Other classification of containers by purpose of use
Flat rack container : it has no top and sides of the container, which is characterized by loading and unloading from the side of the container. Overweight cargo is the main carrier, and it is also convenient to load livestock, as well as bare loading, such as steel, which can be exempted from outer packaging. It can also facilitate the lifting of large and ultra-wide and ultra-high cargo.
Pen container : the side of the box is made of metal mesh, the ventilation condition is good, and it is easy to feed. It is a special container specially made for the shipment of live animals such as cattle and horses.
Tank container : it is also known as liquid container. It is a special container for transporting liquid goods such as food, medicine, chemicals and so on. Its structure is to fix a liquid tank in a metal frame. The international standard tank is a kind of stainless steel pressure vessel installed in the fastening external frame. Most of the tanks are made of 316 stainless steel. Most tanks have steam or electric heating devices, inert gas protection devices, decompression devices and other optional equipment for fluid transportation and loading and unloading.
Platform container : its shape is like a railway flatbed, and is a container with a high carrying capacity and no superstructure. It is suitable for overweight goods, over 6m in length, 4m in width, 4.5m in height and 40mt in weight. And the two platform containers can be linked together, loading 80 metric tons of goods, the use of such boxes to transport cars is extremely convenient.