Refrigerated containers

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High-Quality 40ft Reefer Containers to Buy or Rent

With plenty of different options among our range of 40ft refrigerated containers on offer, Containers 4 Sale UK Ltd is the ideal company to turn to wherever you might be located in the UK. We offer superb levels of post-sale customer support and have the technical know-how to ensure your 40ft refrigerated container is set up perfectly from day one. With both new one trip and used refrigerated containers available in 40ft and 20ft sizes, you are bound to find exactly what you need with us.

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Our 40ft Refrigerated Containers

View our range of 40ft used refrigerated containers below and get in contact with us today to find out more. Please note, we predominantly supply used specification 40ft refrigerated containers due to new units being very rare and a lot more expensive. If you do require a new 40ft refrigerated container though, please contact our sales team for more information.

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Full Description

When hiring a refrigerated container, we offer a unique, exclusive 24-hour emergency breakdown service on the machinery section. Our call-out service is manned by our own staff who know you and your business, you will never be put through to a third party call centre. We have engineers based throughout the UK mainland.

Our refrigerated containers for hire are supplied as standard with lightweight aluminium container ramps suitable for handballing or roll cages or non-motorised pallet trucks.


  • Temperature ranges between +25 and -25
  • Environmentally friendly units running on ozone friendly gas refrigerant
  • Stainless steel interior
  • Operating on 3 phase power
  • T-section flooring
  • Chequer plate aluminium flooring – subject to availability
  • Containerised double barn doors
  • Butcher style doors – subject to availability
  • Fully secure and lockable

Features of our container ramps

  • Maintenance-free aluminium construction
  • Unique anti-slip floor
  • Lightweight and easy-lift 2 person option
  • 750 kgs safe working load – Heavy-duty container bespoke ramps available – please supply your specification
  • Various lengths and widths of ramps available

Optional extras

  • Internal lighting
  • Anti-tamper grill
  • Panic alarm
  • High-security lockbox
  • External painting
  • Polar grade curtains
  • A timer to your requirements
  • High-security padlocks

Power requirements

  • 3 phase 380/440 volt supply with earth and neutral
  • 5 pin 32A CE plug is supplied
  • Isolator required close to the distribution board
  • Minimum 32 amp motor rated supply with 5 wire socket
  • Type ‘D’ breaker


40ft Refrigerated Shipping Container:

External Dimensions: Width: 8′ | Height: 8′ 6″ | Length: 40′ 0″

Internal Dimensions: Width: 7′ 8″ | Height: 7′ 10″ | Length: 39′ 5″


40ft High Cube Refrigerated Shipping Container:

External Dimensions: Width: 8′ | Height: 9′ 6″ | Length: 40′ 0″

Internal Dimensions: Width: 7′ 8″ | Height: 9′ 5″ | Length: 39′ 5″

A large selection of new one trip & used containers for nationwide hire or sale

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