Monthly Archives: March 2010

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Pop-up Store Uniqlo

Pictures show pop-up stores from Japanese retailer Uniqlo The setup is small and pretty efficient. The blue exterior has a few logos and strip windows cut into it. There is an external generator that powers the interior lighting and cash register. The door and ramp … Read More

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Global Peace Container

Presentation Pictures on top show process of construction of a project realised in Jamaica by Global Peace Container (GPC) Global Peace Containers International has been established in an effort to create sustainable, low-cost alternatives to traditional construction methods. Their intention is to employ and train … Read More

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Melbourne Container Bar

Section 8 is raw, but that’s its charm. There’s really nothing to it – they cut out a hole in the side of a shipping container, added a bar top and some booze, stacked some wooden shipping palettes for seats, and dropped it all in … Read More

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Shipping Container Military Buildings

Made by DORCE (prefabricated building and construction industry trade) and based in Turkey, provide numerous uses for shipping containers in combat zones around the World for camp buildings and other facilities.  Projects have included prefabricated modular units and accommodation in Iraq and Afghanistan for the … Read More

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Shipping Container: Complete Press Box

SPORTS FACILITIES: Complete Press Box The company Container Creations, based in Florida, USA, made a press box container for the Longwood University Soccer Field. Description of the container: 30 foot Press Box Divided into two Section Full Camera Platform All Welded Steel Frame Construction Custom … Read More

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The Portable Event Unit

From a basic configuration Event Studios Australia can provide portable event units that can adapt from a bar to a retail outlet to a portable runway with minimum effort. Features Fully self contained Plug and play Hydraulic  action: for easy set up, connect to water … Read More

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Puma City – Lot-EK

24 shipping containers are retrofitted and transformed in PUMA CITY, a transportable retail and event building that is traveling around the world along with the 70-foot long Puma sailing boat – il Mostro – during the one-year long 2008 Volvo Ocean Race, just started in … Read More

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Gold Plated Shipping Container Bar aka ‘Froebe’

This shipping container has been converted into a gold plated bar, fitted with hydraulic pumps in one corner in order to open it up.

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Subway Container at WTC

Shipping containers recycled as a mobile Subway restaurant at World Trade Center building site

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Sports shop container

Here is a Shipping Container Sports Shop project in Uruguay. It’s a very high quality BizPod conversion using a 20 feet shipping container and using the doors as the customer entrance with large picture windows in the front to attract customers. This is absolutely one … Read More

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Futur Shack House

A mass produced relocatable house for emergency and relief housing. Recycled shipping containers are used to form the main volume of the building. A parasol roof packs inside the container. When erected, the roof shades the container and reduces heat load on the building. Legs … Read More

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Resto MuvBox

A BOX THAT MOVES Hard to believe but when it opens-up in under a minute and transforms into a restaurant, you’ll believe it. It’s called MUVBOX because it can be moved. Since it is not set permanently in the ground, there is no need for … Read More

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Push Button House

Illy collaborated with artist/architect Adam Kalkin to create a dramatic work of living art – the illy Push Button House, a five-room home with a kitchen, dining room, bedroom, living room and library constructed within a standard industrial shipping container.  The home, which transforms at … Read More

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Desalination Container

HOH-USA & Carib Ltd is an international manufacturing company of  containerized energy efficient  reverse osmosis seawater desalination  plants  with  individual unit capacities of more than 1,000m³/day depending on feed water salinity and feed water temperature. The Container Concept takes the expenses & mystery out of … Read More

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Containers to clinics – C2C

Containers2Clinics (C2C) is a charitable organisation that plans to turn old shipping containers into mobile fully equipped clinics.They can then be shipped to countries that lack adequate healthcare facilities.  Elizabeth Sheehan, the Executive Director of C2C, recently announced a partnership with Anshen & Allen, an … Read More

Greentainer

Thus Greentainer is a vessel–a container in the real sense of the word–suitable for multiple uses and destinations, from a small company canteen to a trade show lounge bar, an exhibition room for travelling exhibits and a meeting room; it can be positioned in a … Read More

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Ecopods

The Ecopods The single ecopod as designed provides excellent short term accommodation that has great benefits for standalone use as a secure remote cabin, product showroom or as an accessory building in conjunction with existing buildings for use as an extra Bedroom or Bunkie, Garden … Read More

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Pop-Up Night Clubs

The “Night Spot”, is constructed from shipping containers capable of opening to three times its original size.

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Skateboard Exhibition Container

The exhibition “Skating the City” took place at the “Domplatte” in Cologne/ Germany during the “Plan09” from 25th of September until 2nd of October 2009 in order to keep skateboarding at the legendary Domplatte alive…

Maison container – IBU Revolution

Intro LaMi Design (Lavardera Milano) basée à Merchantville dans le New Jersey (USA) développe de nombreux concepts de maisons « modernes ». Voici une de leurs créations, la « IBU revolution », un concept de logement réalisé à partir de containers maritimes. Bien que ce … Read More