Shipping Container Transport Services in Virginia

Transporting Containers To and From Virginia

Container Transport Services in Virginia with the Professionals

Heavy Equipment Transport has over a decade of experience transporting shipping containers in Virginia. Our services are reliable and safe. We’ve invested in state-of-the-art trailers to help us serve you fast and efficiently. Our trailers, cranes, and workforce are distributed across the state to serve multiple clients simultaneously. We assign a specific agent to each shipment. Their work is to acquire the correct paperwork and dispatch the shipment on time. In addition, they choose the best trailer for transport based on the weight and size of a shipping container. You can contact the container specialist assigned to your shipment at any time for updates. Heavy Equipment Transport offers door-to-door and terminal to terminal container moving services in Virginia.

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Timely and Fully Insured Container Transport Services in Virginia

We ship empty, partially full, and full shipping containers. We will take care of it until it’s safely delivered. We fully insure each shipping container before dispatch. Anything can happen along the way, causing damage to your shipping container. If that happens, you’re able to claim total compensation because we make you a holder of the insurance cover. Container transport services should only be offered by a trustworthy company like Heavy Equipment Transport. We have a team of drivers familiar with the shortest and most convenient routes to deliver your shipping container on time. We fill a BOL form before dispatching any shipment. That’s to ensure we have a point of reference at the delivery point.


HET Ships Containers in all 50 States
Container Shipping Services

HET ships containers of all sizes to all 50 states, including Hawaii and Alaska,. For this container, Janelle was contacted by a client in need of moving a container from Pinon Hills, CA to Keaau, HI. Janelle scheduled a hotshot trailer to take the 40 ft container from zip code 92372 to the port of Los Angeles. From there, the container was shipped on a vessel taking 14 days to arrive in Keaau.


Containers can be transported on step decks, flatbed, container trailers, and even hotshot trailers
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40ft Container Transport Shipment Performed by Janelle Foltz

Origin: Pinon Hills, CA 92372

Destination: Keaau, HI 96749

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

Container Moving Services to and from Ports in Virginia

Heavy Equipment Transport offers timely and convenient container transport services to and from all the ports in Virginia. Below are a few of the ports we serve, including the terminals and addresses.

  • Port of Norfolk
  • Located on Atlantic Ocean port on Elizabeth River, it has the biggest and fastest container cranes in the world. 7737 Hampton Blvd
    Norfolk, VA 23505
    United States

  • Port of Portsmouth
  • Located at the Atlantic Ocean port on Elizabeth River, it supports manufacturers of fertilizers, chemicals, railroad equipment, and plastics. 2000 Seaboard Ave.
    Portsmouth, VA 23707
    United States

  • Port of Chesapeake
  • This port is located at Chesapeake Bay port on Elizabeth River and is an oil storage center with several port facilities. Some of the manufactured products produced in this port include fertilizer, cement, lumber, and steel products.

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    Affordable and Safe Container Shipping Services in Virginia

    Heavy Equipment Transport offers affordable container transport services in Virginia. The cost of shipping a container depends on the distance traveled, weight, size, route, and season. Our shipping quotes are free and accurate. In addition, we offer expedited services for clients in need of urgent container moving services. To transport a shipping container to and from every city in Virginia, contact one of our agents through our toll-free number (888) 730-2951.

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    Recent Shipping Services by Heavy Equipment Transport

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


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