Since 1983, Waterfront Container Leasing Co., Inc. (Waterfront) has been a solid, reliable provider of superior transportation equipment at competitive rates. From major ocean carriers to individuals in search of a single storage container, our customers receive more than equipment—they get answers and fast, dependable service. Our commitment to providing creative, sensible, and flexible solutions to a wide range of needs has made Waterfront a top-tier equipment leasing, management and sales company.

Waterfront is amongst the top twenty container leasing companies operating worldwide. Though not the largest in the industry, our equipment inventory and global network of depots are extensive enough to meet virtually any customers' transportation requirements in any country around the world. At the same time, our knowledgeable staff is able to craft more individualized solutions and respond more nimbly to customers' needs than some of our larger competitors.

Waterfront has achieved consistent growth over the past three decades by providing a consistently superior customer experience while always conducting business with integrity.


At Waterfront, our philosophy is simple: Maximize value for our customers by providing the highest-quality products and world-class service at competitive prices. We treat your business as if it were our own.

Waterfront believes in investing in higher-specification containers and working with the most reliable vendors throughout the world to ensure you have access to the best equipment when and where you need it. We maintain an inventory of both new and used equipment in our worldwide depots for lease and sale, so you can get exactly what you want at a price that fits your budget. We can also arrange for inspection, modification and delivery of your equipment to your final destination.

Although leasing transportation equipment is our core business, Waterfront also provides management services to institutional and individual equipment investors. As a key member of the intermodal industry, and with our vast resources, we are able to offer favorable rates and terms based on your specific requirements.

Mission Statement

To fulfill our customers' intermodal equipment needs and surpass expectations while supplying quality products and services through a dynamic, flexible and adaptive approach.