ProRail Shipping Container Waiting Station

Posted 9 months ago by

Train stations are hardly the picture of comfortable and convenient rest stops in between rides. As a project started by ProRail in The Netherlands, this particular station in the egg capital of the country, Barneveld; is a new and fresh take on ways to make commuting a more pleasurable experience. Shaped like a cross with various…

Twelve Unit Shipping Container Housing Complex

Posted 10 months ago by

Canada is home to a twelve unit shipping container community by the Atira Women’s Resource Society, that’s ben created with the intent to house women who have been the subject of abuse and are of the low-income level of earnings. Each unit is about 280 to 290 square feet of space, and offers some extra amenities…

Shipping Container Office That Appears To Be Under Construction

Posted 1 year ago by

The allure and appeal of shipping containers is great, especially with the modularity of these reusable metal structures. Gifu, Japan is home to an office that is crafted of these containers in such a way that you can’t really be sure of whether they are coming, going, or already there to stay. The Sugoroku Office appears…

Branch Studio Architects’ Shipping Container Studio Office

Posted 1 year ago by

At a mere 270 square feet, this awesome shipping container design for a studio office is nothing to scoff at. For just three partners in architecture, the space is small but placed in an unparalleled setting. Victoria, Australia is home to this tight knit and close working landscape and architect team. The interior isn’t completely squished–…

Aether Apparel Stacked Shipping Container Store in San Francisco

Posted 2 years ago by

Shipping container design is getting to be more and more of an interesting and eye-catching feature when you’ve got a business that’s based on consumers. Aether Apparel in San Francisco has taken their shop to all new heights (literally) with their three stacked shipping container design by Envelope A+D in collaboration with Chris French Metal. By…

Six Oaks Shipping Container Residence by David Fenster

Posted 2 years ago by

David Fenster of Modulus in California was commissioned by a local family to create a dreamy getaway home in the woodsy area of the Santa Cruz Mountains. With the area lending itself to a more rustic and natural feeling retreat, the homeowners decided to juxtapose the green elements with some metal shipping containers as the foundation…

Chinese Boutique Hotel Boasts Five-Star Shipping Container Rooms

Posted 2 years ago by

Twenty foot shipping containers have been the latest and greatest in sustainable design practices. With much of the world relying on importing and exporting goods, it’s safe to say that there are enough of these containers to go around a few times over. China has found another great use for these containers, with their Xiang Xiang…

Backyard Shipping Container Office Space by building Lab Inc

Posted 2 years ago by

Shipping containers continue to be an integral part of the design and architecture world as we encounter yet another building constructed from an old shipping container. Bay area based designer and build Stephen Schoup’s design firm building Lab Inc. have just finished creating their new backyard headquarters. This L-shaped building was of coursed constructed from an…

Colorful Box Office Constructed from 12 Shipping Containers in Rhode Island

Posted 2 years ago by

If there’s one thing we can’t get enough of in the world of design and architecture, it’s the implementation of shipping containers in building construction. It seems with each one we encounter the designers take things a step further, and the beautiful Box Office is no exception. The original concept for the Box Office was introduced…

Shipping Container Home Office & Guest Bedroom in San Francisco, California

Posted 3 years ago by

Shipping containers continue to be a popular choice within the design world. Over the last few weeks we have encountered several implementations including the Shipping Container Guest House and of course the beautifully constructed Shipping Container Starbucks location. Both of these have been awesome ways of incorporating containers on the exterior area of a residence, but…