Archive for the ‘shipping container’ category

Thesis – Kagiso container store by The Playground SA, Johannesburg – South Africa

August 29th, 2016

Thesis – Kagiso container store by The Playground SA, Johannesburg – South Africa

Unionkul Temporary Office by Arcgency, Copenhagen – Denmark

June 6th, 2015

Vacant Lot Transformed into Temporary Workspace

Container Sale Office by Atelier XÜK, Shanghai – China

April 15th, 2015

Container Sale Office by Atelier XÜK, Shanghai – China

Desperados containers by Horeca Strategies

August 14th, 2013

Horeca Strategies Agency has created for Desperados pop-up bars and DJ Stands, which will be used during festivals, concerts ad in promotional areas. To build them, freight containers were used and adapted as to resemble industrial storage space.

SHIPPING CONTAINERS! Container City, Cholula – Mexico

February 10th, 2013

This hip, colorfully painted shipping container city recently sprung up just outside of Mexico city. Created by a small community of businesses, the project features restaurants, gallery space, bars, funky stores and even living spaces constructed completely out of recycled shipping containers.

SHIPPING CONTAINERS! Bayside Marina Hotel by Yoshimura, Yokohama – Japan

February 9th, 2013

The seemingly random positioning of the pthe prefabricated modular cottages gave a unique and different view to each room as well as creating multiple panoramic scenes within and around the premises.

SHIPPING CONTAINERS! Music Boxes installation by BDP Architects, Manchester

February 8th, 2013

British practice BDP Architects has collaborated with the Manchester International Festival to design the ‘Music Boxes’ installation for the Manchester International Festival 2011 in Salford Quays Docks in Manchester, United Kingdom. For children of all ages, the playground’s peripheral boundary is formed by 78 shipping containers.

SHIPPING CONTAINERS! Tony’s Farm organic food farm by Playze, Shanghai

February 8th, 2013

Design firm Playze has literally turned Tony’s Farm, the biggest organic food farm in Shanghai, green!

Pop-up Office in shipping container by Dubbeldam Architecture + Design, Toronto

February 7th, 2013

Dubbeldam’s ‘Pop-up Office’ is a cubicle comprised of wooden modules made out of discarded shipping palettes that can be rearranged according to the user’s needs. The modules are broadly divided by the concepts ‘Focus’, ‘Collaborate’, ‘Lounge’ and ‘Refuel.’

SHIPPING CONTAINERS! Xiang Xiang Xiang Pray House by Tonghe Shanzhi, Changzhi – China

February 6th, 2013

The Xiang Xiang Xiang Pray House is a hotel built from 35 containers. It has 21 small cozy rooms for guests to kick back, shake off their worries and relax in.

Sleeping Around shipping container pop-up hotel, Antwerp

January 27th, 2013

Sleeping Around is a unique pop-up hotel. The term “pop-up” goes beyond merely “making an appearance”. Here, it denotes exclusivity, flexibility and innovation: a unique experience with a strong element of surprise. Already successfully employed in retail, the concept has never been extensively applied to hotels. Until now, that is.

Platoon Kunsthalle by Platoon, Berlin

December 17th, 2012

Platoon Kunsthalle is built of 33 iso cargo containers. As icons of a flexible architecture in a globalized culture, the stacked containers form a unique construction that can be rebuilt anywhere else any time.

Cargo containers in offices

November 28th, 2012

Cargo containers in offices

Wahaca shipping container restaurant by Softroom, London

July 13th, 2012

Mexican restaurant chain Wahaca has just opened its new pop-up location in London’s southbank with a building designed by London-based architects Softroom. Composed of eight shipping containers and adorned with murals by international street artists, the restaurant functions as an experimental kitchen with monthly food specials over the course of 18 months, after which the project will move to another location.

BOXPARK by Roger Wade, Shoreditch London

December 9th, 2011

Destined to be home to more than sixty carefully chosen fashion, arts and lifestyle brands. BOXPARK is a retail revolution – the world’s first pop-up mall.

Puma City

May 26th, 2011

LOT-EK has designed a transportable retail building named PUMA CITY for Puma. The building is made out of 24 shipping containers and existing container connectors instead of traditional building materials. It is fully dismountable and travels on a cargo ship along with the sail boats, and will be assembled and disassembled a number of times once it reaches the different international harbors.