Every day, we move hundreds of containers in and out of our yards. We watch them come in, we unload them and then load them again later for transport to a happy customer. As you can probably imagine, these containers are not light, a standard 20ft container weights about 4,800lbs and the 40ft high cubes […]

The ultimate mobile storage solution

Everybody knows that our specialty is shipping container storage; it is what we’ve been doing for a long time and it is something we’re excellent at! We focus many of our blog posts on different projects we build for our clients, but this post is going to discuss what imagine to be the ULTIMATE shipping […]

CSC Plate and Container Safety

In the mid 1900’s there was a rise in the use of shipping containers to transport different products by sea. This is due to the modular design of the containers, their ability to support large weights and their metal build that can withstand salt water during marine travel. This increased usage prompted the International Maritime […]


Let’s talk about who we are. ATS Containers is one of the largest suppliers of new and used shipping containers in Canada. We have a total of three offices, one in Montreal, one in Toronto and one in Edmonton. From these locations, we provide B2B and B2C shipping container services all over Canada. Our customer […]


The largest shipping container produced is the 53’ sea can. It offers a huge amount of interior space storage which makes it great for storage or for transportation of goods. This unit is only available as a high cube (9’6”H) but its width is different than standard shipping containers. With a standard sea can measuring […]