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Your Guide To Shipping Container Delivery

 Your Shipping Container Delivery Guide

TILT TRAY DELIVERY

Tilt Tray delivery is an excellent and cost effective choice for delivery, where access and space is not strictly limited. In this method, the tray of the truck lifts up from the cab, allowing the container to slide in a controlled and safe manner slowly until the back edge is on the ground. The truck then drives forward, and the container remains stationary, continuing to gently slide lower down the tray of the truck until it is wholly unloaded. 10’ (3m) or 20’ (6m) container delivery Space requirements: Allow a tilting height of 5m for a 20’ container.Allow a total Length of 20m, for a 20’ Container on a truck who’s maximum load is 1 x 20 container only.Allow and a Width 3.5m for either 20’ or 40’ deliveries NOTE: Max 9 tons 40’ (12m) container delivery Space requirements: Allow a tilting height of 6m for a 40’ container.Allow a total Length of 40m, for...

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SIDE LOADER DELIVERY

A Side Loader is the best solution for delivery when there is limited space in front or behind where the container is to be located. Side loader delivery is ideal when the shipping container is loaded to or from the delivery address. The truck drives or reverses beside the space the container will sit. The container is then offloaded onto the ground (on the drivers’ side of the vehicle only), and lands between the two out rigger feet of the side loader, parallel to, and approximately half a metre from the side of the truck. 20’ (6m) container delivery Allowances: Height 4.6m (15.1ft)Width – 6m (19.6ft)Length – 10m (33ft)Max Weight – 20t NOTE: Rigid Truck 20’ (6m) or 40’ (12m) container delivery Allowances: Height 4.6m (15.1ft)Width 6m (19.6ft)Length 16m (53ft)Max Weight – 20t NOTE: Semi-trailer This is provided as a guide only. Deliver...

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HI-AB DELIVERY

10’ (3m), 20’ (6m) & 40’ (12m) container HI-AB delivery HI-AB Trucks have a mounted crane to position a container at any angle to the delivery truck (e.g. 90 º, 45°, etc.) They can also place a container on a platform/piers/raised area, over obstructions such as  walls/fences etc, and can be offloaded to either the side, or the rear of the truck. Please note, 40’ High cube containers cannot be delivered via this method. The HI-AB can deliver an empty container to a reach of up to 12 metres. All HI-AB trucks differ in size. Please consult our team if you require a HI-AB truck for your storage container delivery and confirm the details of your site to ensure correct delivery. Can deliver with a truck and trailer to accommodate a 2x 20ft container. 10’ (3m) or 20’ (6m) container delivery Allowances: Height 4.6m (15.1ft) flat for entry and 10m (33ft) for unloadingWi...

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TRUCK & TRAILER DELIVERY

20’ (6m) Truck and Trailer Delivery This option is suitable for long distance delivery of 2 x 20’ containers, but where access means they cannot be delivered on one Semi. With this option, the trailer can be disconnected on site and each container placed from the truck only. Allowances: Height 4.6m (15.1ft) flat for entry, and 10m (33ft) tilt for unloading,Length 18m (60ft)Width 3.5m (11.5ft)Max Wieght – Contact customer service on 1300 556 991 This is provided as a guide only. Delivery trucks vary between different makes and models. If you have specific delivery requirements please discuss in detail with your Containers First Customer Service Specialist before finalising your order. 1300 556 991

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