The world has an awful lot of shipping containers. These large steel boxes are usually used to transport goods from one place in the world to another by ship. With proper maintenance, these Conex containers are capable of lasting for 25 years, and yet most are retired after only 10 to 15 years. In fact, estimates are that there are about 24 million retired shipping containers sitting around somewhere on Earth. This has spurred an interest in container solutions for modular housing, shipping container office space, and even shipping containers for use as retail stores. Here are just a few innovative container solutions that could work for your business or contracting needs, and why they work so well.
What Can You Build with An Industrial Shipping Container?
The only real limits are your imagination, but here are just a few ideas.