International logistics of heavy equipment, international logistics of heavy cargo, international logistics of ultra-high, ultra-wide and large cargo
Classification and characteristics of special containers: 2016-05-06 16:43:00 Special containers mainly refer to special containers used to load special goods. Mainly divided into: open top container (OPENTOPCONTAINER); frame container (FLATRACKCONTAINER); tank container (TANKCONTAINER) and so on. Open-top container, also known as open-top container, is a container without a rigid top. Other components except for the top are similar to cargo containers. The open-top box can be loaded with goods from the top, which is especially suitable for super-large goods such as machinery. The open top box is equipped with a PVC waterproof canvas cover and a removable frame with a wire sealing device. The door of the open top box can be removed for easy packing. The steel open-top box has two specifications of 20 feet and 40 feet. The frame box has no top and sides, and is characterized by loading and unloading from the side of the container. The main cargo of the frame container: super long, super wide, super high large machinery and equipment and heavier cargo. The steel frame box has two specifications of 20 feet and 40 feet. The main cargo of the tank container: the main cargo is liquid chemical products: such as chemical products; industrial oil products, kerosene, fuel oil, gas (generally the cargo's own container, that is, SOC box). The quotation of the special container accurately understands the shipping capacity of the shipping market, and the shipping company's pricing method and market price. Understand the customer's cargo parameters (preferably with photos), shipping time and delivery date. Fully estimate the operating difficulty and fully account for the costs that will be incurred. The characteristics of operating special cabinets The carrier owns less special cabinets, and the market demand is also small. The operation is difficult and the links are complicated. The entire transportation process requires multiple links to be confirmed before it can be undertaken. Mainly need to confirm the container, price, and space in advance. Prices vary greatly and are not comparable. Many shipping companies do not provide special container services. Relatively speaking, the value of goods carried by special tanks is generally higher. Precautions for the operation of special cabinets Open the top box: confirm in advance the weight, size, loading and unloading requirements of the goods, and the owner's requirements for the box. Frame box: Confirm in advance the weight, size, loading and unloading requirements of the goods, the owner's requirements for the box body, the feasibility of the land transportation process, and the accurate calculation of the cost.