-foot Equivalent Unit (FEU) - A unit of measurement equal to the volume occupied by the standard 40-foot containers. One 40-foot container is two FEU 20-foot TEU.
  • Dry freight container - Are intended for general cargo, have a high load capacity, various types of door spans.
  • Reefer container (reefer container) - Suitable for goods requiring refrigerated transport conditions (fruit, vegetables, meat, fish, etc.). Features include container control atmospheric humidity, equipped with sensors. Above freezing containers can load up to cool -60 S.
  • Flat Rack container - A special container for the transport of heavy loads that require special handling (heavy engineering plant and machinery, machine tools, etc..).
  • Artificial Tweendeck - Used for cargo requiring extraordinary way storage for non-standard sizes (special equipment, etc.).
  • Open Top container (container with an open top) - container OT suitable for loads of non-standard sizes, is equipped to move around for roof bows and tarpaulin.
  • Container HT- With metal, opening roof.
  • Open Side / Open Top container (container with an open side or top) - Designed for easy filling and emptying. Equipped with side bars to move around, on top of the rails and roof arches.
  • 1 pound (lb) = 453,6 grams
  • 1 'Foot = 12' 'inches = 0,304 m

For easy identification of containers in the standard ISO 6346: 1995 introduced "group codes", consisting of two characters

  • GP (General Purpose)- Standard (general-purpose, universal) container
  • RE, RT, RS (Reefer)- Ref-container
  • HI, HR- Isolated
  • VH- Container with no mechanical ventilation system in the lower and upper parts of the cargo area
  • UT (OT - Open Top)- A container with an open top
  • PF, PS, PC- Container platform
  • TN, TG, TD- Tank-container
  • BU- Bulk containers
  • HC (High Cube)- Increased vertical container (height is increased by one foot than the standard container)

Specifications of containers

3 foot container (Standard 8477-79)  
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 2,100 m - 1,930 m 600 kg 5,16 m ³ 2 400 kg
Width 1,325 m 1,225 m 1,225 m
Height 2,400 m 2,090 m 2,128 m

 

 

5 foot container (Standard 8477-79)

5 'container
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 2,650 m - 2,515 m 960 kg 10,40 m ³ 4 960 kg
Width 2,100 m 2,504 m 1,920 m
Height 2,400 m 2,103 m 2,128 m

20 'GP

20-foot container for the carriage of general cargo. Preferred freight with high specific weight.

* For containers 20'GP heavy execution.

20 'container
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 6,058 m - 5,898 m 2220 kg

33,2 m ³

21 920 kg

* 28 262 kg

Width 2,438 m 2,340 m 2,352 m
Height 2,591 m 2,280 m 2,393 m

20 'HC

20-foot container larger volume (due to greater heights) for the carriage of general cargo. Preferred freight with high specific weight.

20 'High Container
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 6,058 m - 5,898 m 2340 kg

37,5 m ³

28 140 kg

Width 2,438 m 2,340 m 2,352 m
Height 2,896 m 2,585 m 2,698 m

20 'Reefer Container

20-foot Refrigerated container for transportation of perishable goods regime and a total weight of not more than that 23,5

20 'Reefer Container
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 6,096 m - 5,455 m 3050 kg 28 m ³ 23 950 kg
Width 2,370 m 2,237 m 2,260 m
Height 2,591 m 2,260 m 2,275 m

20 'Open Top

20-foot special container, similar to universal container 20'GP (load capacity up 28 t). Available vertical loading through the roof. After loading the top of the container is closed tarpaulin.

20 'open container
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 6,096 m - 5,902 m 2440 kg 32 m ³ 21 560 kg
Width 2,438 m 2,335 m 2,240 m
Height 2,591 m 2,240 m 2,352 m

20 'Flat Rack

20-foot special container platform, container similar 20'GP. Is a platform with end panels, designed to transport oversized cargo. There is the possibility of free loading and securing of cargo from any side.

20 'Flat Rack
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 6,058 m - 5,868 m 2950 kg 27,9 m ³ 31 250 kg
Width 2,438 m - 2,370 m
Height 2,591 m - 2,281 m

20 'Collapsible FlatRack

Special container platform similar container 20 'Flat Rack characterized the possibility of folding the end walls. Is a platform with end panels, designed to transport oversized cargo. There is the possibility of free loading and securing of cargo from any side.

20 'Flat Rack
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 5946 m -   2900 kg   27100 kg
Width 2126 m -  
Height 2233 m -  

40 'Dry Freight Container

40-foot universal container for transportation of general cargo with a total weight not exceeding 26,5 tons. Preferred transportation of bulk cargoes with low specific weight.

40 'container
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 12,192 m - 12,032 m 3660 kg

67,7 m ³

26 820 kg
Width 2,438 m 2,280 m 2,352 m
Height 2,591 m 2,340 m 2,393 m

40 'High Cube Container

40-foot universal container larger volume (due to greater heights) for the carriage of general cargo with a total weight not exceeding 26,5 tons. Preferred transportation of bulk cargoes with low specific weight.

40 'High Cube Containe
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 12,192 m - 12,032 m 3940 kg

76,4 m ³

26 640 kg
Width 2,438 m 2,340 m 2,352 m
Height 2,896 m 2,585 m 2,698 m

40 'Reefer Container

40-foot refrigerated container is intended for transportation of perishable goods regime and a total weight of not more than that 29

40 'Reefer Container
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 12,192 m - 11,555 m 4200 kg 60,2 m ³ 26 110 kg
Width 2,438 m 2,285 m 2,286 m
Height 2,591 m 2,245 m 2,280 m

40 'High Cube Reefer Container

40-foot refrigerated container increased capacity is designed for transportation of perishable goods regime and a total weight of not more than that 29

40 'refrigerated container increased in height
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 12,192 m - 11,585 m 4370 kg 67.5 m ³ 26 280 kg
Width 2,438 m 2,290 m 2,290 m
Height 2,896 m 2,510 m 2,545 m

45 'RF High Cube

45-foot universal container larger volume (due to the greater height and width) for carrying long and bulk cargo with a total weight not exceeding 29,5 tons. Accommodates 2 pallets (1200 mm)

 
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 13,716 m - 13,556 m 4800 kg

86,1 m ³

25 680 kg
Width 2,438 m 2,343 m 2,352 m
Height 2,896 m 2,585 m 2,698 m

40 'Open Top

Special container, similar to universal container 40'GP (load capacity up 26,5 t). Available vertical loading through the roof. After loading the top of the container is closed tarpaulin.

40 'Open Top
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 12,192 m - 12,028 m 3800 kg 65,9 m ³ 30 480 kg
Width 2,438 m 2,340 m 2,350 m
Height 2,591 m 2,280 m 2,351 m

40 'Flat Rack

Special container platform, container similar 40'GP. Is a platform with end panels, designed to transport oversized cargo. There is the possibility of free loading and securing of cargo from any side.

20 'Flat Rack
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 12,192 m - 12,180 m 5100 kg 54,8 m ³ 40 050 kg
Width 2,438 m 2,225 m
Height 2,591 m 1,955 m

40 'Collapsible Flat Rack

Special container platform similar container 40 'Flat Rack characterized the possibility of folding the end walls. Is a platform with end panels, designed to transport oversized cargo. There is the possibility of free loading and securing of cargo from any side.

20 'Flat Rack
  External dimensions Door size Internal dimensions Weight of the empty container Internal volume Max. download
Length 12,080 m     5800 kg   29 200 kg
Width 2,126 m    
Height 2,043 m