Heavy Duty Shipping Container (Double Leaf) Fire Exit Doors

Product Reference: 4255
  • Grey primer finish
  • Push Bars included
  • 3 keys supplied as standard
  • High quality draught and weather proof seals
  • 4 Stainless steel heavy duty hinges per door leaf (8 in total)
  • DDA (Disability Discrimination Act) compliant threshold
  • Anti jemmy bar lip all around the door leaf, including the hinge side
  • Added strengthening plates to reinforce frame
  • Drill and impact resistant locking system
  • Fully weatherproof, designed to be used externally
  • To be fitted by an experienced welder/fabricator
Price from: £1,326.00 +VAT

How to Order

Call us free on 0808 1234 215 quoting product reference 4255 or request a callback.

We are open 8:30am – 5pm, Weekdays

Product Description

Budget Shipping Containers supply a wide range of shipping container personnel sized doors suitable for almost any purpose! This is our shipping container double leaf fire exit door which is our most cost effective range and has DDA compliant thresholds so wheelchair access never has to be an issue if used with a ramp.

Our personnel doors are a higher security alternative to PVC doors and perfect for use on shipping containers. They are supplied with 3 keys as standard (see below section ‘keys’ at the very bottom of the page)

It has draught and weather seals pre-fitted, so you don’t need to worry about compromising the wind and water tight guarantee you already get from our containers with a sub-standard door. The doors are anti-vandal, drill and impact proof. Also the locking system has been manufactured for external use (meaning they’re designed to be water tight and weatherproof)

Steel material used on the door frame is 2mm galvanised and on the door leaf Double skinned 1mm galvanised steel. All finished in a grey primer finish which can be used as a base coat to be painted directly over.

It has draught and weather seals pre-fitted, so you don’t need to worry about compromising the wind and water tight guarantee you already get from our containers. Not only do you get your choice of  whether, looking from the outside, the hinges are on the left or the right and which leaf is the active leaf and which is the passive leaf!

‘Fire Exit’ stickers are available separately in the ‘Accessories’ section below (Safety signs are a necessity to comply with building regulations)

Sizes and Prices

Please be aware these doors are SUPPLIED AND DELIVERED ONLY. These doors require you to arrange the fitting yourself on site. We recommend hiring an experienced welder or fabricator to fit the door. If you would like one of these doors fitting to your container by our depots please contact us and we will be more than happy to quote you (as prices/type of door will vary slightly dependent on depot).

With every sale we offer out a fitting guide and can provide specific measurements and technical information of a purchased door upon request.


All of the above prices include delivery. Our ‘supply only’ orders are delivered directly to a UK address of your choice – England, Scotland (excluding the Highlands) and Wales on a 3-5 day delivery service from point of payment. Orders to the Highlands, Ireland and the Isles are an additional cost and available upon request.


If you have the capability and you want to collect yourself you can. Our warehouse is in Birmingham but you will have to contact us and arrange what you want (so we can check we have everything in stock and available for you) and arrange payment prior to arrival. Payment will be needed in advance for any purchase. However, you can save a fair bit if you did collect your door yourself, details below:

-£45.00 off your door price if you collect in person (hand ball)

-£35.00 off your door price if you collect by your own arranged courier (we will wrap as a parcel for you)

-£30.00 off your door price if you collect by your own arranged pallet freight (we will palletise for you)


Our budget personnel door accessories are very popular and we can offer the below prices when accessories are purchased alongside at least one door from Budget Shipping Containers. The single items (such as stickers, handles and plates, knob and handle sets, side and overhead panels) are all supplied only, much like the doors they will need fitting by the client DIY. The vision panels and louvre vents however will be supplied and fitted to the door prior to dispatch for the price below (adding circa 10 working days to the lead time) – if you want a price to just supply the vision panels or vents just ask!

Item Picture Price
Fire Exit Sticker £13.50 + VAT
External Access Knob £100.00 + VAT
Vision Panel 225×225 £150.00 + VAT
Vision Panel 225×530 £175.00 + VAT
Vision Panel 530×530 £195.00 + VAT
Vision Panel 225×1524 £205.00 + VAT
Louvre Vent 327×327 £140.00 + VAT
Louvre Vent 479×479 £155.00 + VAT
Louvre Vent 479×1546 £285.00 + VAT


The cylinder provided is supplied with 3 keys and has been manufactured for external use* (meaning they’re designed to be water tight and weatherproof) additional keys can be purchased as per the ‘Accessories’ section above.

*Using the door as an entrance as well as a fire exit is only recommended for ‘occasional use only’. Compatible external locking knob sets or handle sets are available separately which are highly recommended for doors which are also going to be used as entrance doors. These accessories are an optional extra and again are supplied only and to be fitted on site by the client (see above in the ‘accessories’ section).

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