There are several methods of moving an ISO shipping container. We believe our UK made Container Castors are the easiest, safest and most effect way of moving ISO Container. Below are some unbiased comparisons against other mobility equipment on the market.

ISO Container Castors VS Crane/Lifting Equipment

SERVICES ISO Container Castors Crane/Lifting Equipment
MANEUVERABILITY Great in tight spaces. No rolling resistance. Low overall height. Limited access. Not viable for short transportation.
SET UP SPEED No assembly required. Goods ready for installation. Prior assessment required. Limited availability.
OPERATIONS No power tools needed. Quick and easy fit, can be fitted anywhere. Requires specialist service/contractor. Restricted by overall heights.
COST One time investment. Recurring cost.
HEALTH & SAFETY Full Control over moving direction. No lift needed during operation. Requires overhead lifting.

ISO Container Castors VS Load moving systems/Skates

SERVICES ISO Container Castors Load moving systems/Skates
MANEUVERABILITY Great in tight spaces. No rolling resistance. Low overall height. Restricted movement. Large turning space required.
SET UP SPEED No assembly required. Goods ready for installation. No assembly required.
OPERATIONS No power tools needed. Quick and easy fit, can be fitted anywhere. Floor needs to be completely clear of any obstacles.
COST One time investment. Recurring need for replacement rollers.
HEALTH & SAFETY Full Control over moving direction. No lift needed during operation. Limited Direction of movement. Requires personnel to change direction.

ISO Container Castors VS Forklift

SERVICES ISO Container Castors Forklift
MANEUVERABILITY Great in tight spaces. No rolling resistance. Low overall height. Restricted lifting. No ideal for tight spaces.
SET UP SPEED No assembly required. Goods ready for installation. Requires positioning of the container.
OPERATIONS No power tools needed. Quick and easy fit, can be fitted anywhere. Large space required for forklift access.
COST One time investment. Specialised forklift required.
HEALTH & SAFETY Full Control over moving direction. No lift needed during operation. No straight forward visibility.