TRUCK DRIVERS: UNSUNG HEROES DELIVERING ESSENTIAL SUPPLIES

During the uncertain times of COVID-19, it is very heart-warming to see stories about people showing appreciation to other people. Someone recently shared an article with us about a family in the US who made care packages to give out to truck drivers at a truck stop. This, we believe, is kind of kindness is […]

Shipping containers are perfect for bike storage

In an effort to diminish its environmental footprint, the city of downtown Montreal has begun a pilot project to improve local deliveries. Ville-Marie borough has made the switch from delivery trucks to delivery bicycles for the most local deliveries. This is believed to reduce carbon emissions as well as reduce road congestion. Journal de Montreal […]

China’s 10-day Coronavirus hospital was built with containers

If you haven’t yet heard, the year 2020 began with worries about a global health concern dubbed the Coronavirus (completely unrelated to Corona beer). The virus has created global headlines after it has infected thousands and the number of reported cases and deaths continues to rise. To date, a total of 4 cases have been […]

SHIPPING CONTAINERS DURING THE WINTER SEASON

With winter right here, the change in seasons always sees a spike in the storage needs of many of our clients. From automotive dealerships going through tire change season to landscapers putting away their summer equipment, we spent the last few months serving our clients storage needs. Here is a brief overview on what the […]

THE EXTINCTION OF THE 20FT REEFER SHIPPING CONTAINER

We often talk about specialized types of shipping containers like flat racks, open tops and of course, refrigerated shipping containers. Today, we will focus our attention on refrigerated shipping containers, also known as reefer sea cans. Reefer containers come in two standard sizes, 20ft and 40ft lengths; with the 20 footer measuring 8’6” in height […]