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At Tiger Shipping Containers, we provide a range of Dangerous Goods Containers that are designed to store and transport hazardous materials safely and securely. Our Dangerous Goods Containers are built to meet Australia’s most stringent safety standards, ensuring your dangerous cargo always remains protected and compliant.

why you need a dangerous goods containers

Shipping containers are great. We all know that. They’re strong, durable, and last for years. However, hazardous or dangerous cargo requires an additional layer of protection to ensure everyone stays safe. And that’s where dangerous goods containers come in!

The Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road & Rail (the ADG Code) details the requirements for transporting dangerous goods by road or rail. These Australian Hazardous Goods Regulations require that any dangerous goods you choose to store or ship in Australia have to have the proper classification, labelling, protection and packaging.

At Tiger Shipping Containers, we bring over 30 years of experience in the shipping container industry, and nobody knows how to build a dangerous hazardous goods containers quite like we do. Because when it comes to transporting hazardous goods, you do not want to go with one of the fly-by-night container companies. Because the legal implications for your business if an accident occurs are onerous to put it mildly.

typical sizes for dangerous goods containers

Tiger Shipping Containers offer dangerous goods storage containers in a variety of sizes, with 10ft, 20ft and 40ft being the norm. These containers can come with double doors, or a single side door, depending on your access requirements. With high cube options also available.

Dangerous Goods Containers Dimensions

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10ft: Exterior dimensions - 10 feet long, 8 feet wide, and 8 feet 6 inches high; Tare weight - 2,800 kilograms (6,173 pounds); Maximum payload - 8,600 kilograms (18,960 pounds).

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20ft: Exterior dimensions - 20 feet long, 8 feet wide, and 8 feet 6 inches high; Tare weight - 3,660 kilograms (8,067 pounds); Maximum payload - 24,000 kilograms (52,910 pounds).

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40ft: Exterior dimensions - 40 feet long, 8 feet wide, and 8 feet 6 inches high; Tare weight - 6,800 kilograms (14,991 pounds); Maximum payload - 28,600 kilograms (63,052 pounds).

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pallet wide chemical storage cabinets

A pallet wide chemical storage cabinet is a specialised cabinet designed to safely store chemicals on pallets. These cabinets are specifically designed to meet the requirements of chemical storage and are constructed with heavy-duty materials to ensure safe and secure storage of chemicals. The cabinets are available in various sizes and configurations to meet the specific requirements of different chemical storage applications. The cabinets are typically used in industrial and commercial settings where chemicals need to be stored safely and securely to prevent accidents and protect the environment.

6ft tricorn shipping container

A 6ft Tricon Shipping Container is a versatile container that provides a convenient solution for transporting and storing small or irregularly shaped items. Measuring 6ft in length, the Tricon Container is designed to fit easily on a truck or trailer and can be easily transported to any location. Its compact size makes it ideal for use in areas with limited space, such as construction sites, events, and other temporary locations. The Tricon Container is made from heavy-duty materials that meet the strict safety regulations and requirements of the chemical storage industry. The cabinets are available in various sizes and configurations to meet specific storage needs, with pallet-wide options that allow chemicals to be stored on pallets within the cabinet. These cabinets are commonly used in industrial and commercial settings, such as chemical manufacturing, mining, and waste management, where chemicals need to be stored safely and securely to prevent accidents and protect the environment. For military applications, we also offer a munitions option that is popular with the Australian Defence Force for the secure and safe storage of munitions.

dangerous goods containers features

While we do occasionally need to modify a dangerous goods container, (such as the 6ft Tricorn containers, or pallet wide chemical storage cabinet), the standard dangerous goods containers we manufacture come in 10ft, 20ft and 40ft sizes, and come in-built with:

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Appropriate plates and signage.

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Double doors or single doors.

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Front steel bund walls.

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Industrial-strength, non-spark mesh floor covering.

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Internal safety handle.

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Lockable valve tap.

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RHS floor frames.

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Storage capacity of 4,000 to 10,000 litres in the 3 and 6m units.

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Totally painted container.

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Weatherproof vents.

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Welded steel floors.

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Design and Construction of Dangerous Goods Containers

Our Dangerous Goods Containers are designed to be durable, secure, and reliable. We use high-quality materials and a thorough manufacturing processes to ensure that our containers can withstand the harshest Australian conditions to protect your cargo from damage or spills.

Our Dangerous Goods Containers are constructed from high-grade steel and aluminium, making them durable and resistant to damage. The interior of the container is coated with materials that are compatible with the specific hazardous materials being transported or stored. They come equipped with a range of safety features, including ventilation systems, spill containment systems, and safety signage. Plus, our dangerous goods containers comply with all relevant safety standards and regulations, including the Australian Dangerous Goods Code and the International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) Code.

Applications of Dangerous Goods Containers

Dangerous goods containers are used in various industries that require the transportation or storage of hazardous materials, including:

Chemical Manufacturing - Our Dangerous Goods Containers are commonly used to store and transport hazardous chemicals and raw materials used in chemical manufacturing.

Mining - The mining industry requires the transportation and storage of various chemicals and explosives, making Dangerous Goods Containers essential.

Oil and Gas - The transportation and storage of petroleum-based products, such as gasoline, diesel fuel, and lubricants, require specialized containers to ensure safety.

Waste Management - Dangerous Goods Containers are used to store and transport hazardous waste materials safely.

Buy Your dangerous goods Container, Today!

Tiger Shipping Containers are Australia’s modification experts. And when it comes to transporting dangerous and hazardous goods, your cargo needs to be in good hands. Call today or fill in the contact form at the top of the page to order your container, today.