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Business but not quite as Usual

Staying Fit on the Road

Andy completing the Bolton Ironman

Lorry drivers are not famed for leading a healthy lifestyle. The job often involves spending long periods sitting driving. Keeping active and eating healthily while on the road can also be a serious challenge. One of Containerlift’s drivers has bucked this trend, and not by just a bit! Andy Collings took to truck driving shortly

Proud to be Helping the NHS

Containerlift recently collected a number of 45ft shipping containers modified with built in medical CT scanning equipment. Using our specialist sidelifter equipment, the units were collecting in Europe. They were then delivered conveniently and safely on to the ground at various across the UK. Events over recent months have brought in to sharp focus how

Your one stop shop for 2020!

Containerlift are much more than a container haulier! We offer a complete freight forwarding, shipping, clearance and haulage service, with the option of sidelifter transport – saving you time and money, as well as containers for purchase and hire. Ask our sales team about our container storage facility too! Your one stop shop for 2020!

Happy Christmas!

Have a great Christmas, and a happy and prosperous new year – from all at Containerlift!

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August Bank Holiday Opening Hours

Are you ready for the Bank Holiday?

Need containers delivered outside of the UK?

Containerlift can handle your export container shipments to destination ports worldwide. Whether a large project movement or a one off shipment, we can handle your requirements. We will work with you to achieve the best rates and routing requirements for your cargo. We also offer a complete freight forwarding, shipping and in-house clearance and haulage

Need a shipping container?

Whether the requirement is a container for UK domestic storage or deep sea shipping, Containerlift can help! – Shipping containers for purchase, both new and second hand. – Wide range of container sizes and types are available. – Containers are an affordable temporary or long term storage solution for your business of individual needs.  –

May Bank Holiday

On the road with Formula E

Our journey continues with the Formula E team. Here we are in Berlin!

Formula E Project

Here we are in Paris with the Formula E team, delivering anything from display stands to car generators. We’re off to Monaco soon!

Tribute to a dear colleague and friend

So much more than a metal box!

Containerlift have recently been supplying shipping containers to a business called CORKCABIN, who convert recycled shipping containers into bespoke, functional spaces using external cork facades to blend harmoniously into natural surroundings.  Shipping containers can be modified into almost anything; changing rooms, garden rooms, studios and retail units as an example.  Containerlift can source any size

Christmas Jumper Day

We’ve scrubbed up well in our Christmas Jumpers at Containerlift HQ!  

Spreading the laughter at the Great Dunmow Carnival

Containerlift and our chosen charity ‘The Laughter Specialists’ had another successful carnival on Saturday, this time we took part in the Great Dunmow Carnival.  Not only did we win ‘1st Prize for the best float’, but we also helped raise thousands for the Dunmow Disabled Group, Rainbow Rural and Great Ormond Street Hospital.  Yet again,

Need to store shipping containers?

Due to recent expansion, Containerlift now have an even larger site in Southampton for storing shipping containers for the long and short term!  Containerlift not only supply shipping containers for hire, lease and purchase, we also offer storage solutions for any containers you need storing.  Our team will happily lift, collect and deliver your container

We continue to support The Agoonoree Scout Camp for another year!

Containerlift is proud to be associated with The Agoonoree Scout Camp as they host another Scout camp for those with disabilities.  The first camp was held in the summer of 1947 and the Special Needs Scout Groups of Greater London have been holding what is now called, Agoonoree camps ever since. The camp is run

‘Trucktastic’ weekend at Donington Park

Containerlift had a ‘trucktastic’ weekend at Donington Park for their annual truck racing event – ‘Convoy in the Park’.  With scorching temperatures, the truck races provided plenty of thrills; with wheel banging, overtaking and smashes throughout the weekend.  A favourite of ours was the Caravan Smash where unsuspecting caravans were strapped to the back of