Container shipping is an important component of modern logistics system. They are applied when the delivery of goods over medium and long distances by different modes of transport. Pre-loading of the goods, raw materials, bulk and liquid materials in containers promotes a higher level of protection, reduces financial costs, time costs, especially for multimodal transportation.
the Main benefits of container transport
Loading and unloading activities are mechanized methods. It makes the minimum loss of time, reduces the importance of human participation. Before sending the container is sealed to prevent unauthorized access. Experts recommend the use of containers for several reasons. The main concern:
- flexibility in the choice of means of transport;
- guarantee for the safety and integrity of goods;
- the possibility of failure from the storage services or minimal cost;
- accessibility of the organization ordinary and partial deliveries.
Large selection of standard and unusual types of containers allows you to choose the container for equipment, building materials, household chemicals, food products, equipment, machinery, petroleum products and other liquid cargo.
Design and types of containers
On https://www.contlease.ru/dostavka_kontejnerov/ it is possible to order the delivery of containers to different regions of the Russian Federation handlers and container ships. In the vendor catalog is Tara, the requirements for which shall be presented to the various standards. For international shipments, used 20, 40, 45-foot model. Rarely used compact counterparts, designed for a capacity of 3-5 tons.
Most popular fully sealed containers. They consist of a frame, lined with metal walls, ceiling and bottom. Inside the floors are sent to plywood. To download the doors provided in the end portion. There are analogues without a roof. If necessary replace the awning. They are used for top download. When there is a need in the delivery of equipment, oversized cargo, make use of the platform without walls. Liquid, gaseous substances are transported in tank containers.
Normal containers can participate in thermal transport. They upgraded the inside, sheathed with special materials, capable for long time to maintain a stable temperature. The pits are equipped with air-conditioning equipment to adjust parameters.
Available for specific tasks and non-standard containers of different sizes and designs, with additional doors intended for bulk cargo, etc.