History

Our

History

The container revolution commenced in the UK around 1970 and our general haulage fleet developed into container transport; this led us to become one of the largest Shipping Container Depots in the Midlands storing, repairing and maintaining many thousands of shipping containers every year, an activity which continues to the present time in 6 different Countries and 35 Years back was time for the birth of Rhodes Containers in Canada.

  • Qualified Engineers

  • Quality finished products with guarantee
  • Delivery Available and installation assistance

  • Best prices in the market


  • Tanker Trucks and Freight Forwarding

    During our years in transport we operated a freight forwarding and consolidation service. Rhodes Containers became a market leader in bulk tankers transporting hazardous liquids throughout the Canada.

    Hire fleet achievement

    In 2015 with the help of our growing loyal customer base we surpassed the “1000 containers on hire” milestone over a year ahead of our goal.

  • Expansion into other allied fields

    Since 1999 the original Shipping Container Depot business, Rhodes Containers Ltd, has expanded into other allied fields; we are now one of the country’s leading Retailers and Hirers of Shipping Containers. Our Container Conversion business offers specialist container modifications for varied uses and our self storage business U Can Store It Self Storage, which was established in 2000, has extensive facilities in Canada.

    ISO9001 Quality Certification

    We proudly gained the ISO9001 registration in 2015. We operate with formal processes and constant improvement ensuring complete customer satisfaction.