Shipping Containers Re-Imagined   Leave a comment

shipping container yard

The inter-modal container (shipping container) is a logistical product of international transport packaging.  At times, it is less expensive for companies to produce a new shipping container than to ship them back to countries like Asia for reuse.  Of course the answer to this quagmire is trade balance, but until then what?  So what do we do with an 8,000 pound box of steel?  Introducing shipping container architecture.


The images above are courtesy of a  Wouldn’t these be lovely to have as a design studio in your back yard or for a weekend getaway on the lake?  Of course due diligence should be incorporated before beginning such a project, such as toxicity of the container, insulation needed, etc. but I’ve got to admit…I like the re-imagining aspect of this!  What do you think?


Posted March 3, 2013 by bibbieandblue in Re-imagined

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