Container Dimensions



40ft Flat Rack

  • High loading capacity
  • Suitable for international shipping
  • Collapsible ends



Description Imperial Metric
Maximum payload 63,640 lb 28,870 kg
Dimensions 40' x 8' x 8'6" 12.192 x 2.438 x 2.591 m
Volume 2,366 cubic feet 67 m3
Door openings, width 7' 8 1/8" 2.340 m
Door openings, height 7' 5 1/2" 2,274 mm
Internal, length 39' 5 11/16" 12.032 m
Internal, width 7'8 1/2" 2,350 mm
Internal, height to load line 7' 10 7/32" 2,393 mm
Weight, gross 71,650 lb 32,500 kg
Weight, tare 8,010 lb 3,630 kg

Flat rack special equipment containers are primarily suitable for heavy loads and cargo that needs loading from the top or sides, such as pipelines and machinery. Flat rack containers are manufactured from steel and come in 20' and 40' sizes.


Flat rack container dimensions

Specific dimensions and capacity of flat rack containers may vary depending on the container producer, the age of the container and the container owner. The specs listed below are, however, representative. 

We can offer new, used or converted containers.

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