Sizes of Containers

Dry containers 20′ standard steel container spec.
Normally suitable for a 2 to 3 bed house

ContainerSizes

Properties
Door openings, width
Door openings, height
Internal, length
Internal, width
Internal, height to load line
Weight, gross
Weight, tare
Weight, payload
Volume

Metric
2,340 mm
2,280 mm
5,900 mm
2,352 mm
2,393 mm
30,480 kg
2,230 kg
28,250 kg
33 m3

Non-metric
7’8 1/16″
7’5 3/4″
19’4 1/6″
7’8 9/16″
7’10 3/16″
67,194 lb
4,916 lb
54,782 lb
1,170 ft3

Dry containers 40′ standard steel container spec.
Normally suitable for a 4 to 5 bed house

ContainerSizes

Properties
Door openings, width
Door openings, height
Internal, length
Internal, width
Internal, height to load line
Weight, gross
Weight, tare
Weight, payload
Volume

Metric
2,339 mm
2,274 mm
12,035 mm
2,350 mm
2,393 mm
32,500 kg
3,700 kg
28,800 kg
67 m3

Non-metric
7’8 1/16″
7’5 1/2″
39’5 13/16″
7’8 1/2″
7’8 1/2″
71,648 lb
8,156 lb
63,491 lb
2,390 ft3