• CityDepot

CityDepot is the largest container hub in the South Island and provides expanded container services, reducing port congestion and attracting cargo to a centralised location. The 17-hectare container depot runs 24 hours, five and a half days a week.

Offering full flexibility with road and rail interchange, this operation allows for up-to-the-minute control and monitoring, with direct interface and EDI communication to any in-house system:

  • Capacity to store up to approx 10,000 TEUs
  • MPI approved transitional facility for decontamination of containers
  • Full repair and pre-tripping utilising over 140 power outlets (240 and 400 volt)
  • 24 wagon rail siding
  • Direct interface with neighbouring properties



  • Up to 36-tonne lift capacity forkhoists with 12m (40ft) and 6m (20ft) top and side lifting frame attachments for both empty and loaded handling
  • All-weather container repair facility manned by a team of experienced container repairers and surveyors
  • Repair bays served by two 5-tonne and two 10-tonne overhead gantry cranes
  • Total repair capability for 150 TEUs
  • Container wash facilities
  • A mobile repair unit


We have full container storage options available.  Please enquire by email.


41 Chapmans Road
Christchurch 8022

+64 3 328 7987 – customerservices@lpc.co.nz

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