40' shipping container

40' General Purpose

Ideal for storage, 40' GP containers can be used for countless residential, retail, industrial, agricultural and commercial applications.

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40' GP Container

The 40' General Purpose container is not just for shipping - it is a large, hard-wearing and versatile storage unit which can be repurposed for a wide range of alternative functions. Whether you need a portable office, sleep-out, workshop or retail store, 40' GP shipping containers are a smart and inexpensive foundation in which to build. It can also benefit the environment, recycling used stock which in turn maximises the lifetime of each structure and its materials. 

Made from heavy-duty corrugated steel, 40' shipping containers are designed to withstand the elements and extreme weather conditions. Wind and water tight, each unit is equipped with multiple air vents and feature hardy marine plywood flooring throughout. Stocked items can be efficiently stacked and fixed into position using built-in lashing points for secure transport or storage. 

As a nationwide supplier of new and used shipping containers, we can deliver your 40' GP at a competitive price throughout New Zealand. Buy, hire or hire-to-buy yours today.

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40' GP Specifications

  Internal External
Length 12.033 m 12.192 m
Height 2.394 m 2.591 m
Width 2.350 m 2.438 m

Capacity 67.696 m³
Weight 3,655 kg

All measurements are approximate and are intended to be used as a guide only. See full range of container weights & dimensions.

Container Delivery

Take a look at our comprehensive transport guide to ensure seamless delivery of your 40' GP shipping container throughout New Zealand.

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40' GP Shipping Container
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