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S Jones Containers – enabling fast response from Liquid Air Storage

June 2018 saw the official opening of the world’s first liquid air energy storage plant, designed and developed by Highview Power and housed at project partner Viridor’s, Pilsworth site in Bury. The plant is enhanced with Siemens technology, to provide instant energy on demand. The combined system can store enough energy for around 5000 homes […]

Shipping Container Lab

Science Laboratory Container for Aerosol Research

A Research Group from King’s College London are using a container converted by S Jones as a fire emissions testing chamber. Landscape burning, which clears land for agricultural development, or stubble burning is used extensively in many developing countries. The smoke released contains both gases and particulate matter which both have climatic impacts together with […]

Shipping Container Bar

Shipping Container Bars

Shipping Container bars are becoming more popular.  This is a 20ft container bar we delivered last month. Contact us for more information on our conversion services. To hire The Bar in a box, visit        

Employee of the Month – April

The winner of our Employee of the Month award for April is Marcus James our Workshop Manager. Marcus was nominated because he has been seen to demonstrate our Company values of ‘Striving to do our very best and enjoy work’ and also embracing the ‘One Team.. the S Jones Team’ ethos.  Well done Marcus.  

S Jones Commemorative Truck Convoy

In support of the family and friends of retired, long serving S Jones Driver, Vince Cooke who sadly passed away a few months ago, S Jones Containers Ltd hosted the starting point of a truck convoy to commemorate and celebrate his life. The convoy was made up of trucks from all eras from vintage through […]

Employee of the Month – March

 The S Jones Containers Employee of the Month is carried out to recognise the employees who we consider to be ‘going the extra mile’ and to celebrate those efforts and achievements with them. This month the award goes to Jennifer Dalton, our Accounts Assistant. Jenny has been nominated on several occasions and been runner-up before […]

Site Workshops and Stores

20ft containers are a perfect solution for an onsite tool store or workshop. They the can converted complete with dry OSB board lining, electrics, cupboards, worktops and racking ready to kit out by yourself or fully kitted out by our agent ‘NES Industrial Supplies and Fasteners’. For more information on a complete turnkey tool supply […]

Wildlife “hotel” now OPEN!

The ‘jungle’ telegraph is buzzing about Denham Country Park’s new Eco Pod! The “bug hotel” Eco Pod is designed around a 20ft shipping container.  Groundwork South came to S Jones Containers, leaders in creating and providing Contained Space Solutions, to draw up a 3D CAD model design and then modify the container in their Aldridge-based […]

The magnetic appeal of Formula 1 is setting the pace for learners

What is F1 in Schools? F1 in Schools was launched in 2001 as a Design & Technology Project to address the ‘Four Key Concepts of Design and Technology as a subject: “Creativity, Designing, Making and Critical Evaluation”, and now 16 years later, F1 in Schools is acknowledged as the world’s largest STEM based educational competition. The […]

Container mobile wheelchair clinic

It is estimated that 70 million people are in need of a wheelchair 80% of whom live in developing countries. For the last 25 years, Motivation, a non-profit organisation has been developing and delivering innovative products and solutions that help improve the quality of life of the world’s poorest and disadvantaged.  Motivation design a range […]

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