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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

9th Aug, 2022

30ft welfare office

Made for the University of Sheffield as a outdoor welfare office, this container has two separate areas inside, one that contains a 20ft canteen area, the other a 5ft toilet area. Access to each section is through three external personnel doors.

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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.
5th August 2022

"The new storage buildings look brilliant and have already generated approving feedback from our members and from other visitors... thank you for all your hard work on our behalf and please pass on our gratitude to the production team who have done such a good job with the build. The look and quality are both excellent and we are excited to begin using all three buildings for their intended purpose."
St Sebastian's Playing Field Trust; who ordered three Used 30ft Containers, ply lined and insulated with external rustic cladding
5th August 2022

"Your services from start to finish were 1st class. We would highly recommend your company in the future."
JWM Storage; who ordered an 8ft Double Toilet Container
3rd August 2022

"From our first enquiry, design, manufacture and delivery the service was spot on, a first class job."
Marble Graphics; who ordered a Once-Used 30ft ModiBox Office
20th July 2022

"Would like to say thank you to Neil Clarke as he always gets the quote back to us in a super-quick time, also thanks to Hannah and Sonia for organising the delivery date etc. Great service all round."
Owen Goldsmith, CFB Boilers Ltd; who ordered a Once-Used 20ft container
20th July 2022

"Thanks to all - it looks great! Driver was also fantastic."
Amy Seymour; who ordered a 20ft Used Side Door Container, ply lined and insulated
22nd July 2022

"All contacts have been friendly and helpful."
John Trigg; who ordered a Flat Pack Container

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

Members of Make UK

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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

New Build Stores - Case Study
**UPDATED Published Tuesday 9 August 2022, Updated Tuesday 9 August 2022
See how we manufactured these four brand new containers to store equipment for HVAC systems. Extra strong for lifting when loaded and well ventilated for the job!
Celebrating Glyndebourne Opera's Summer Festival
**UPDATED Published Friday 29 July 2022, Updated Friday 29 July 2022
Now in the midst of their festival season in the heart of the Sussex countryside, we look back to our shipping container stage conversion created for Glyndebourne Opera.
Case Study - ModiBox® Office with Extra Features
**UPDATED Published Tuesday 26 July 2022, Updated Tuesday 26 July 2022
This 25ft office includes French doors, a roller shutter and toilet facilities. For more details
Should you Buy a New, Used or Once-Used Shipping Container for your Portable Office?
**UPDATED Published Wednesday 20 July 2022, Updated Wednesday 20 July 2022
We supply all our portable offices to high standards with a great range of features, but you also choose a new, used or once-used container to meet your needs and budget. Find out more about each type to help guide your choice.


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