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    • Shipping and Transport College Rotterdam Container basics
    • Container Basics• Container construction• Container types• Container marks and numbers
    • Objectives• What is a container• Describe the components• Describe materials used• ISO standards• Describe test for containers• Describe the types of containers
    • Benefits of containerization• Creates a unit load for rapid cargo handling• Protects cargo packages• Reduces risks to cargo• Encourages door to door transport• Provides economical cost effective transport
    • A container has to be• Strong enough to be repacked many times• Change transport modes without unpacking and recapping• Allows easy handling• Easily packed and unpacked
    • Freight container = Dry box
    • Freight Container• Weatherproof rectangular box• Transport and stores cargo• Confines and protects contents• Separable from means of transport• Handled as unit load
    • ISOInternational Standarisation Organisation
    • ISO-standardsWidth: 2.438 / 8 feet• Length• 3 m / 10 ft• 6 m / 20 ft• 9 m / 30 ft• 12m/ 40 ft• Height• 2.438 m / 8 feet• 2.591 m / 8 feet 6 inches• < 2.438 m / < 8 feet
    • Twenty feet Equivalent unit TEU
    • •1 Side walls•2 Roof•3 Base•4 End wall = Front•5 End Doors = Back
    • Connection corner fittings/cornercastings • End frames • 1 Corner posts • 2 Top end rail • 3 Bottom end rail • Sides • top side rails • bottom side rails • Left : view from door end, from the back.
    • Frame Materials• High tensile steel• Corten steel
    • Floors• 1 Cross members• 2 Forklift pockets• 3 Floor• 4 Entrance plate• Steel• Aluminum• Wood• Plywood• Bamboo
    • Side and Roof Materials• Steel• Aluminum• Corten steel• High tension steel
    • Gooseneck tunnel• Special for trucks
    • Container Construction
    • (Dis) Advantages of Steel• For• Welded, watertight• Stiff, rigid• Tough• Easily repaired• Cheap• Resistant to solvents• Against• Heavy• Rusts• Corrodes• Difficult to insulate
    • (Dis)Advantages of Aluminum• For• Light weight• Resistant to corrosion by air Flexible• Easily insulated• Against• Expensive• Needs extra support• Needs steel frame• Corroded by acids• Tears easily• Needs riveting / bolting Expensive to repair
    • Maximum Gross Mass (Ratings)• 10 feet 10,160 kg• 20 feet 24,000 kg• 30 feet 25,400 kg• 41 feet 30,480 kg
    • Payload = Rating - Tare Mass
    • Length• 10 feet ( Offshore )• 20 feet• 35 feet ( Sealand )• 40 feet• 45 feet• Growing to 48 feet and even 52 feet
    • Wide• 8 feet• Europe wants two pallets wide
    • Height• 8 feet ( almost phased out )• 8.6 feet• 9.6 feet ( High Cubes )
    • Container Types
    • 20 feet Dry Box
    • 40 feet Dry Box
    • 20 feet Open Top
    • 40 feet Open Top
    • Open Top Removable Top
    • 20 feet Flatrack Fixed Ends
    • 20 feet Flatrack One Open End
    • 40 feet Flatrack Fixed
    • 40 feet Flatrack Folding
    • 40 feet Flatrack Folding
    • 40 feet Flatrack one open end
    • 40 feetFRFixed
    • 40 feetFROpenends
    • Stack of old 40 feet FR Folded
    • 45 feet Dry Box
    • Empty Depot20 feet9 highstacking
    • Mafi with 40 feet FR open ends
    • 20 feet Reefer Integral
    • 40 feetReeferIntegral
    • Tank Container
    • Test Container
    • BulkContainer
    • Half Height =Bin Container
    • Specials
    • HighVentilated
    • Platform