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Knock Down Drum (KDD)


The optimal sustainable solution for transporting steel drums to remote locations

Greif’s Patented Concept: Ship semi-finished drum parts to be assembled locally with a basic line.

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Optimized Packaging

Reduce working capital and save space with drums are at your door according to your specifications and delivered when you need to fill them. Ideal for just in time manufacturing.

Near or Far

Ideally suited for plants far away from industrial areas, many drums can be exported in ISO-containers over long distances and assembled locally with a more manageable investment.


Minimize your CO2 footprint - 1200 Knock Down Drums fit in a single ISO container, where the max is only eighty for standard drums.

The widest range of specifications

Optional screen printing or lithography on body

  • Colors
  • Plastic and steel caps
  • Plastic
  • Plain and lacquered plugs
  • Plugs

Safety first

Less manual handling of inventoried drums


The right quality at the right time

Improved efficiencies with minimum stock and less manual handling.

Markets We Serve

From the products that keep us moving to the ones that make us beautiful, Greif is proud to serve the unique needs of a wide range of global industries.

Sustainability is Our Goal

Greif’s network of life cycle service providers across North America and Europe can extend the life of spent packaging and responsibly recycle their component raw materials at the end of their life cycles.

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