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10 Creative Uses for Containers For Rent in South Africa This Festive Season

21st November 2019
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If you are an aspiring entrepreneur waiting to grasp the opportunity to make additional income over December and January, read the suggestions we have come up with which simply require you to rent an Almar container over the next two months.

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Self Storage Shipping Containers for Sale

Build a Self-Storage Service with Affordable Shipping Containers for Sale

15th July 2019
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Self-storage facilities are catching on fast throughout South Africa. This follows a trend in North America and Europe where they have been a good business for decades. Shipping containers for sale are fast becoming popular storage modules on account of their inherent strength and inbuilt flexibility.

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Could Container Homes Become the South African Low Cost Housing Solution?

24th June 2019
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We believe re-deploying used shipping containers as container homes to destitute areas in South Africa, is well-worth considering.

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Are Shipping Containers for Sale Wise Investments?

9th April 2019
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Everything you need to know about buying shipping containers for sale and why they are great money-spinning opportunities for your business.

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Cargo Container

A Cargo Container for Specialized Shipping by Sea

7th March 2019
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The cargo container has proved its worth as a quick and convenient way to move goods around the world. Handling and securing equipment on ships, railway trucks, and lowbed transporters has standardised too.

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Steel Containers for Sale Open New Doors to Money-Making Ideas

26th February 2019
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We have a regular supply of steel containers for sale that attract interest from start-ups and hobbyists alike. While some containers may be advanced in years, they are still structurally sound and ready for painting and fitting out. We sell them as empty shipping containers. We also offer a full-blown service for adding fixtures inside. Welcome to our virtual shop. Allow us to show you what is possible with imagination.

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Comparing Shipping Container Sizes If Relocating Abroad

11th February 2019
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We get calls every week from people wanting to know the optimum shipping container sizes for their household goods. Sometimes they end up purchasing a used container from us in cargo worthy condition they can resell at their destination.

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Intermodal Container

What’s an Intermodal Container? Why That Name?

21st January 2019
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An intermodal container is a portable storage box compatible with travelling on various modes of transport. These include railways, ships, low-bed road transporters, and even cargo aircraft. They usually shift between different transportation modes via container depots. Hence, they also need to be compatible with lifting and moving gear in these facilities.

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Freezer Containers

Freezer Containers Give You the Benefits of Mobile Cold Rooms

15th January 2019
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Maintaining product at the optimum temperature is essential in the food and medicine industries. Operators know they need to avoid thawing or defrosting at all costs. Or else they have to dispose of their damaged product in accordance with national safety rules.

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20ft Container: 6.096 Metres Long with a Second Life

10th January 2019
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The 20ft container is the smallest in the standard range. Thus it is popular for transporting goods to locations with less sophisticated handling equipment.

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