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Nationwide 40ft Shipping Container Rentals

Acorn Containers is proud to offer a wide selection of rental options for new and used 40ft shipping containers across the UK. These containers are highly versatile and suitable for various needs, including storage, transportation, and custom projects.

Committed to addressing the requirements of businesses and individuals nationwide, we provide top-quality containers at competitive rental rates alongside our efficient delivery services.

For detailed Information about our containers or to discuss your specific needs, contact our container experts at 0330 027 1420 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Specifications of 40ft Standard Containers for Rent

  • Wind and Waterproof, guaranteeing safe transport and storage
  • Compliant with international shipping standards
  • Optimized for versatile storage solutions
  • Includes a robust and secure locking system
  • Equipped with durable, heavy-duty flooring to support substantial loads
Feature Imperial Measurements Metric Measurements
Maximum Payload 63,640 lb 28,870 kg
External Dimensions (LxWxH) 40' x 8' x 8'6" 12.192 x 2.438 x 2.591 m
Internal Volume 2,366 cubic feet 67 m3
Door Opening Width 7' 8 1/8" 2.340 m
Door Opening Height 7' 5 1/2" 2.274 m
Internal Length 39' 5 11/16" 12.032 m
Internal Width 7'8 1/2" 2.350 m
Internal Height (to load line) 7' 10 7/32" 2.393 m
Gross Weight 71,650 lb 32,500 kg
Tare Weight 8,010 lb 3,630 kg

Essential Information on 40ft Container Rentals

The 40ft shipping container is renowned for its capability to efficiently and securely transport and store dry cargo. It can typically accommodate up to 25 EUR pallets, each measuring 120 x 80 cm, with a maximum payload capacity of 28,870 kilograms, providing plenty of space for a wide range of requirements.

While the 20ft container also offers a substantial payload capacity, the 40ft container's total internal volume of 67 cubic meters makes it exceptionally suited for large-scale storage and transportation needs.

For further inquiries or to receive a tailored rental quote, please use our quote form or contact our container team at 0330 027 1420.