Container Dimensions



20ft Open Top Container

  • Wind and Waterproof
  • Suitable for international shipping
  • Ideal for storage
  • Secure locking system
  • Heavy duty flooring
Description Imperial Metric
Maximum payload 62,170 lb 28,200 kg
Dimensions 20' x 8' x 8'6" 6.096 x 2.438 x 2.591 m
Internal, length 19' 4 1/4'' 5.898 m
Internal, width 7' 8 5/8'' 2.352 m
Internal, height 7' 8 1/2'' 2.348 m
Roof opening, length 18' 1/16'' 5.490 m
Roof opening, width 7' 3'' 2.210 m
Weight, gross 67.197 lb 30480 kg
Weight, tare 5.027  lb 2280 kg

Open top containers are ideal for over height cargo and are similar to general purpose shipping containers in all except removable tarpaulin roof which allows for a simplified loading and unloading process.
Cargo commonly transported in open top containers include machinery, boilers, farming equipment, pipes and cables.
We have new & used 20’ & 40’ Open top containers located throughout our UK depots enabling us to provide nationwide delivery. 

We can offer new, used or converted containers.

Please complete our quote request form or call us 0330 0130 636

Please note we only provide shipping / storage containers to be delivered to your premises. We do not offer a self-storage facility. If you require self-storage in Scotland, please visit this website