Container Chassis. A semitrailer of skeleton construction limited to a bottom frame, one or more axles, specially built and fitted with locking devices for the transport of cargo containers, so that when the chassis and container are assembled, the units serve the same function as an over the road trailer.What is the height of a container chassis?
Though in the USA tank containers are typically the same dimensions (20×8×8.5 ft or 6.10×2.44×2.59 m). as a standard ISO ocean container, tank chassis are much longer than the typical 20 ft (6.10 m) container chassis. Tank chassis typically measure 40–43 ft (12.19–13.11 m) in length by 8 ft × 4 ft (2.44 m × 1.22 m) wide x tall.What is the maximum weight for a container?
The maximum weight that is allowed to be shipped in a 20-foot container is a gross weight of 24,000 kilograms. This figure includes the weight of the container, which is generally between 2,210 and 2,340 kilograms. According to GBS Freight Services, a 20-foot container can carry a gross weight of 24,000 kilograms.