What is Containerization, its dimensions and type ?

Benefit :  
  • Reduced handling cost .
  • Reduced ” In Port ” time .
  • Reduced damage and pilferage .

Materials used for the construction of containers depends on the nature of the cargo to be carried and the way they are handled.

  • Steel
  • Aluminium
  • fibreglass
  • Reinforced plastic
Dimensions of container:]

container

  • 10′ x 8′ x 8′ –  10T  } Suitable       
  • 20′ x 8′ x 8′   –  20T  }    For
  • 30′ x 8′ x 8′   –  30T  }  6 High      
  • 40′ x 8′ x 8′   –  40T  }  Stacking  
  • 5′ 0″ x 8′ x 8′ –  5T*     
  • 6′ 8″ x 8′ x 8′ –  7T*     

Here ( *)  mark indicates Suitable for 3 high stacking.

Types of container are :
  1. Open type container.
  2. Thermal container.
  3. Dry bulk container 

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