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Container

Shipping Solutions

Strategic Global Container Shipping

RTM has extensive experience in the handling and ocean shipping of truck-size intermodal containers. Container vessels are fully equipped with a wide variety of chassis and other equipment including state-of-the-art tri-axle and super-slider chassis that easily accommodates cargo and ensures that cargo meets US FHSW guidelines. Our open-top containers feature TIR-approved tarpaulins with removable rear headers for easy handling. RTM generally works with the following standard shipping container sizes. Select a section below for dimensions and key specifications:

20'/40' Dry General

Descriptions


Dry General purpose containers

Type
20′
40′
Exterior Measurement
LengthWidthHeight
20′ (6.06M)8′ (2.44M)8’6″ (2.59M)
40′ (12.19M)8′ (2.44M)8’6″ (2.59M)
Interior Measurement
LengthWidthHeight
19’4 13/64″ (5.90M)7’8 19/32″ (2.35M)7’10 19/64″ (2.40M)
39’5 47/64″ (12.03M)7’8 19/32″ (2.35M)7’10 11/64″ (2.39M)
Door Opening
WidthHeight
7’8 3/64″ (2.34M)7’5 49/64″ (2.35M)
7’8 1/8″ (2.34M)7’5 1/8″ (2.28M)
Payload
TareCargo
1,173 cu.ft. (33.2 cu.m.)5,119 lbs. (2,322 kg.)38,000 lbs. (17,237 kg.)
2,391 cu.ft. (67.6 cu.m.)8,686 lbs. (3,940 kg.)44,000 lbs. (19,958 kg.)
20'/40' Flatrack

Descriptions


Dry General purpose containers

Type
20′
40′
Exterior Measurement
LengthWidthHeight
20′ (6.06M)8′ (2.44M)8’6″ (2.59M)
40′ (12.19M)8′ (2.44M)9’6″ (2.90M)
Interior Measurement
LengthWidthHeight
18’2 1/32″ (5.54M)7’1 23/64″ (2.17M)7’6″ (2.29M)
38’2 11/32″ (11.64M)7’9 15/32″ (2.37M)7’5 9/64″ (2.26M)
Door Opening
WidthHeight
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Payload
TareCargo
5,534 lbs. (2,510 kg.)38,000 lbs. (17,237 kg.)
9,921 lbs. (4,500 kg.)44,000 lbs. (19,958 kg.)
20'/40' Open Top

Description


Dry General purpose containers

Type
20′
40′
Exterior Measurement
LengthWidthHeight
20′ (6.06M)8′ (2.44M)8’6″ (2.59M)
40′ (12.19M)8′ (2.44M)8’6″ (2.59M)
Interior Measurement
LengthWidthHeight
19’4 13/64″ (5.90M)7’8 19/32″ (2.35M)7’8 7/16″ (2.35M)
39’5 47/64″ (12.03M)7’8 19/32″ (2.35M)7’9 3/16″ (2.37M)
Door Opening
WidthHeight
7’8 1/8″ (2.34M)7’5 49/64″ (2.28M)
7’8 3/64″ (2.34M)7’5 41/64″ (2.28M)
Payload
TareCargo
1,150 cu.ft. (32.5 cu.m.)4,850 lbs. (2,200 kg.)38,000 lbs. (17,237 kg.)
2,363 cu.ft. (66.9 cu.m.)9,150 lbs. (4,150 kg.)44,000 lbs. (19,958 kg.)
40' High Cube

Descriptions


Dry General purpose containers

TypeExterior MeasurementInterior MeasurementDoor OpeningCubic capacityMaximum gross weightTare weightMaximum payload
LengthWidthHeightLengthWidthHeightWidthHeight
40′40′2462mm9’6″12,095 mm2,444 mm2,692 mm2,400 mm2,584 mm79.60 cu.m34,000 kg4,260 kg29,740 kg
40' High Cube Refrigerated

Descriptions


Dry General purpose containers

TypeExterior MeasurementInterior MeasurementDoor OpeningWeightCapacity
LengthWidthHeightLengthWidthHeightWidthHeightMax Gross WeightAverage TareMaximum PayloadNominalUsable under load lineHeight usable for cargo
40′40′8′9’6″11.584 mm2.294 mm2.557 mm2.290 mm2.569 mm34.000 kg4.740 kg29.260 kg68 CU.M65,3 CU.M2.394 mm

 

Information Needed:

To ensure we provide the most competitive container shipping quote, please have the below ready when you speak to us.

  • Equipment required
  • Weight
  • Cargo dimensions
  • Volume to be shipped
  • Expected shipment date
  • Country of origin
  • Port of loading
  • Port of discharge
  • Destination
  • Commodity description

Guidelines:

RTM container payload class cargo should conform to the following guidelines.

  • 38,000 lbs. for a 20’ container
  • 44,000 lbs. for 40’ container

 

 

Services Extended:

  • Cargo Supervision – Loading and Discharging
  • Continuous Cargo Management Port to Port
  • Dedicated Teams With Professional Experience In Handling All Aspects Of Complex Project Cargo Shipments
  • Handling Of Hazardous Cargo, Special Permits and Custom Clearance
  • Full Fixtures And Partial Chartering Of Vessels At Highly Competitive Rates