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New & Used Shipping Containers For Sale UK

The UK's Nationwide Retailer & Manufacturer of Shipping Containers, Storage Containers, Flat Pack Containers, Container Offices & Container Conversions

Looking for a great value shipping container, flat pack container, container office, or do you need a container conversion? For good value, great service and better outcomes, deal directly with the UK's most innovative manufacturer of shipping containers - no agents, no middlemen, go Direct!

Explore our unique virtual depot where you can browse our range of new and used shipping containers for sale, storage containers for sale, portable container site offices and converted shipping containers. If you can't see what you want, just ask! You'll be amazed at what we can do with the humble shipping container.

Container Conversion Specialists

Take a look at our award winning container conversions service for container modifications and bespoke buildings. From chemical stores, site offices and pop up shops to portable toilets and food outlets, contact us today free on 0800 061 2575 to tell us what you need. You can view our Container Conversions brochure here, or why not take a look at some of our amazing work?

Case Study of the Month

05 Feb, 2021

20ft hospital changing facilities

In response to the Covid19 crisis, we were asked by East Sussex NHS to provide them with a safe "bubble pod" for their staff to shower and change in. The container has been partitioned off to allow for two separate changing rooms and a 5ft shower section. The whole unit is ply lined and insulated for comfort, and the addition of a down flow heater makes the experience of showering and changing a lot more pleasant in cold weather!

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As a long established and reputable company, we want to instill confidence in our customers that we can deliver on our promises, and provide high quality products and service. But don't just take our word for it, see for yourself what our past and present clients have to say about Containers Direct.
23rd February 2021

"A great product delivered when promised by a great delivery driver."
James Walker – J W Gas; who ordered a 4m Flat Pack container
21st February 2021

"The unit you have provided for me is fantastic and of a high quality and perfectly on budget. The service from start to finish has been completed in a professional manner right through the whole team. My overall experience with your company is the best I could have wanted."
Andrew Horrocks; who ordered a Used 10ft Container
20th February 2021

"You were a pleasure to deal with, very helpful and we were kept informed at all stages. You delivered on product and quality"
Gwendolen Boston; who ordered a 4m Flat Pack container
18th February 2021

"I'm really happy with the high quality of service I received from Neil and Hannah. If we need another container in the future we will certainly be coming back."
Germaine Tedder-Pemberton – Gyrn Ddu Campsite; who ordered a 4m Flat Pack container
17th February 2021

"The driver was amazing and managed to get the container in place"
Matthew Pierce – Access Irrigation LTD; who ordered a One Trip 40ft container with roller shutters
15th February 2021

"The delivery driver was really helpful and made the delivery easy"
Sandra Searle – Activate Learning; who ordered a 4m flat pack container with insulation pack

Just some of the clients we've worked with...

Mercedes Benz
Ministry of Defense
Environment Agency
National Trust
Balfour Beatty
British Gas
Network Rail
Harley Davidson

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Containers Direct in At Home!

Containers Direct had the pleasure of working with Sarah Beeny on her At Home magazine, exploring innovate ways of creating extra space for your home. See the article on pages 177-178 here!

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Shipping Container News

Why Use a Garden Storage Container?
**UPDATED Published Monday 22 February 2021, Updated Monday 1 March 2021
Are the first signs of spring making you itch to get back out in the garden? As the winter lifts and lockdown eases, we're all excited about enjoying our outdoor spaces again! The first tentative steps usually involve getting things organised in your garden again, clearing out the old, making way for the new. Find out how garden storage container can help with this.
Top Five Picks of Shipping Container Customisations
**UPDATED Published Thursday 28 January 2021, Updated Monday 1 March 2021
Containers Direct offer a wide range of customisations and optional extras with all shipping containers. They can improve the function, appearance and extend the life of the container, especially if you are buying used. All customisation work is carried out in our own workshops by highly skilled tradesmen, to give you unbeatable quality.
Joining Up Shipping Containers
**UPDATED Published Monday 11 January 2021, Updated Monday 1 March 2021
If you're thinking about a shipping container conversion but need something bigger than a standard 8ft wide container offers, then look no further – Containers Direct have expertly designed and practiced a method of joining up shipping containers to give you widths of 16ft, 24ft, 32ft and beyond.


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