## Dimension Specification of 40’ Platform Container

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40’ Platform containers

In this post I explain about 40’ Platform container which includes inner measurement and outer measurement of 40’ Platform container, volume capacity of Forty foot Equipment Unit, tare weight and loading capacity of 40’ Platform shipping container.

The different types of shipping cargo containers are Dry containers, Open Top Containers, Flat Rack containers, Flat Rack Container with Four Freestanding Posts, Platform containers, High Cube containers, Steel Refrigerated Container, Aluminum Refrigerated Container, Fuel Tank Container, Power Pack Generator Container, Flat Rack Container with Collapsible End, Flat Rack Hi-Cube Container, Hi-Cube Open Top Container, Hi-Cube Hanger Container etc.

40’ Platform container

What is the dimension of 40’ Platform Container?

The dimension of 40’ Platform Container can be explained as inner dimension and outer dimension.

What is the inner dimensions of 40’ Platform container (Interior dimension of 40’ Platform container) ?

The inner dimension of 40’ Platform container is as follows. (The length, width and height of 40’ Platform container in mille meter, meter and feet)

Length = 12110mm (12.11meter or 39’ 09” or 39 feet 09inches)

Width = 2360mm (2.36 meter or 7’ 09” or 7 feet 09 inches)

What is the outer dimension of 40’ Platform container (exterior dimension of 40’Platform container) ?

The outer dimension of 40’ Platform cargo container (exterior dimension of 40’ Platform container) is as follows:

Length = 12190mm (12.19 meter or 40’ or 40 feet)

Width = 2440mm (2.44 meter or 8’ or 8 feet)

Height = 650mm (0.65 meter or 2’01” or 2 feet 01inches)

Tare Weight of 40 foot Platform container?

Tare weight of a 40 foot Platform container is 5700 kgs

Maximum Pay Load weight of 40’ Platform container?

Maximum pay load weight of 40’ Platform container is 39008 kgs

What is the maximum capacity of 40’ Platform container?

Maximum capacity of 40’ Platform container is 39300 kgs

The information on measurement and weight mentioned may vary slightly from one brand owner to another. Some of the top cargo container owners are NYK, Evergreen, CMA-CGM, Maersk, MSC, Hapag Lloyd, APL, Cosco,  Hanjin, and CSCL. You may reconfirm exact weight, measurement and other details from container owner or their agent.

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In this post I explained about 40’ Platform container which includes volume capacity of Forty foot Equipment Unit, tare weight and loading capacity of 40’ Platform shipping container, inner measurement and outer measurement of 40’ Platform container.

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