40-ft High Cube Container

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40-ft High Cube Shipping Container

Advanced Container sells and modifies 40-ft high cube shipping containers. Our largest container (40-ft) for the high cube feature is perfect for industrial jobs that require more vertical room. The amount of space here maximizes the utility of the container for the price. This shipping container is highly functional and sought after.

40′-HC containers are available new (1-trip).

Below you will find our different 40-ft container options:

  • Standard 40-ft new (one trip)
  • Standard 40-ft cargo worthy (CW)
  • Standard 40-ft wind & water tight (WWT)
  • Standard 40-ft used (as is)
  • Standard 40-ft refurbished
  • 40-ft double door (DD)
  • 40-ft open top (OT)
  • 40-ft high cube (HC)
  • 40-ft refrigerated (Reefer)
  • 40-ft HC refrigerated (Reefer)
  • 40-ft customized
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40-ft High Cube Container Dimensions

ExteriorInteriorDoor Opening
40'8' 9' 6"39' 4"7' 9"8' 9"7' 8"8' 5"
Interior Cubic Capacity: 2,660 ft3
Tare Weight: 8,070 lbs NEW & 8,598 lbs USED
Max Cargo Weight: 67,200 lbs NEW & 68,008 lbs USED
*Please note that all product specifications are approximate and NOT exact. Our manufacturers have slight variations, within ISO standards, to meet the product dimensions & specifications.



Buy Used or New 40′ High Cube Container

Below are samples showing the difference in used or new 40′ high cube containers we sell. Call us today to come to see the different options we stock at our facility. We are the experts at providing the right kind of steel containers for you whether it be for shipping, storage or cargo. 

Examples of New and Used 40′ High Cube Container & Open Side Mod

40-ft High Cube Containers,
Large in all Directions

40-ft high cube shipping containers, (also know as 40’ HC) supplied by Advanced Container Co. are perfect for commercial, industrial, and rural storage applications. The 40ft high cubes are similar in structure to the 40ft standard size, but taller. In contrast the to standard size, which have a maximum height of 2591 mm (8’6″), the high-cube size are 2896 mm, or 9’6″, tall.

They are made completely of welded steel except for the floors which are made of load-bearing marine-grade plywood. The thick, steel double doors at one end are weather-sealed and absolutely secure. 40ft high cube containers are freestanding and totally self-contained and can be used for shipping or storage. and for accommodation as well.

The 40ft high cube container is about 1 foot taller than regular 40ft option, ensuring that your cargo/goods can be loaded higher, without any issues.

40′-HC Advantages

Transportation: 40’-HC is used for all types of general cargo (dry cargo) from rocks to food, clothing, and even vehicles. However, they are best suited for transporting light, voluminous cargoes, and over-height cargoes up to a maximum of 2.70 m tall. Our high cube container provides sufficient space (in terms of volume) for the goods you need to transport.

Storage: 40′-HC is utilized in many cases on construction sites, at industrial facilities and for overflow of goods or in the off season.

Benefits of 40’-HC:

  • Higher ceilings
  • Additional storage space
  • Wind and waterproof
  • Worldwide delivery
  • Equipped with a wooden floor
  • 30cm higher than standard steel containers

Features for 40-ft cube container:

  • Secure and watertight
  • Ground level access
  • All steel construction
  • Portable – move as needed
  • Fork Pockets (on most units)
  • Manufactured to ISO specifications


Rent or Buy a 40ft High Cube Containers

Below are a few tips to help you decide whether to buy or rent a 40ft HC Container:

Buy a 40’ high cube container when you have a long project, need customization and have plenty of room to store it.

Rent a 40’ high cube storage container when you have a small budget and are looking for a short-term storage solution. Additionally, after you rent we simply come get the container from your work site.

Large Customizable Possibilities

Advanced Container has a full fabrication shop equipped with all the necessary tools to make any customizations you need for your shipping container. We can build special inside locking doors, add air conditioning, install simple shelving, you name it. The possibilities are endless.

Need an extra workspace, a fully equipped outdoor living area, or even portable classrooms? Our metal containers are weatherproof and suitable for custom modifications. The bigger the container, the bigger the possibilities.

Advanced Container Co. offers innovative custom solutions and many sizes to meet your requirements for any kind of cargo. We pride ourselves on product quality, innovation and eco-friendliness.

We stock a large inventory with a wide range of standard and custom containers to ensure that you can choose exactly the right equipment for your needs. From container acquisition, customizations to delivery – we take care of everything. So that you are completely satisfied.

Fill out our contact form or call us today for modifications or questions.