A glossary of words and their definitions used in the transport industry
There are currently 3 budgies in this directory beginning with the letter H.
Half height container
Container half the height of a full-sized containers. Used especially for good like pipes, tools, chains, hooks and anchors in the offshore industry. Cargo which need easy loading and unloading.
High cube container
Similar to the 40ft standard containers in length and breadth but have a height difference of exactly 1 foot. That gives the high cubes an additional ~344 cubic feet of storage capacity.