In the world of Shipping Containers, the “One Trip” Storage Container is considered a new container. Although it has brought over one cargo load from where it’s been manufactured in Asia, it is essentially new. Typically built within the last couple of years, these immaculate steel boxes are definitely in a class all their own.
The One Trip Container is very often used in applications where concerns of exterior condition and aesthetics are in question. New containers rarely have dents or dings and show very little surface rust, if any, that can become exacerbated over time, cause deterioration and eventual damage. Being manufactured in such recent years also guarantees that the container is built with corrosion resistant Cor-Ten steel and sprayed with factory paint in the more contemporary plants’ enclosed environments. The result is newly constructed, straight corrugation that is clean and looks much newer then the typical dented and dinged used container. The interior of the unit is also extremely nice, with minimal off gassing and other residuals effects that used boxes might incur from years of cargo shipments.
The excellent condition of the One Trip Container is paramount in the decision making of people in the market of purchasing containers. There are many uses for ocean freight containers that require this type of condition category. A prime example is when extensive modifications are being performed on the boxes. Cutting and welding into containers that have dings, dents and surface rust can be tricky due to the inconsistency of the steel. Utilizing New Containers really takes the guesswork out of modifying boxes.
The One Trip container is considered new, but has been used once, obviously- It’s in the name; the containers, in fact have been manufactured to carry cargo overseas, and are an economical choice and you may be surprised as to the cost of the virtually new “one trip container vs. used portable storage container.
Using shipping containers for portable storage is by far the most common destination of ISO portable storage containers. That said, the life of a container is a major concern for portable storage customers. One Trip container is really a good product for storage due to the fact that it is built more recently and has a longer life expectancy than used boxes.
There is no guess work that goes along with buying used containers as to what kind of condition will it actually be in when it’s delivered or how long the container will last So, when it’s all said and done, One Trip Shipping Containers are a good bet for all uses. The condition is ideal, the look is clean, and the containers last a long time. What more do you need?
Great Lakes Kwik Space has One Trip Containers available for purchase in various sizes including 20’ One Trip Storage Containers, 40’ One Trip Storage Containers and often have these containers available with doors on one end or both ends. Ask your Great Lakes Kwik Space representative about One Trip Containers today.