Right click on image for a full size view. Enter the characters you see below Sorry, we just need to make sure you’re not a robot. For the Spanish-Filipino goalkeeper who played for Real Madrid, see Eduardo Teus. For the airport, see Te Anau Airport. Two forty-foot containers stacked on top of two twenty-foot containers. These four containers represent 6 TEU. The twistlocks on a ship are put at a distance so that two standard twenty-foot containers have a gap of three inches which allows a single forty-foot container to be put on top. Ft container forty-foot containers have found wider acceptance, as they can be pulled by semi-trailer truck.
The length of such a combination is within the limits of national road regulations in many countries, requiring no special permission. Register tons are measured in cu. As the TEU is an inexact unit, it cannot be converted precisely into other units. The related unit forty-foot equivalent unit, however, is defined as two TEU. While the TEU is not itself a measure of mass, some conclusions can be drawn about the maximum mass that a TEU can represent.
Twenty-foot, “heavy tested” containers are available for heavy goods such as heavy machinery. Maersk claims 14,780 TEU worth of space and a loading plan of 15,212 TEU. Archived from the original on 2008-03-27. Archived from the original on July 13, 2007. Dry containers 20′ and 40′ for general purposes – DSV”. Archived from the original on April 20, 2009. Archived from the original on 2008-11-15. A Dictionary of Units of Measurement”.
ISO’s container standards are nothing but good news”. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Dry container size and capacity The specific dimensions and capacities of dry containers may vary depending on the container manufacturer, the age of the container and the container owner. The specifications listed below are representative of the majority of containers available. Contact us for advice on the right container for your needs. Please try again in a few minutes.