All our containers satisfy the following requirements and regulations, unless otherwise specially mentioned:

ISO 9001 Quality Management System


BSL Containers is certified to ISO 9001 system certification by DNV and UKAS. UKAS is the sole national accrediation body recognized by UK government.

ISO Container Standards (1CC Type)


ISO 668 - Series 1 freight containers - Classification external dimensions and ratings (except internal length) (4th Edition 1988)

ISO 830 - Terminology in relation to freight container (1st Edition 1981)

ISO 1161 - Series 1 freight containers - Corner fittings specification (4th Edition 1984)

ISO 1496-1 - Series 1 freight containers - Specification and testing. Part 1: General cargo containers for general purposes (5th Edition 1990)

ISO 6346 - Freight containers - coding, identification and making (3rd Edition 1995)

T.I.R. Certification


All of our containers are certified and comply with "The Customs Convention on the International Transport of Goods under the cover of T.I.R. Carnets" or "The Customs Convention on Containers".

C.S.C. Certification


All the containers will be certified and complied with the requirements of the "International Convention for the Safe Containers"

Classification Society

image Bureau Veritas Group

All of our containers are certified for design type and individually inspected by the classification society.

BV: Bureau Veritas (France)
ABS: American Bureau of Shipping (USA)
LR: Lloyd's Register of Shipping (UK)
GL: Germanischer Lloyd (Germany)
CCS: China Classification Society (P.R.C)

Hempel Marine Paint System


All of our containers (interior and exterior) use the Hempel epoxy paint system


We take pride in providing the standard quality freight and cargo containers at the most competitive prices. Find the best freight and cargo shipping services at BSL Containers.