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The Container Streamlines Freight Movement (And Can Become Offices, Shops And Houses)

03.28.2008 · Posted in Transportation Articles

We mean the shipping container here, not beer kit container. The 20 feet shipping container, 20'x8'x8.5' in size, can accommodate a mobile dwelling unit, with beds and furniture that fold into the wall, for example. Shipping containers come mostly in the standard sizes of 20 feet, 40 feet and 45 feet high-cube (the last with ...

Container Sales Involves More Than Container Sales

03.28.2008 · Posted in Transportation Articles

What comes to your mind when you hear the term container sales? Probably you think of a shop stacked with all kinds of containers like pet bottles, paper cartons, tin cans, and all the other containers you store stuff in. In this article, however, we discuss another type of container, the shipping container carried by ...

Freight – The Wonderful World of Freight

10.19.2007 · Posted in Transportation Articles

The world of freight and shipping is an exciting and very broad field of activity. Whether you are thinking of becoming a shipper, a broker, or planning on shipping something yourself, there is a lot to learn. ...

What Every Shipper Should Know Before Hiring A Motor Carrier

08.02.2007 · Posted in Transportation Articles

The goal of the article is to inform companies that hire motor carriers directly of the inherent risks associated with underinsured, unauthorized, and unsafe motor carriers and to present some recommendations on the procedures that can be implemented in order to minimize the risks. ...

Freighting Around the World

Today, when needed, large amounts of freight can be transported in as little as a few hours. That truly is a long ways off from the time our parents had to wait months and months for their deliveries. ...