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Shipping Containers For Sale Sheffield

With over 40 years of experience in the shipping container industry, we’re experts in delivering high-quality containers directly to Sheffield. Whether you need a container for basic storage of items or complex customisation projects, we have options to suit all use cases.

Our containers are delivered out of our central base in Manchester, ensuring timely delivery and efficient logistics to our customers in Sheffield and beyond. Our close proximity to Sheffield allows us to provide prompt service and tailored solutions to meet the unique needs of every customer, ensuring we always deliver a personalised and effective service.

Shipping Containers For Sale Sheffield

Once considered an industrial city, Sheffield is now known as one of the greenest cities in the UK and Europe. But that doesn’t mean it doesn’t include industrial solutions in its architecture. Sheffield has taken a shining to using shipping containers for a vast range of applications in recent times, including Steelyard Kelham which houses a unique retail hub on Kelham Island, and a leisure and entertainment complex in the heart of the city.

New shipping containers in Sheffield

All of our new shipping containers are constructed from high-quality Corten steel and comply with ISO shipping standards, making them ideal for safely transporting goods or undergoing modifications to suit your specific needs.

Our new shipping containers come in various sizes to accommodate a wide range of applications:

  • New 10ft Shipping Containers – Perfect for people with limited space, these compact containers are designed to make the most out of small areas.
  • New 20ft Shipping Containers – Versatile and popular, these containers are suitable for transport, storage, and custom modifications for a variety of purposes.
  • New 40ft Shipping Containers – Offering substantial space and flexibility, these shipping containers are ideal for complex modifications and vast storage needs.

Our range of new containers also includes units in unique sizes to meet specialised requirements:

  • New 8ft Shipping Containers – Perfect for very limited or tight spaces, these containers provide secure storage with a small footprint.
  • New 9ft Shipping Containers – Slightly larger than the 8ft option, these shipping containers offer additional flexibility for storage while still conserving space.
  • New 30ft Shipping Containers – Offering a mid-size option, these units provide ample space for both storage and customisation projects.
  • New 45ft Shipping Containers – Our largest container, these shipping units offer maximum space for extensive modifications, large storage needs, or high-volume shipping requirements.
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Buy A New Shipping Container

Used shipping containers in Sheffield

Our selection of used shipping containers is perfect for a wide range of customer needs. Available in a variety of types, conditions, and sizes, our used containers offer a cost-effective solution that doesn’t compromise on quality. You’ll find budget-friendly options perfect for your space and usage requirements. 

For compact storage needs or securing small tools and equipment, we offer small containers in sizes 8ft, 9ft, and 10ft. These are ideal for limited spaces. For more extensive storage or modification projects, we can provide larger containers in 20ft, 30ft, 40ft, and 45ft sizes. Whether you need a large-scale storage solution or you’re working on a smaller project, our diverse range of used containers can support any conversion or storage demand in Sheffield. 

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Buy A Used Shipping Container

Container customisation options in Sheffield

We offer comprehensive customisation services for all shipping container customers in Sheffield. Whether you need a simple modification like adding windows and doors or you require a complete container transformation for a gym, workshop, or studio, we can assist you in achieving your vision.

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Why choose Universal Containers for your shipping container needs?

With more than four decades of experience in the shipping container industry, we are dedicated to providing high-quality new and used containers. Our commitment to quality and customer-centric service ensures that every interaction exceeds your expectations and meets your needs.

Customised solutions

Our personalised service and customisation options set us apart and enable us to meet the unique requirements of all our customers and their bespoke projects. Our team prides themselves on ensuring every customer feels like number one, with quality shipping containers to match.

Commitment to quality

We deliver only the highest quality containers. Each unit undergoes thorough inspection and grading by our teams before delivery, ensuring top standards of structural integrity and safety.

Fast and reliable services to Sheffield

Thanks to our proximity to Sheffield, we can offer quick, reliable delivery and setup services to customers in the city and beyond. Our skilled logistics teams ensure fast turnarounds and excellent customer service every time.

Contact us

Ready to find the perfect shipping container in Sheffield? Contact our team today

You can also reach us by phone at 0161 775 3217, email us at, or visit us at our office at Wharfside Container Park, Irlam Wharf Road, Irlam, Manchester, M44 5FZ for a personal consultation.

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