Acorn Containers

Open Top Containers

Cargo Containers for Sale and Hire in Hertfordshire

When it comes to finding versatile and reliable storage or shipping solutions in Hertfordshire, Our Containers Services in Hertfordshire at Acorn Containers are unmatched. Whether you're in the market to buy or hire 20ft containers, our extensive selection of open-top containers caters to a wide range of needs, ensuring your goods are protected against the elements and secure during transit.


Open Top Container Sales

Acorn Containers takes pride in offering an extensive range of 20ft open-top containers and 40ft open-top containers for purchase. Available in both new and used conditions, we cater to various budgetary requirements, making us the ideal choice for businesses or individuals in Hertfordshire looking for long-term storage or shipping solutions. Our open-top containers are designed to be completely resistant to wind and water, ensuring your goods remain dry and secure.

Open Top Container Hire

For those not looking for permanent ownership, our flexible rental options for 20ft and 40ft open-top containers are perfect. Ideal for temporary projects in Hertfordshire, we provide comprehensive support and maintenance options for the duration of the hire, ensuring your project runs smoothly without any hitches.

About the 20ft Open Top Container

The 20ft open-top containers are fortified to ensure complete resistance to wind and water, making them suitable for harsh maritime conditions. They comply with international shipping protocols, making them ideal for global transportation. With the option to buy 20ft open-top containers, you can secure additional locks for enhanced security, and benefit from the robust flooring designed to withstand significant wear and tear.

Sizes and What They Can Carry

Our 20ft open-top containers are capable of transporting up to 28,200 kg, with external dimensions of 6.096 meters in length, 2.438 meters in width, and 2.591 meters in height. The internal dimensions and the roof opening size are tailored based on your loading requirements, with the option to remove the tarpaulin roofs facilitating the loading of oversized items. Acorn Containers ensures prompt delivery across the UK, including Hertfordshire, with both new and pre-owned options available.

The 40ft Open Top Containers

Similar to their 20ft counterparts, the 40ft open-top containers are safeguarded against wind and water, offering reliable protection for your cargo. These units adhere to international shipping regulations and are equipped with a secure locking mechanism. The floors are constructed for durability and strength, making them ideal for transporting large or top-loaded goods, courtesy of the detachable roof.

Details for the 40ft Containers

With a capacity of up to 26,600 kg, the 40ft containers measure 12.192 meters in length, 2.438 meters in width, and 2.591 meters in height. Adjustments to the internal space and roof opening accommodate your loading needs, ensuring that even the heaviest machinery or agricultural equipment can be loaded with ease.

Delivery and Setup by Acorn Containers

Our team services the entire UK, including Hertfordshire, ensuring timely delivery. We conduct pre-delivery site inspections to determine the optimal delivery approach and provide comprehensive planning and safety assessments for large-scale projects. It's crucial to ensure no access impediments, such as low-hanging branches or unstable ground, are present at your delivery location in Hertfordshire.

For further details or inquiries about our delivery and setup services in Hertfordshire, please get in touch with Acorn Containers at 0330 027 1420 or via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Whether you're looking to purchase 20ft containers, buy 40ft containers, or explore our rental options, our team is ready to assist you in finding the perfect solution for your needs.

Remember, whether you're in need of a flat rack container for oversized cargo or a 20ft refrigerated container for perishable goods, Acorn Containers has you covered. Don't hesitate to get a container quote today and discover how we can help streamline your storage and shipping requirements in Hertfordshire.