Container Corner Casting

Container Corner Casting, Container Castings

What is the Container corner casting?

  Shipping Container corner castings are the corners of a shipping container. Corner casting is the structural department of a shipping container. Its function is connecting to other containers both horizontally and vertically as well as being connected to transport modes including ship, rail and road.

  We are the manufacturers of Corner Casting. Our standard container Corner Castings are made from special steel designed for low temperature working at -40°C. These Corner Castings can be customized as per our customers specification. Besides the carbon steel material corner casting, we have corner fittings available in stainless steel and aluminum.

The types of Corner Casting.

  The top and bottom corner fittings are not exactly the same. The top corner fitting has an Acorn shape side hole whereas that of the bottom corner fitting is a semicircle. Such shape and dimensions are dictated by ISO 1161. Its drawing will be as below:

  Top Right Hand Standard ISO Corner Casting Drawing

  Description

  Standard castings for top right hand corner.

  Weight

  10.5kg (23.0 lbs).

  Note

  Left hand castings opposite as drawing.

  Bottom Right Hand Standard ISO Corner Casting Drawing

  Description

  Standard castings for bottom right hand corner.

  Weight

  10.5kg (23.0 lbs).

  Note

  Left hand castings opposite as drawing.

A standard ISO container uses 8 corner castings consisting of:

TypesQuantity
Top Left 2 pcs
Top Right 2 pcs
Bottom Left 2 pcs
Bottom Right 2 pcs
Total8 pcs

 Our container corner castings are made by investment casting method.