So I recently had the fortune of getting to tour what might be one of the biggest shipping container building companies in the US. Which happens to be right here in Charlotte. While they happened to be local, they have been developing container buildings all over the place. A lot of what they do is pop up trade show booths, but I was clued into some neat full building projects on the horizon. Here are some photos from my tour, check them out here
This is designed by a firm called “One Cool Habitat” it uses a 20 foot shipping container with some high end finishes. Designed to be a flexible space I don’t get the feeling they intended it to be a full on house, but I think you could work it. With custom windows and wooden floors, the space is warm and larger feeling. The whole thing is designed to be transported via a ship or truck.