Acorn Containers

40ft reefer container

40ft Refrigerated Shipping Containers for Sale

Acorn Containers 40ft Refrigerated Shipping Containers, also known as reefers, provide an ideal solution for applications that require consistent, chilled environments. They offer the ultimate temperature-controlled storage and transportation solution.

With a nationwide reach, Acorn Containers offers new and used 40ft refrigerated containers, providing solutions to suit every need and budget. Whether for the food industry, pharmaceuticals, or transporting other temperature-sensitive items, our reefers ensure reliability and performance.

40ft reefer container

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Features of Our 40ft Refrigerated Containers

  • Wind and Waterproof for optimal protection of goods
  • Compliance with international shipping standards
  • Temperature-controlled environments suited for sensitive cargo
  • Secure locking systems for enhanced security
  • Heavy-duty flooring to accommodate substantial cargo weights

Detailed Specifications

Description 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

Our 40ft refrigerated containers are essential for maintaining consistent temperatures for transporting and storing perishable goods. Despite the slight reduction in internal capacity due to refrigeration equipment, they provide ample space and reliable temperature control for your sensitive cargo.

For more information on our 40ft refrigerated container options or to receive a personalised quote, please use our quote form or contact our team at 0330 027 1420.