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U.S. MARINE CORPS ORDER "QUADCON" SMALL CONTAINERS

U.S. MARINE CORPS ORDER “QUADCON” SMALL CONTAINERS

U.S. MARINE CORPS ORDER "QUADCON" SMALL CONTAINERS

    The United States Marine Corps has ordered $66-million worth of
Quadcons, the small intermodal containers, from Charleston Marine Containers Inc.
    Quadcon units are one fourth of the size of a standard 20-foot
container.  They can be connected together to be handled as a standard 20-foot
container.
    Developed primarily for military purposes, a Quadcon can be used for
delivery by a small land vehicle or by a helicopter.
Charleston Marine Containers is a subsidiary of Sea Containers.