We boast over 40 years’ experience as a renowned supplier
Fully secure with factory fitted lockbox included as standard
Wind and Weather Tight
Guaranteed protection from the elements
Heavy Duty Flooring
Our floors are all made of load bearing marine-plywood
Blue / Green Available
Available in blue or green (different RAL colours available in these colours)
Manufactured to ISO shipping standards for peace of mind
Solving Your Storage Needs
All of our new and second‐hand units measuring 20ft correspond with ISO regulations, and have delivery available throughout the UK.
Whatever your self‐storage or conversion needs, our friendly team of advisers are on hand to support you in making the most suitable purchase(s).
For full specifications, including external and internal dimensions, see below. All of our units are structurally sound, with exceptional wind and watertight qualities.
- Welded all‐steel construction (except for the floors which are made of load‐bearing 30mm marine‐plywood over steel floor bearers).
- Weather‐sealed steel doors at one end.
- Freestanding, self‐contained units.
- Lifting points at each corner for delivery transportation.
- If you’re unsure what type you’re looking for visit our buyers guide page or contact us to discuss your delivery options.
Why Buy From S Jones?
- Over 40 years’ experience as a renowned supplier
- Manufactured to the standards set by the International Standards Organisation (ISO) regulations of size, strength and durability.
- All new 20ft shipping units are supplied with a valid CSC Plate, making them valid for shipping.
- Weatherproof and highly secure.
The Trusted Choice Across Industries
Our 20ft units have many uses than general storage and shipping alone.
Whether you’re a self storage company looking to set-up or expand your facility, or you need to use a container as the basis for a bespoke conversions project, for over 40 years we’ve been ensuring customers like you get best solution for your particular application, every time.
Industries we regularly service include construction, agriculture, self-storage, engineers, manufacturers, schools, retailers, leisure and sports clubs, chemical suppliers, energy companies, and more.
Fast and Reliable Nationwide Delivery
We operate a large storage depot in the West Midlands and offer fast and reliable UK-wide coverage through our network of regional depots. See for yourself how our skilled heavy equipment operators move your container ‘from depot to doorstep’, giving you peace of mind that it will arrive safely and on-time.Get a Quote
|Floor Area||150sqft (13.93m²)|
|Cubic Capacity||1160 cu ft (32.85m³)|
|Weight||2.2 – 2.4 tons (2.2 -2.4 tonnes)|
|Height||8ft 6ins (2.59m)|
|Length||19ft 3ins (5.87m)|
|Width||7ft 7ins (2.33m)|
|Height||7ft 9ins (2.35m)|
End Door Aperture
|Height||7ft 6ins (2.28m)|
|Width||7ft 5ins (2.26m)|
What fits in a 20ft container?
A 20ft shipping unit can hold the contents of a 2 bedroom flat – approximately 200 double mattresses or 7,344 gallons of water in the 150sq ft of storage space.
How much space do I need for a 20ft container delivery?
The minimum width requirement for a 20ft delivery is 15ft to access the site and approximately 24ft for offloading (plus the width of the unit). However this will be dependent on the reach required by the crane to successfully deliver a 20ft option. Our containers are offloaded to the side of the vehicle so make sure you calculate the amount of space required for delivery ahead of purchasing.
How much does a 20ft container weigh?
The empty weight of a 10ft container is 2.4 tons
Service was excellent from order to delivery. Second order and will use again
arrived exactly as agreed and the driver contacted us to announce when he would get there. He was polite and accomodating
Ordered our containers from S Jones as we have used them before and found them to be meticulous regarding delivery and site location. The price was competitive and the containers are fine. I would use this company again!
Excellent customer service and prompt delivery.
An excellent service right from enquiry stage through to taking delivery on site of the containers. Very friendly staff with a "can do" attitude and nothing was too much trouble. Quality and grade of the containers was excellent. I would highly recommend this company to anyone looking to buy a quality container. Rest-assured, S Jones Containers will be the first place I contact when I need any further containers. Thank you.
Communication was excellent, very smooth transaction. Good quality container. After delivery phone call to check everything was satisfactory. May need another in future, If so, will come back to SJones Containers
Excellent very good Thank you