shipping and storage container

shipping and storage container

[′ship·iŋ ən ′stȯr·ij kən‚tā·nər]
(industrial engineering)
A reusable noncollapsible container of any configuration designed to provide protection for a specific item against impact, vibration, climatic conditions, and the like, during handling, shipment, and storage.
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The only container the Javelin weapon system's command launch unit (CLU) should be shipped in is the approved CLU shipping and storage container, PN 13305402-509, CAGE 18876.
Independently-owned TITAN Containers supplies most types of ISO shipping and storage containers, as well as operating dry & refrigerated self-storage sites in several countries.
Shipping and storage containers, whether brand new or used, often serve as a blank canvass.
It inhibits the formation of mold, mildew, rust and corrosion by absorbing moisture, reducing humidity, and depressing the dewpoint inside shipping and storage containers, states the company.