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Alabama Container Transport Services Include

Intermodal Container Transport • Conex Container Shipping • Standard 20ft and 40ft Container Moves • Drayage Services • Container Loading and Offloading • And More!

Alabama Shipping Container Moving Services

Shipping container moves are one of the most common transports worldwide. Transport your containers to Alabama with dependable and stress-free shipping solutions.

Shipping containers are moved across Alabama's most prominent highways. International or seafaring container transport generally goes through the Port of Mobile.

Heavy Equipment Transport provides affordable and quality Alabama container moving services. We are the best company to ship your container to or from Alabama.

Heavy Equipment Transport offers intermodal, drayage, and standard container shipping to and from Alabama.

With 13+ years of experience in the industry, we execute each container move with top-quality transport services.

Container loaded on a trailer.

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Experience Peace of Mind Transporting Your Container to Alabama with Heavy Equipment Transport

When you transport your container, you want to know it's in the most capable hands available. We transport containers throughout Alabama with the quality service you expect.

Heavy Equipment Transport is licensed, bonded, and insured to transport containers to and from Alabama.

In today's society, with so much technology, scams are more prevalent, and many take advantage of unsuspecting clients who need transport. Always research the company you want to ship your container with.

In today's society, with so much technology, scams are more prevalent, and many take advantage of unsuspecting clients who need transport. Always research the company you want to ship your container with.

  • • Transparency: We are licensed, bonded, and insured to move containers throughout Alabama. We're happy to provide all the paperwork to verify we are a legitimate container transport company.

  • • Competitive Rates: You'll receive a competitive rate based on everything you need for your Alabama container move. We find the best rate to fit your container transport.

  • • Experienced Alabama Container Movers: We vet every driver and loading crew to ensure they have the experience and record for safe container transport.

  • • Permits and Paperwork Handled: You don't have to worry about the hassle of pulling permits or ensuring the proper paperwork is done. We do all of that for you.

  • • On Time Delivery: Every route is pre-planned for the safest and most efficient Alabama container move. You need a transport company that not only delivers, but does so on time.

Heavy Equipment Transport puts our clients first. We provide the best Alabama container transport services because that's what you deserve.

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Shipping Container Transport in Alabama - Loaded or Unloaded!

One of the top questions we get at Heavy Equipment Transport is:

"Can you ship a loaded container to Alabama?"


We transport containers loaded with freight to Alabama and across the country.

We also provide cranes to lift your container right onto the trailer. That's right! We offer loading and unloading assistance for your convenience.

Your dedicated logistics agent will also find the most experienced driver with a container chassis ready to transport your freight to or from Alabama.

We also transport unloaded containers with the same quality services.

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Containers being loaded by crane onto flatbed trailer for transport.

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This 40ft high cube container with household goods was shipped from Huntsville, AL, to Great Falls, MT, with the help of our container specialist, Janelle Foltz. She had a crane crew present, and they helped load it on a step-deck trailer safely. Call us to transport a 40ft high cube container to or from Alabama safely and at affordable rates.


Shipping a 40ft high cube loaded shipping container.

Origin: Huntsville, AL

Destination: Great Falls, MT

Specialist: Janelle Foltz

Contact Janelle: 859-306-0619

Shipping Container Transport Dimensions and Specifications

Container Size/Type Dimensions Internally
(L x W x H)
Door Opening
(W x H)
Cubic-Capacity Weight Capacity
20FT 19.32 x 7.70 x 7.74ft 7.64 x 7.51ft 104.98ft³ 47840.31lb
40FT 39.53 x 7.70 x 7.74ft 7.64 x 7.51ft 216.53ft³ 58422.49lb
20FT Flat Rack
with sides
19.32 x 7.70 x 7.31ft Side Opening
W - 8.49ft
98.42ft³ 58422.49lb
40FT Flat Rack
with Sides
39.53 x 7.70 x 7.31ft Side Opening
W - 8.49ft
206.69ft³ 7936.64lb
40FT Flat Rack
without sides
40.02 x 7.70 x 2.13ft Side Opening
W - 38.25ft 
Max Height 25.39ft

Choose Your Region in Alabama and Get a Container Shipping Quote!

Coastal Plain

  • Montgomery
  • Tuscalooosa
  • Transport Containers Anywhere In The Coastal Plain Region!


  • Auburn
  • Cusseta
  • Graham
  • LaFayette
  • Transport Containers Anywhere In The Piedmont Region!

Interior Plateau

  • Blountsville
  • Decatur
  • Florence
  • Transport Containers Anywhere In The Interior Plateau!

Ridge and Valley

  • Etowah
  • Talladega
  • Bibb
  • Jefferson
  • Transport Containers Anywhere In The Ridge and Valley Region!

Appalachian Plateau

  • Jasper
  • Cullman
  • Albertville
  • Rainsville
  • Transport Containers Anywhere In The Appalachian Plateau Region!

Recent Shipping Services by Heavy Equipment Transport

Check out all of our most recent transports below!

container load
Loaded Container

We can trnasport any size container, 20 through 40 foot, high cube, refrigerated, and more type of containers.


Shipping Container Moving Services in Alabama

We transport shipping containers to and from all the port terminals in Alabama in addition to all the other locations. Below are some of the port terminals we serve together with their addresses and contacts.

Port of Mobile

Located in Mobile, Alabama, Port of Mobile handles containerized, break bulk, bulk, roll-on/roll-off. Below are the public terminals of the Port of Mobile.

McDuffie Terminal
Mobile, AL 36602
United States

APM Terminals - Mobile
901 Ezra Trice Blvd
Mobile, AL, 36603
United States

Pinto Island Terminal
Mobile, AL 36603
United States

Alabama Steel Terminals
Alabama State Docks Blvd.
Mobile, AL, 36610
United States

Port of Decatur

A transshipment port on the Tennessee River, the Port of Decatur is located in the city of Decatur Alabama. See the address listed below below.

500 Market Street, NW
Decatur AL, 35602
United States


How Much Does it Cost to Ship a Container to Alabama?

That's a good question! Moving a container to Alabama can vary in cost. Why?

It depends on whether you're shipping a container from California or Florida to Alabama. Or, you may need to ship your container from Alabama to another state.

  • Is your container loaded or empty?
  • Is it a 20ft container or a 40ft container?
  • Is your container going to port?

All of these questions, along with several others, factor into your container transport cost. In general, it can cost anywhere from a few hundred dollars to a few thousand dollars.

So, how do you get an accurate container shipping rate?

Call Heavy Equipment Transport. You'll have a dedicated logistics agent find out everything about your Alabama container move. We find the most affordable quote without sacrificing quality service.

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Types Of Containers We Transport:

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