What is a Roll On Roll Off Skip?

What is a Roll On Roll Off Skip
There are loads of different types of skips to choose from, and so it can be really tricky for you to work out which type of skip is right for your needs. You might have heard of RORO skips (Roll On Roll Off skip). Here is our guide to see if they are the right choice for your project.

What is a Roll On Roll Off Skip?

A RORO Skip is a large container which that is primarily used in the construction industry. It is designed to hold large volumes of waste. Roll On Roll Off skips are much larger than a standard type of skip, so they are best used in large construction projects where there are huge quantities of dry materials to be disposed of. They have back opening doors which are large to allow easy access for forklift trucks or dumpers.

What Sizes Are Roll On Roll Off Skips Available In?

The big size of a  RORO skip is not its only benefit. Roll On Roll Off Skips can be hired in several different sizes. Smaller RORO Skips are suitable for small quantities of very heavy waste such as bricks, soil or rubble and other inert materials. The biggest Roll On Roll Off skips can’t be filled up to the brim with such heavy waste as if you do they will most likely be too heavy to be lifted away. These types of skip are most suitable for lighter bulk waste such as glass, timber or metal.

What Other Skips are Available?

If a Roll On Roll Off skip is too big for you, we can also supply:

  • 4 Tonne Skip: These are great for small clear outs and a small amount of rubble.
  • 4 Tonne Skip: Popular for smaller building jobs and most garden clearances.
  • 8 Tonne Builders Skip: Ideal for all larger building jobs
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to call us on a regional number below:-

Ormskirk Skip Hire 01704 779345
Wigan Skip Hire 01942 417456
Kirkby Skip Hire 0151 909 6399
Chorley Skip Hire 01257 752399
Leyland Skip Hire 01772 364399
Maghull Skip Hire 0151 909 6399