Welcome to Alpha Containers

Shipping Containers For Sale & Hire

5 star service

We are a locally owned business offering the complete container sales, hire, modification and transport service

Alpha Containers Ltd are located in Motueka, the heart of the Tasman District. We offer excellent service, delivered by passionate, committed staff.

We specialise in container sales, hire, modifications and specialist transport. We also have a popular transportable home design and build service.


Container Sales & Hire

Alpha Containers has a wide range of new and used shipping containers that are suitable for use in residential, commercial and industrial applications.



We offer a custom modified and special build shipping containers design and build service. Only your imagination sets the limits. Contact us about your next container project.

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Transport & Delivery

We provide a complete container transport and delivery service including lifting off and positioning the container just where you want it. Contact us to find out more.


Locally owned & operated

Proudly Servicing Nelson and Tasman regions for over 20 years


Need extra space?

Shipping containers are fantastic storage solutions. Whether you need them for your residential property or for a commercial business, using containers can be a durable, cost-efficient way to store just about anything.

Construction Sites

  • Onsite tool storage
  • Lunchrooms
  • Site office

Commercial Storage

  • Furniture and retail stock
  • Farming equipment
  • Business documents

Self Storage

  • Furniture and household items
  • Small vehicles and bikes
  • Gardening equipment

No job is too big or too small

Call us today to discuss your needs. We offer free consultation.


The Ultimate Design & Build Solution

Prefabricated buildings built to your spec and delivered to your site. Based in Motueka, we deliver to most areas in the top of the South Island.


1. Design

Choose from one our popular floor plans or design your own. We make it easy for you to find the perfect home or building solution to fit your needs.


2. Build

Your oneabode home or dwelling is custom built in our dedicated prefabrication factory in Motueka, Tasman NZ by our friendly team of experienced builders.


3. Transport

We offer site checks and advise on foundations. When your site is ready and your home is completed, our experienced transport team will relocate your home.

Or, Contact Alpha Containers for further information or view floorplans

ONEABODE is a division of Alpha Containers Limited • Motueka, New Zealand