RTM has extensive experience in the handling and shipment of truck-size intermodal containers. RTM generally works with the following standard container sizes. Select a section below for dimensions and key specifications:

To ensure we provide the most competitive container shipping quote, please have the following 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

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

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

Container vessels are fully equipped with a wide variety of chassis and flat-rack 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.

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