BS ISO 668:2020 - Series 1 freight containers. Classification, dimensions and ratings

BS ISO 668:2020

Series 1 freight containers. Classification, dimensions and ratings

Status : Current, Under review   Published : January 2020



This document establishes a classification of series 1 freight containers based on external dimensions, and specifies the associated ratings and, where appropriate, the minimum internal and door opening dimensions for certain types of containers.

These containers are intended for intercontinental traffic.

This document summarizes the external and some of the internal dimensions of series 1 containers. The dimensions of each type of container are defined in the appropriate part of ISO 1496, which is the authoritative document for internal container dimensions.

Standard NumberBS ISO 668:2020
TitleSeries 1 freight containers. Classification, dimensions and ratings
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date14 January 2020
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)ISO 6346, ISO 830
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 1496-2, ISO 1496-1, ISO 1161
ReplacesBS ISO 668:2013+A2:2016
International RelationshipsISO 668:2020
Draft Superseded By21/30384589 DC
DescriptorsDimensions, Freight containers, Materials handling components, Containers, Freight transport, Ratings, Classification systems
Title in FrenchConteneurs de la série 1. Classification, dimensions et masses brutes
ISBN978 0 539 02655 9
File Size1.531 MB

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