The current trend is to look away from the traditional plastic containers and find a more Ecologically friendly solutions and we can now offer the aluminium transport container as shown below. We have a very wide range of sizes and accessories and the aluminium containers do not rust and are much lighter than steel.
Kbins are the most popular cardboard storage containers within the United kingdom consisting of open fronted containers as used in stores and workshops. Supplied flat packed to minimise carriage costs they are easily assembled in seconds and last for many years. As well as the popular Kbin open fronted cardboard containers K-bin also supply archive and plastic storage boxes.
Attached Lid Containers (ALC) or Crocodile type lids on containers that can be nested to reduce transportation costs and stacked when the lids are closed. Plenty of space for labels and we can provide anti-tamper seals either plain of numbered for additional security.
Large plastic boxes from 1200 x 800 x 790 mm to 1200 x 1000 x 1000 mm high with hinged lids and secure locking mechanisms for the safe transport of a wide range of products or ingredients. Though more popular on the solid pallet boxes we also provide the same locking system for collapsible containers.
The Supertuff range of chemical dosing tanks are strong and durable plastic tanks manufactured to high standards in the UK. The dosing tanks range from 50 to 1000 litres, each supplied with a tight fitting screw cap. Designed to be used in chemical dosing systems each dosing tank has a split level top section which adds strength and provides an area for the mounting of apparatus. Each dosing tank can be supplied with an optional containment bund, with corresponding sizes designed to take 110% of the chemicals.
Collapsible folding containers offer cost and space savings when empty and are ideal for companies moving items from one site to another. With ranges from the Euro sized folding containers to the bulk IBC liquid containers we have a product that can save on stored space and meet your industrial requirements for many years of use.
We have a wide range of small and large plastic containers from several manufacturer's and can offer excellent prices and quick deliveries from the stocked ranges. Our on-line shop also has range of European sized containers along with food grade tubs and container trolleys. Shop Link
The round plastic pail is the tried and trusted means of storing and transporting liquid and solid substances. It is manufactured from food-safe plastic, making it ideally suited for holding stocks of foodstuffs. The basic screw-top jar features impressive tactile details which make handling especially comfortable and ergonomic.
Aluminium perforated / mesh containers and baskets ideal for civilian and military applications. Sometimes also called tote boxes as each of the perforated containers and baskets has helpful hand holes to allow easy manual handling. The K250 and K251 models are detailed below along with a brochure on more specialised aluminium containers.
Plastic containers on wheels with a capacity of 130 to 625 litres and built on a plywood base offering better stability and strength. Available in Natural White, Blue, Green, Red and Yellow with a normal lead time of 2 weeks. Lids are also available and listed below along with bottle and tidy trucks.
The emergency safe storage bowsers are available in both static and mobile variants. Designed to hold in excess of 1000 litres these bowsers can offer immediate relief in the case of disasters like flooding or when water supplies are restricted. Highways maintenance can also use these to clean roads of mud and other dangerous debris far from an alternate water source.
To complement our steel and wooden pigeon hole storage solutions we now have a wide range of plastic picking containers that lock together to form a wall of compartments perfect for items in the warehouse, production or resale areas. No need for shelving or louvre panels as the plastic bins slot together to form a solid wall of containers.
ESD open-front containers are made of a special plastic to which conductive carbon fibres are added during production. This makes the containers conductive and prevents an electrostatic charge from being created by friction (ESD = electrostatic discharge). ESD products are usually black because of the carbon fibres that are used to make them.
Our stacking plastic containers are manufactured in Europe and the UK and provide a complete solution for moving products and produce around the factory or around the world. Built to exacting standards these plastic containers will offer years of continuous use.
Plastic Euro containers are one of the most popular sized plastic containers available in standard sizes across the continent, and our trolleys also called mobile tray trolleys are popular as a means to transport a large amount of the containers and also to provide a means of storage when not in use. As well as the fixed container trolleys we also have an adjustable one so that different depth plastic containers can be accommodated.
The plastic trough trolley or stand has been designed mainly for the food manufacturing industry with plastic troughs moulded in medium density polyethylene MDPE. The chassis cane be supplied in powder coated steel or stainless steel along with castors for easy mobility. The troughs can also be accessorized with taps and lids.
Folding Plastic Containers, Large (FLC) and Folding Small Containers (FSC) are now more popular as they save transportation and storage costs when empty and with the latest technologies they are robust and capable of frequent use in industrial applications. The KLT options are suitable for robotic operations and are heavily used in the automotive industry.
Small Parts Storage Systems for Nuts, bolts and various small parts require storage and, apart from our steel pigeon hole storage the versatility of the plastic open-fronted container on a louvred panel, Trolley or shelving system is still hard to beat for storage capacity and ease of use.
Our heavy duty bins with galvanised handles are ideal for storing and moving waste and ingredients around shop floors and commercial outlets. Manufactured from food grade polyethylene, the bins are available in our full colour range on a 10 working day dispatch. Loose fitting drop-on lids are also available for each bin.
A range of heaters, jackets and covers all designed for the international ISO IBC container that is one of the most popular ways of moving and storing chemicals. The range below includes waterproof covers through to insulated jackets and heaters designed to maintain the viscosity of various substances. Discounted Prices shown below.
IBC Plastic Containers are available on metal and plastic pallets. We also have our fold-able pallet boxes with bags for transporting liquids. Merlin Industrial can help you source small quantities of quality European manufactured IBC's though for larger quantities you are advised to talk direct to one of the many manufacturers.
Our straight sided bins are ideal for storing and transporting ingredients and waste. We offer a large range of sizes, most of which can be supplied with a drop on lid (not airtight) and metal dolly for mobile storage.
Our tapered bins are ideal for storing and transporting ingredients and waste. Each bin is tapered, making transport very cost effective and storage of empty bins very economical. We offer a large range of sizes, most of which can be supplied with a drop on lid (not airtight) and metal dolly for mobile storage.
The Interbin is a popular open fronted style of plastic container that has a multitude of uses and applications. Designed to fit on to a Louvre panel, trolley, cabinet or on top of each other there are very few containers that have the same capacity or flexibility of use.
Merlin now have a range of UN approved and certified double walled plastic containers from 20 to 40 litres and with comfortable handling grips and stacking capabilities these are suitable for war torn areas where water and other essential chemicals are needed in a robust and easy to handle container.
Our Interstacking bins are ideal for use in the food industry as they are stackable and are manufactured from 100% food grade polyethylene. We recently added a plastic dolly to our materials handling range that is specifically suited to our Interstacking bins.
New Steel and Plastic Drums available in small quantities
We supply various drum handing equipment for a wide variety of steel and plastic drums. Below we have listed some of the popular drums we can supply quickly from stock should you require a complete service or just need empty drums.