20-ft Open Top Container

20-ft Open Top Container Information

The 20-ft open top container is the most common and available size with an open top. Designed and built for mobility and easy top-loading access, usually by a crane. Once loaded, the container is secured with a soft or hard roof and can be stacked for transportation.

Whether you are ready to purchase a 20’-OT or need a modification, we are here for you. Contact one of our friendly, knowledgeable sales reps for more information and availability. If you are looking for a different configuration, we have these available 20-ft options:

  • Standard 20-ft new (one trip)
  • Standard 20-ft cargo worthy (CW)
  • Standard 20-ft wind & water tight (WWT)
  • Standard 20-ft used (as is)
  • 20-ft double door (DD)
  • 20-ft open top (OT)
  • 20-ft high cube (HC)
  • 20-ft open side (OS)
  • 20-ft refrigerated (Reefer)
  • 20-ft HC refrigerated (Reefer)
  • 20-ft customized
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20-ft Open Top Container Dimensions

ExteriorInteriorDoor Opening
19' 11"8' 8' 6"19' 4"7' 9"7' 8"7' 5"7' 8"
Interior Cubic Capacity: 1,165 ft3
Tare Weight: 4,850 lbs
Max Cargo Weight: 39,948 lbs
*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.



20-ft Open Top Shipping Container

Samples of our 20′ Open-Top Containers

20-ft Open Top Shipping Container Speeds up the Process

Our open top feature is essential for certain jobs. This feature allows customers to throw things in and not worry about them. It is very effective when organization is not a priority, rather, speed is. Standard 20′ containers are our most popular size, that combined with this dual feature makes this container suitable for any job.

Added Flexibility with End Doors

Normally the twenty-foot open top has end doors to give flexibility to loading and discharging operations. It is under ISO regulations which makes transportation a breeze, but is also large enough for long term use in one location.

These containers, new or used, are made to withstand any cargo amount just under 40,000 pounds. With that capacity, this container will be applicable to any job that requires an open top.

Standard Features

  • Removable hardtop &/or a tarp
  • Ground-level entry
  • Two-way forklift pockets
  • Steel floor & corrugated steel sides
  • Corner castings on all 8 corners
  • Secure closing cargo doors
  • Durable
  • Environmentally sustainable

These are also available half high open top.

Advanced Container Co. can give you all the necessary information to purchase the best container for your needs. To buy or rent this 20′ open top container today, contact us here.