specifications

40' dry high-cube container

40' dry high-cube

Length: 12.03 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.69 m

Door width: 2.34 m
Door height: 2.58 m
Max payload: 28.00 t

Facts

A 40’ high-cube dry container can load 28,000 kilos. With a height of 2.70 metres and an inside width of 2.35 metres, the volume of a 40 'high-cube - often abbreviated hc - container is 76.3 cubic metres. High-cube containers have become very popular in recent years for transporting dry goods via sea freight.

A 40 'high-cube container is suitable for goods above normal height. Like a standard 40-foot container, a high-cube model is also typically used to transporting ordinary consumer goods. This applies to goods / products such as clothes, shoes, furniture, electronics and the like – all cargo at the light end of the scale, but it is a container with room for a lot of goods.

A high-cube 40 'container has a tare weight of 3,900 kilos and a length of 12.03 metres.

Container types and sizes

Please note! Dimensions are a guideline only. For exact dimensions and container directions, please contact Blue Water Shipping.
Containers for heavy cargo are available on request.

20' Dry

Length: 5.90 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.38 m

Door width: 2.34 m
Door height: 2.28 m
Max payload: 26.00 t

20' Open top

Length: 5.90 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.28 m

Door width: 2.33 m
Door height: 2.24 m
Max payload: 26.00 t
Roof opening: 5.67 x 2.25 m

20' Flat rack

Length: 5.90 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.21 m



Max payload:
28.00 t

40' Dry

Length: 12.03 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.38 m

Door width: 2.34 m
Door height: 2.28 m
Max payload: 28.00 t

40' Dry high-cube

Length: 12.03 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.69 m

Door width: 2.34 m
Door height: 2.58 m
Max payload: 28.00 t

40' Reefer high-cube

Length: 11.58 m
Width: 2.28 m
Height: 2.54 m

Door width: 2.27 m
Door height: 2.54 m
Max payload: 28.00 t

40' Open top

Length: 12.02 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.28 m

Door width: 2.34 m
Door height: 2.24 m
Max payload: 27.00 t
Roof opening: 11.80 x 2.19 m

40' Flat rack

Length: 11.65 m
Width: 2.37 m
Height: 1.97 m



Max payload:
39.00 t

45' Dry high-cube

Length: 13.58 m
Width: 2.34 m
Height: 2.69 m

Door width: 2.34 m
Door height: 2.58 m
Max payload: 26.00 t