August 2015

Shipping Container Canopies for Eurotunnel Folkestone

As you might expect, the crew at Eurotunnel Folkestone have more than your average engineering challenges, and to help equip them for this they need an awful lot of space! For our recent project, we supplied 10x one trip 40ft high cube containers, with lights, electrical safety gear & trunking supplied, heavy duty shelving and 2 of our shipping container canopies to allow them large areas of covered space between the containers Offering most likely a generation [...]

Shipping Containers for the Haulage Industry

Shipping containers are extremely popular with many hauliers with large yards as they help keep various items safe, dry and secure. In the case of Emms transport they wanted some 30ft stackable containers for their yard which has side doors fitted for storage. Emms Transport & Training are based in South Yorkshire and specialise in road transport, haulage and logistic solutions across the UK and EU. They needed a specific length shipping container with additional side access for their [...]

What Makes a Shipping Container Seaworthy?

This guide is intended to provide a little background about what makes a shipping container seaworthy, how is it checked or graded and what sorts of repair standards are involved. In very basic terms, shipping containers are big metal cans designed to keep cargo dry, secure and safe for transit while having the capacity to be transferred easily from boat to train to truck as necessary. They are built and regulated by a set of [...]

Biomass Boiler Containers

Budget Shipping Containers offer biomass boiler containers for a variety of applications such as portable fuel stores or for conversion into complete self-contained installations.  Biomass boiler housing made from a shipping container can also be a cost effective solution for a wood chip and pellet fueled installation. Biomass boiler containers can be constructed from either new, used or refurbished shipping containers.  Extras, such as additional personnel doors, cargo doors, weatherproof vents and security shutter windows, [...]