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It’s hip to be square

It’s hip to be square

Containers are popping up in more and more places where traditionally-constructed buildings used to be seen. Scarcely an episode of the TV shows "Grand Designs" and "George Clarke's Amazing Spaces" goes by without some clever container conversion that morphs into a dreamy designer eco- home or work space. Architects, engineers, builders and other construction professionals are seeing the potential of container conversions to deliver affordable building projects that are portable, quick to erect and sustainable.

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Park contractor hires shipping containers to provide 20ft store, security fencing and welfare unit including chemiloo

Park contractor hires shipping containers to provide 20ft store, security fencing and welfare unit including chemiloo

We were approached by a park contractor who wanted to hire a shipping container to provide storage and welfare facilities while they were refurbishing park equipment, which is often carried out in areas with no facilities.  Security fencing was also required for health and safety reasons.

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