Samskip Glossary

A glossary of words and their definitions used in the transport industry

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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.

Huckepack trailer
A rail-solution for intermodal transport across Europe. The huckepack system makes it possible to lift trailers 'on and off' cargo wagons, this secures that the major part of the transport can be done by rail track