Commercial Services

FRONT END LOAD SERVICES

Waste

Our Front End Load commercial waste containers come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Available in both flat top and slant top styles, please consult the dimensions and enclosure requirements below to ensure you have the space necessary to accommodate a sturdy steel Waste Connections container. If you need help choosing, please contact us and ask to speak with one of our skilled commercial garbage collection experts to better assess your waste disposal needs.

 

Each Front End Load Container Holds:

Waste

2-yard Top Loading Container
approx. 14 bags of garbage

4-yard Top Loading Container
approx. 28 bags of garbage

6-yard Side & Top End Loading Container
approx. 42 bags of garbage

8-yard Side & Top End Loading Container
approx. 56 bags of garbage

Casters and locking devices are also available to help make your commercial waste containers more manageable and secure.

 

Front End Load Container Enclosure Requirements:

PAD – Minimum inside dimensions are 12’ wide and 12’ deep. Concrete must be 3000 p.s.i., steel-reinforced and 6” thick. Top of pad must be at ground level with a concrete apron at least 4’ long.

GATE OPENING – Recommended minimum is 12’ hinge to hinge. Gates must open 180˚ (Hinges should be on outside of wall). To prevent the wind from causing damage during service, a gate stop should be located 135˚ from closed position.

Enclosure Requirements

OUR TRUCKS NEED ROOM TO WORK! Front-loader trucks are approximately 32’ long when carrying the container.

Container Dimensions:
2 YARD 4 YARD
SLANT SLANT
Bottom Width 72” Bottom Width 72”
Top Width 74 ½” Top Width 74 ½”
Depth 35” Depth 50 ½”
Front Height 32 ¾” Front Height 44 ¾”
Back Height 42 ½” Back Height 59”
 
6 YARD
SLANT FLAT
Bottom Width 72” Bottom Width 72”
Top Width 74 ½” Top Width 74 ½”
Depth 65 ½” Depth 66”
Front Height 50 ¾“ Front Height 59 ½”
Back Height 57 ½” Back Height 59 ½”
 
8 YARD
SLANT FLAT
Bottom Width 72” Bottom Width 72”
Top Width 74 ½” Top Width 74 ½”
Depth 78” Depth 66”
Front Height 51 5/8” Front Height 80 ¼”
Back Height 71 5/8” Back Height 80 ¼”