These containers are generally 8-12 years old. No two containers will gate out in the same in condition, and some are better than others.
These units are guaranteed wind and water tight, structurally sound, and the doors will be operational secure and lockable. But cosmetically, these containers ‘may’ have such issues as surface rust, dents and dings, slightly bent door rods and corrosion.
These containers are lifted down from the stack, surveyed to ensure they are wind and water tight and free of dunnage. For Refrigerated units, they are tested to make sure they are operational.