IBC, FLC and Crate Services

The Schematic Engineering Industries Materials Handling Division provides a wide range of client support services, including services for Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBC's), Folding Large Containers (FLC's) and Crates.

For total peace of mind, some clients choose to take out the "Schematic extra cover" support package. We have a Gold, Silver and Bronze support tiers each with IBC, FLC and Crate rental/purchase, replacement and repair options.

Our IBC/FLC/Crate Asset Healthcare Management service, designed as a contractual after-sales program dedicated to ensuring we use our expertise and technology to help keep the clients purchased asset in a premier operating condition, for its useful life expectancy.

Please contact us if you require additional services not listed below. We will be only to happy to endeavour to accommodate your specific requirements.

Design & Customisation

  • Our modular approach means that if a client requires a specific IBC, FLC and/or Crate size, we can look to design a bespoke mould tool (or part of a mould tool) and fulfil the clients requirements.
  • 3D CAD modeling and product development
  • A wide range of Standard IBC, FLC and Crate sizes with innovative, patented technology.

Factory Assembly & Inspection

  • IBC's, FLC's and Crates are assembled in Schematics, 45,000sqft Hyderabad facility
  • Schematic carries extensive stock in India to serve the Indian domestic market with quick deliveries.
  • Wide Range of Container options in all sizes and capacities.

Rigorous Product Testing

  • General simulation performance test for packaging (ISTA-3E)
  • D4169-08 Performance Testing of Shipping Containers
  • Systems by the International Safe Transit Association (ISTA) and The American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)

Installation & Commissioning

  • Installation Support with Material Handling Solutions
  • IBC integration with Conveyors, Tipping equipment and Dispensing equipment
  • Development of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) with the engagement of the client and their needs
  • Client/Operator on-site and off-site training (theory and practical)
  • After sales and Asset Healthcare Management options including MQ (Maintenance Qualification)

IBC/FLC/Crate Overhaul

  • Complete overhauling of in-field IBC 's, FLC's and Crates (Schematic designs)
  • Change worn parts and procure all necessary new parts/spares
  • Full Health testing and IBC equipment overhaul.
  • Recommissioning of the equipment,

The value added IBC, FLC and Crate products we offer include

Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBC's)

  • OF1040-2 (Folding IBC for Liquids and Solids, 1040 Litres, 1200 x 1000 x 1130mm)
  • OF500 (Folding IBC for Liquids and Solids, 560 Litres, 1200 x 800 x 918mm)
  • OS330 (Folding IBC for Liquids and Solids, 1249 Litres, 1219 x 1118 x 1215mm)

Folding Large Containers (FLC's)

  • KF975 (Folding FLC for Parts and Solids, 840 Litres, 1200 x 1000 x 975mm)


  • EUO6428 (Folding crate for parts, 53 Litres, 600 x 400 x 280mm)
  • EUO6434 (Folding crate for parts, 65.5 Litres, 600 x 400 x 340mm)
  • EUO6440 (Folding crate for parts, 77.9 Litres, 600 x 400 x 400mm)
  • ALC6436 (Taper wall crate with Attached Lid, 65 Litres, 600 x 400 x 360mm)
  • ALC7437 (Taper wall crate with Attached Lid, 85 Litres, 710 x 465 x 373mm)

Why Partner With Us?

Logistics, API, Formulation & Injectable Equipment Solutions
Schematic and the wider Standard Group offer 95% of ALL products required for Pharmaceutical processing.