Jumbobags in Singapore
The official name for jumbobags is Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers (FIBC). They also have other common names such as bulk bags, big-bags.
What are they exactly?
Jumbobags are bags as its name suggests, but what differentiates them from typical bags is that they are manufacture based on industry’s standards. The materials use to manufacture these bulk bags are also different from the usual bags.
These materials includes flexible fabrics like woven polyethylene or polypropylene. The difference in material depends on the type of FIBCs. The materials contains anti statical properties and therefore is ideal for FIBCs.
You can usually find these bags in construction settings and is commonly use for:
- Transportation of Certain Materials
- Storage of Certain Materials
These materials, in particular, are:
- Construction materials such as sand & gravel.
- Pharmaceutical Products
- Sodium and Grains
- Fertilizer and etc
Regular bulk bags are large enough to store up to 1,000 kg of materials and larger ones can store even more. They contains electrostatic components and have 4 main types:
- No special electrostatic properties (Type A)
- Exhibits a breakdown voltage of 4 kilovolts or less. (Type B)
- Conductive FIBC (Type C)
- Anti-static FIBCs (Type D)
Jumbobags has been in usage since the 1940s in various ways. They can also utilize for marketing purposes as they are large enough to print images and messages on its exterior.
Rockwell Engineering & Equipment Pte. Ltd. is a company in Singapore that specializes in rental and procurement of of construction equipments and materials. For instance, excavator rental and FIBC procurement.
Our jumbobags are at the top quality as we constantly collaborate with our factories in China and Vietnam to source for the best materials you require.