40’ Reefer (40’ Refrigerated container)
A Refrigerated container, also referred to as Reefer is an intermodal shipping container used for the transportation of temperature sensitive cargo such as food items (meat, ice-cream, fruit etc) as well as non-food items, for instance flowers, pharmaceuticals and other products that require a constant chilled or frozen temperature for the duration of the transit.
|Tare Weight||4800 kg||10582.18 lbs|
|Payload Capacity||27700 kg||61068.04 lbs|
|Maximum Gross Weight||32500 kg||71650.23 lbs|
|Cubic Capacity||59.82 m³||2112.81 ft³|
|A 40' Reefer can hold 25 Euro-pallets in one tier or 21 Standard-pallets in one tier|
|Internal length||11.56 m|| 37.92 ft|
|Internal Width||2.29 m||7.51 ft|
|Internal Height||2.26 m||7.41 ft|
|External length||12.16 m||39.89 ft|
|External Width||2.42 m||7.93 ft|
|External Height||2.58 m||8.46 ft|
|Door Opening Width|| 2.27 m||7.44 ft|
|Door Opening Height||2.24 m||7.34 ft|
Container dimensions are standardized by ISO for guidance only. Slight variations between manufacturers’ specifications may occur.