customer request 20� containers may be delivered on short bed trucks that do
not require the maneuvering distances of longer trucks.
Unless a short truck is requested in advance, containers are delivered on
a full-sized truck/trailer. These
vehicles are typically 65 to 75 feet in length and require the following:
solid ground capable of supporting truck, trailer and container.
(Rain soaked ground can make delivery impossible).
feet straight ahead to pull out from under a 20� container (less on short
feet straight ahead to pull out from under a 40� or longer container.
feet minimum space width and clear height from ground to 16� during offload
procedure (Please call our dispatch office if height clearance is a concern).
90o or horseshoe bends in road or driveway leading to drop location.
trucks need about 40� width available to navigate curves on roads or driveways
lined with trees, fences or hillsides.
steep grades at drop off location. Roadway
grades greater than 4% are considered steep.
accepts responsibility for the freight charges if the driver is unable to
deliver the unit where expected (Freight drivers are the experts regarding
delivery and as such make the final decision regarding placement of the
container). Refusal of delivery
at drop off for any reason results in freight charges being assessed.
the driver says he/she cannot place the unit at the customer�s desired
location a secondary drop location must be made available or the customer is
liable for freight to and from the delivery location.
offload time is 45 minutes. Added
freight charges may be assessed for excess offload time or mileage outside the
city limits of the city indicated by purchaser at the time order was placed.
terminated orders are assessed a $250 cancellation/restock fee.
Customer refunds are processed within 10 business days of cancellation