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New Quick Build Flat Pack Container Range

New for 2018, we are proud to launch our new range of ‘Quick Build’ flat pack storage containers. Quite genuinely it couldn't get much easier! There are absolutely no tools required to assemble these units. You just need 2 people to move the panels and assemble the unit. These flat pack units arrive neatly nested together in a single, forklift-able unit. We can also deliver these with a Hiab crane equipped vehicle if you don't [...]

ISO Tank Container Loading and Unloading Procedure

Please note this is not a definitive guide for the unloading or loading of an ISO Tank Container. This is just an overview of the procedure and is provided purely for interest. When loading or unloading an ISO tank container, the methods used will vary by type of cargo. Overview of procedures Loading noxious or cargoes that yield hazardous vapours For noxious or cargoes that yield hazardous vapours, loading or unloading through the top or [...]

T Code System Classifications for ISO Tank Containers

The IMO classifications for ISO Tank Containers has been replaced by the ‘T’ code system. The T-Code system specifies the test pressure of each type of tank container, its shell thickness, the pressure relief set-up and the bottom and top outlet arrangement. T-Code instructions apply to dangerous goods in classes 1 and 3 through 9. Class 2. The T-Code system for tank containers was introduced in 2001. The T-Code system identifies tank containers from T1 [...]

Shipping Container Barns

Barns made from Shipping Containers Making barns from shipping containers can be a really cost-effective method for the construction of barns or storage sheds using either new or used shipping containers as an integral part of the building. This quick and easy option keeps costs down as you don’t need to dig foundations and therefore lead times are greatly reduced. You can create a very useful working/storage space using a single layer or double stacked [...]

Shipping Container Site Clearance: Banbury, Oxfordshire

** Update August 2018, there are no more shipping containers available from this specific site, however if you need a shipping container please contact us as we always have a huge range of competitive options. You can also browse our online catalogue of shipping containers for sale across the UK  here *** Cheap Shipping Containers in Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Northamptonshire, Warwickshire and Gloucestershire. Budget Shipping Containers are pleased to announce that we have a large site [...]

Shipping Container Staircases and Fabricated Products

Staircases and ramps for shipping containers At Budget Shipping Containers we have a dedicated fabrication team for all of our staircases, platforms and ramps. With years of experience our dedicated team of fabricators have a number of standard product to offer (such as staircases for accessing a double stacked shipping container), plus we can also help customers design and build a niche or specialised product to help with their container operation. We produce ramps, staircases, [...]

Big Shipping Containers

If you have a lot of gear to ship or store, then a big shipping container might be a great way to go for you. In this guide we detail the types of big shipping containers that are available to buy in the UK, and we offer a few buyers tips to help you get the best value from your shipping containers When storing goods, big shipping containers will offer excellent value secure weatherproof storage [...]

Shipping Container Sweat Condensation Treatments

We have a range of condensation treatments for treating shipping container sweat. In this guide we detail why sweat forms in shipping containers and the range of treatment options that we can offer. Where does sweat come from in shipping containers and why? There are millions of tonnes of cargo stored or transported in shipping containers and huge amounts of goods are damaged by shipping container sweat. Container rain is another name for container sweat [...]

How do you Insulate a Shipping Container?

Insulating a shipping container is important for the prevention of condensation and when converting a shipping container into a home, office or many other uses. Shipping container insulation is a service we offer at our depots but, as it can be a major cost, some customers would naturally like to do it themselves. In this guide we cover the basic process involved in insulating a shipping container and the best materials to use. It is [...]

Agricultural Storage and Secure Shipping Container Farm Storage

More than just a big metal box We supply shipping containers to farmers across the UK who primarily use them for secure agricultural storage for feed and small farm machinery. However, the range of uses goes way beyond these. Jeffries Farm, for instance, have so far had two 20ft shipping containers from us, one of which they are converting by dividing the container with an internal partition. They are then installing a double width door [...]