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15ft Portable Storage Containers

At Mobile Mini, we love all of our portable storage units, but there’s just something special about our 15ft storage containers. These beasts are built to perform and designed to last, giving you the space you need and the quality you deserve. 

But what is a 15ft shipping container, and what sets it apart from other units? Let’s get to it. 


Portable Storage Needs:

  • High value inventory
  • Seasonal supplies
  • Small equipment
  • Record boxes
  • Landscaping tools
  • Janitorial equipment


What Is a 15ft Container?

We’ll begin with the name. When we refer to a 15ft container, a 15ft storage container, or a 15ft shipping container, we’re referring to the same thing. They’re repurposed steel shipping containers designed to store commercial goods. These containers come empty and with a streamlined design, you don’t lose space on corners or indented walls. They give you approximately 140 sq.ft. of uninterrupted storage space. 

Why Choose a 15ft Shipping Container? Uses and More

At Mobile Mini, we have a wide range of standard-width storage units, and they’re all pretty great. Part of having a large inventory is making sure that our customers are able to find the perfect unit for their business needs and storage demands. 


Well, if you find yourself with a smaller-sized commercial storage demand . . . then our 15-foot shipping containers are the right choice for you. Our 15-foot shipping containers are 7’ 8-1/2" W x 14’ 10-1/2" L x 7’ 10-1/4" H (interior) and 8’ W x 15’ L x 8’ 6" H (exterior). With these dimensions, you get a whole lot of storage space in a container that’s designed to fit within the confines of most standard parking spots.


Each 15-foot storage container is made from 100% corrugated steel, which means that they are virtually indestructible and can be placed anywhere. Corrugated steel is not only strong, but it’s also naturally weatherproof, which means that your valuable commercial supplies stay protected and dry through rain, sleet, snow, wind, hail, and even the most intense storms and natural disasters. 


These units are also secure. With advanced security features on our premium models and locks available for standard and premium containers, it’s virtually impossible to get inside these units without a key.


All of our 15-foot storage containers can be used across any industry and sector you can think of, including:


The 15-foot containers come ready for use and require no installation, which means you can start using them right from day one.

Convenient, useful, durable . . . what more could you want in a storage container?

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15ft Container Floorplan
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Mobile Mini Essentials 

If you want more out of your 15-foot storage container, Essentials is the right program for you. With Essentials, you can really make these units your own, maximizing the utility, safety, and functionality of your storage unit. 

Our Essentials packages are fully customizable, which means you can make each package your own, choosing the items that best meet the needs of your team, business, and job site. Packages include:

  • Lighting
  • Shelving 
  • Locks
  • So much more 

The best part of Essentials is that you can place your add-on orders at the same time as your 15-foot container, meaning that you can take care of all of your needs in one easy location. Once your order is placed, our team will deliver everything at the same time, giving you the one-stop-shopping experience that commercial dreams are made of.

Benefits of a 15ft Shipping Container

There’s a lot that we can say about our 15ft containers. These units are workhorses designed to give you the ultimate amount of space in the sleekest unit possible. These are no-frills units that can house your commercial supplies safely, soundly, and securely. 

Some of the primary benefits of these units are:

  • They’re Weather-Proof: Our 15 ft containers are all made from 100% corrugated steel, which means that they are constructed from one of the strongest metals on earth, Corrugated steel is naturally weather-proof, so your supplies will stay safe and dry through rain, wind, sleet, snow, and any other natural disasters that Mother Nature throws at you. 
  • They’re Portable: Our 15ft storage containers are made from shipping containers, and are designed to move without any risk to structural integrity or design. Our units can be used across multiple jobsites and are relatively easy to transport as often as needed.
  • They’re Affordable: Product loss, damage, and theft costs businesses billions of dollars each year. At Mobile Mini, our storage containers cost less than a cup of coffee per day, which means you get top-ranked storage and protection for less than the cost of a pumpkin spice whatever it's called. 



More than a simple padlock, our ContainerGuardLock® features a hidden six-pin tumbler system and is made from hardened steel to provide the ultimate protection. 

  • Virtually drill-resistant with hidden, hardened steel six-pin tumblers and hidden sheath
  • Made from all-hardened steel to protect against pulling and prying.

Tri-Cam Locking System®

Our patented Tri-Cam Locking System® provides bank-vault security for your precious valuables and most-important documents with interlocking bars. 

  • Waist-level, one hand opening lever
  • Utilizes either a padlock or Mobile Mini’s exclusive ContainerGuardLock®

The Mobile Mini Difference

When it comes to commercial storage and jobsite solutions, you have a lot of options, but not many can hold a candle to our range of products, level of service, and network of branches. Mobile Mini is North America’s largest storage provider; wherever you live and work, chances are there’s a Mobile Mini branch nearby. We operate nationally, but each branch is staffed by people who live and work in that region and who are trained to design customized solutions that meet our customers' commercial and geographic needs. 

Stress-free delivery, pick-up, installation, and relocation come standard with every order, and we never leave you without support. Our award-winning customer service team is available to help you with whatever you need to have a successful rental experience.

Life is filled with challenges. Storage should never be one of them. Check us out today and see how easy commercial storage can be.


7’ 8-1/2" W

14’ 10-1/2" L

7’ 10-1/4" H



8’ W

15’ L

8’ 6" H



Interior: 900 cubic feet

Exterior: 1020 cubic feet



A clearance of 60 linear feet is required for our 15’ containers. Our trucks require a 21’ vertical clearance for loading and unloading containers. We can provide a free site check, where one of our drivers will come out and determine the most appropriate location. 

Premium Single Entry

For simple access to your stored items, a single entry will control access to only those with the key. Mobile Mini’s premium doors allows access with one hand for ease and convenience.


Premium Double Entry

For more access to your stored items, a double set-up is great for accessing items on a regular basis. This setup is perfect for sharing a space with another party so each party has their own side to access. Mobile Mini’s premium doors allows access with one hand for ease and convenience.


Brackets and Rails for Shelving
Our customized brackets and rails shelving system is available as one of our permanent portable storage options. Brackets and Rails can accommodate shelves of different widths at any height. (Brackets and rails are not available at all locations.)



Whether you need one unit or a hundred across the country, our dedicated drivers will swiftly and carefully deliver your unit directly to your door, and help you find the safest and most convenient place to put it on your site. They can even help show you how to use the specific features on your unit if you need assistance. Because we own trucks we are a reliable and cost-effective solution.



For customers with long-term logistical needs, we can relocate your empty container to your next jobsite. This additional solution makes us more flexible and responsive to meet your needs. It can also means extra savings for you.



Returning your unit is just as convenient. Schedule your pick-up on the MM Connect customer portal or give us a call. 


Mobile Mini National Accounts

Synchronize your supply chain across the US through our National Accounts Program. You’ll get preferred pricing and hassle-free access to the largest selection of products. With over 150 locations, we are one of the only companies in our industry with a national footprint to meet your storage needs nearly anywhere.


Step into the Driver’s Seat

MM Connect, our state-of-the-art customer portal puts the power in your hands to see all products on rent, locations, and costs in one view, on demand. Easily request service, pickups, and relocations, while accessing your account information in real-time.