IBC - OF500

IBC - OF500
IBC - OF500
IBC - OF500
IBC - OF500
IBC - OF500
IBC - OF500
IBC - OF500
IBC - OF500

IBC - OF500

'LiquidBox' Innovation

Schematic supply Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBC's) and material handling logistic solutions.

Our OF500 model is ideal for many applications, from bulk liquid/oil transport in the food industry to the inter-department movement and storage of small packages in the pharmaceutical sector. It is designed to improve handling efficiency, save costs and reduce packaging waste in line with the trend from the global logistic packaging industry.  Click here to see the video of FLCs loading onto a waggon.

The smaller, 560 Litre (148 US Gals) OF500 IBC product reliability and high quality is well proved, and further strengthen as the design built around the success of the sister (larger) 1040 Litre OF1040-2 IBC.

Also see our other sizes of IBC's: OF330 | OF1040 | KF975, and FLCR (Rotator)

Design Features

Some of the OF500 design features include:

  • 560 Litres (148 US Gals) storage capacity
  • Smooth internal and external surfaces
  • Lid with anti-tamper security feature
  • Ergonomic drop down door
  • Secure, interlocking stacking system
  • Foldable - 2.6:1 folding ratio
  • Robust, integrated FLT / Pallet stacker compatible base
  • Integral sump cover

Technical Specification

The OF500 has the following specifications:

  • Weight: 67Kg
  • External Length: 1200mm
  • External Width: 800mm
  • External Height: 918mm
  • Internal Length: 1130mm
  • Internal Width: 724mm
  • Internal Height: 718mm
  • Folded Height (with Lid): 372mm
  • Folded Height (without Lid): 341mm
  • Unit Load Capacity @1.35g/cm3 Liquid density: 1000Kg
  • Static Load @5 stack in storage: 5400Kg
  • Dynamic load @2 stack in transit: 2160Kg
  • Volume: 560 Litres (148 US Gals)
  • Material: Polypropylene

Operational Benefit

  • Smooth internal and external surfaces provide ease of cleaning/washdown
  • The Lid anti-tamper feature provides contents security in transport / IBC movement
  • Ergonomic drop down door provides ease of operator contents reach
  • The interlocking stacking system provides safe 5-high full contents stacking / storage
  • Easy use by a single operator
  • Integral sump cover provides security for access to Valve and Liquid contents


  • Food sector - handling of vegetable oil, rape seed oil, olive oil, sunflower oil
  • Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals and Bulk-Drug/API lined powder handling

Supply Options

  • Optional RFID IBC tagging and app to optimise logistics management
  • Optional GPS tracking of the IBC
  • Optional locking wheels on base for manual movement (between departments)

Bespoke capital equipment supply

Schematic specialises in the design, manufacture, FAT (Factory Acceptance Testing), installation and commissioning of IBC dispensing equipment solutions that integrate into the clients existing or new build plant and process lines. This ensures the benefits of the OF500 IBC can be realised through the Schematic Engineering turnkey solution and service offering.

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