40ft Containers For Sale

40FT SHIPPING CONTAINERS AVAILABLE TO ORDER

If you are looking to send large shipments or need substantial storage space, we would recommend a 40ft shipping container. The largest standard container size available, we sell new and good quality second hand 40ft containers, ideal for shipping, providing secure storage, and as the basis for large conversion projects.

Our expert team of friendly advisers is on hand to support you in choosing the right container(s) for your requirements. All new and second hand 40ft containers for sale at S Jones are available for nationwide delivery.

For full specifications, including our 40ft shipping container dimensions, see below.

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40ft Shipping Containers for Sale

  • All new 40ft shipping containers are supplied with a valid CSC plate. This means they are valid for shipping for up to 5 years.*
  • Constructed to the standards set by the International Standards Organisation (ISO) of size, strength and durability.
  • The largest standard shipping container available, weather proof and highly secure.

*Please note that second hand containers may require inspection and re-certification to renew the CSC plate for shipping.

40ft Containers for Sale

  • Heavy duty flooring combined with a 40ft container load capacity of up to 66 cubic meters.
  • Get the most from your 40ft storage containers with a range of additional accessories that improve; security, access, storage capacity and condensation control.
  • We can supply large quantities of 40ft storage containers for self-storage sites nationwide.

40ft Shipping Containers for Conversion

  • Our 40ft Shipping Containers can be adapted and converted for various applications.
  • Our in-house Conversions Team can design and modify 40ft containers into; industrial enclosures, exhibition displays, container housing, changing rooms and more.
  • Find out more about our container conversions, including our 3D CAD service.
  • Welded all steel construction except for the floors which are made of load bearing 30mm marine-plywood over steel floor bearers.
  • Two weather-sealed steel doors at one end
  • Free standing, self-contained units
  • Lifting points at each corner

Further information can be found in our container buyers guide.

Dimensions are approximate

Floor Area

305sqft (28.33m²)

Cubic Capacity

2360 cu ft (66.83m³)

Weight

4 tons (4.06 tonnes)

External Dimensions

The external dimensions of our 40ft containers are:

Length

40ft (12.19m)

Height

8ft 6ins (2.59m)

Width

8ft (2.44m)

Internal Dimensions

The internal dimensions of our 40ft shipping containers are:

Length

39ft 4ins (12.00m)

Width

7ft 7ins (2.33m)

Height

7ft 9ins (2.35m)

Great customer serivce, very responsive and accurate. Container I received was in immaculate condition, looking to use again for self storage also in the near future! Highley recommended!

Kristian - 22nd August 2019

Hire, Retailer, Birmingham

The staff are very polite and helpful on the phone. They gave us all the information we needed to make sure we got the right container

Megan - 22nd August 2019

Hire, Nursery, Walsall

Great service great driver put the container where we want it turn it round so doors facing towards the house driver name midnight very good drive offices staff very helpful

Lee - 21st August 2019

Hire, Private Individual, Walsall

S Jones Containers, supplied, took back, resupplied varying containers 20ft, 40ft and 40HC to our site over the course of 18months, to assist with our warehouse capacity issues. The containers were always clean, sound and presentable. The staff were always pleasant to deal with and very helpful, even when the telephone call began with Hi, HELP!

Cameron - 21st August 2019

Hire, Distribution Warehouse, Portsmouth

Excellent communication, service and delivery. Thanks

Hayley - 19th August 2019

Sale, Wedding Venue, Staffordshire

Great service from start to finish.

Wayne - 16th August 2019

Sale, Plumbing & Drainage Services, Middlesex

Very efficient service

Anonymous - 16th August 2019

Sale, Farm, Oxon

Great service and great product

Helen - 14th August 2019

Sale, Nursery, Loughborough

Excellent customer service and prompt delivery.

Anonymous - 6th August 2019

Sale, Wholesaler, Chester

From the initial contact by email, and great support throughout the selection of the best specification of container for my needs and excellent detailed planning of the delivery in quite and awkward location. A great experience.

Rupert - 23rd July 2019

Sale, Cosmetic Clinic, Wiltshire

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