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A set of wheels or a chassis used to support & move a railcar or other type of rolling stock.

What is a Bogie?

In shipping, a bogie is a type of chassis used to support and transport shipping containers. A bogie is a set of wheels or a frame that is attached to the bottom of a container and allows it to be moved by a tractor or other vehicle. 


Bogies come in different sizes and configurations depending on the type of container they are designed to transport. For example, a bogie for a standard 20-foot container will have a different size and weight capacity than one designed for a larger or heavier container. 


Bogies are an essential component of container transportation, as they allow containers to be easily moved between different modes of transportation, such as ships, trains, and trucks. They also help to ensure the safe and secure transport of containers by providing stability and support during transi

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