The transport of tank containers is rapidly growing. A large part of the transport of liquids, foodstuff and ADR, is transferred for road tankers to tank containers. Business is nowadays much more worldwide the it used to be.
Verwohl is a well known German haulage company focusing on transport of textile. Most of todays textile production takes place in Eastern Asia. No wonder specialists are using containers for the transport of it.
A narrow cabbed Iveco Stralis container combo is heading north on the German A1 Autobahn in the direction of Hamburg. It just passed the well Sittensen Autohof just above Bremen.
A Belgian Volvo FH hauling a Hamburg Süd in the port of Antwerp. The Belgian port is an important container hub in Europe. Getting there with the 19.000+ Teu ships of today is nevertheless not possible.
ITC is a Dutch road tanker company. Just as many of its competitors its re focusing on tank container transport. This picture is showing one of its DAF CF Space Cab tractors combos transporting a company owned swap body tank container.
An older shot of a Dutch Renault Magnum in the port of Antwerp. The rig is loaded with a flat rack. The load ot the flat rack is covered the old fashioned way with tarps. Often steel products are transported this way.