• BBC Broadcasting Studios

    For the 2012 Olympic Games, the BBC briefed Container City™ to create new broadcasting studios that incorporated the 2010 World Cup Studio on the roof.

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    For the 2012 Olympic Games, the BBC briefed Container City™ to create new broadcasting studios that incorporated the 2010 World Cup Studio on the roof. Container City™ created a three-storey structure and Allies and Morrison designed a wood-and-glass roof pergola to fit around the old studio.
  • Children’s Theatre in Cape Town is made from shipping containers – South Africa

    Guga S’Thebe Children’s Theatre in Cape Town South Africa is made from re-purposed shipping containers and recyclable materials

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    SYNOPSIS This project is part of a program where students from the Georgia Institute of Technology design and build an extension to Arts and Culture Centre Guga s’Thebe in Langa in South Africa in collaboration with two German Universities (RWTH Aachen University and PBSA Düsseldorf) and local architects (Carin Smuts, CS studio) under involvement of the...
  • Canada’s largest shipping container market – Canada

    The people of Toronto are enjoying the country’s largest shipping container market, courtesy of local firm LGA Architectural Partners. Located on a two-block, 2.4 acre site, the Stackt...

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    The people of Toronto are enjoying the country’s largest shipping container market, courtesy of local firm LGA Architectural Partners. Located on a two-block, 2.4 acre site, the Stackt market is comprised of various repurposed shipping containers, configured to make the most of the space in order to create a vibrant market area that serves as a community hub....
  • Yaroslav Galant Designs a Rooftop Structure Made From Shipping Containers – Portugal

    The new structure was designed atop of an existing building and incorporates shipping containers into the project.

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    The Grupo Desportivo Estoril Praia (Portuguese Football Club) hired Yaroslav Galant to design Clube 39, a space that includes offices, a flexible space, a museum, a restaurant, and an open terrace facing the field. The new structure was designed atop of an existing building and incorporates shipping containers into the project. The project consisted of many challenges to overcome,...
  • The Aesther Apparel retail store in San Francisco

    This right here is the first standalone retail store that Aesther Apparel launched in San Francisco.

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    This right here is the first standalone retail store that Aesther Apparel launched in San Francisco. It was designed by studio Envelope A&D and it’s made of three reclaimed shipping containers which are stacked and slightly cantilevered, giving the store a dynamic, geometric look. The staggered containers retain an industrial look but also have a fairly mainstream...
  • Etania Green School Beaufort, Sabah – East Malaysia

    In Sabah, Malaysia, many thousands of stateless children have become marginalised due to their legal status.

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    Text description provided by the architects.  In Sabah, Malaysia, many thousands of stateless children have become marginalised due to their legal status. These are mainly children of illegal or legal Indonesian migrant labourers.  The migrants come to Sabah to seek an income on the plantations so they can have a decent life. The Etania schools are learning...
  • Zhejiang Ningbo Container Beer House

    Today we will show you the container Beer house from China.

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    Hi everybody, Today we will show you the container Beer house from China. Project Time: 2015.6.8Location: Ningbo, ZhejiangNumber of box: 14Project Construction Area: 326㎡Decoration materials: ceiling (wood fiber board), wall (wood fiber), floor (laminate floor) Container Hacker explores all the container houses in the world for your valuable readers and shares them for your ideas....
  • Hall and Woodhouse Portishead

    Opening its doors in November 2012 and constructed from 28 recycled shipping containers, Hall & Woodhouse Portishead is located at Portishead Quay Marina in Somerset.

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    Opening its doors in November 2012 and constructed from 28 recycled shipping containers, Hall & Woodhouse Portishead is located at Portishead Quay Marina in Somerset. Container City™ provided the units for the meeting rooms, changing rooms, showers and lobby within the development. Hall & Woodhouse Portishead won the ‘New Build Award’ at the Campaign For...
  • Barking Riverside

    Situated on former wasteland, the new marketing suite was designed to fit within a larger community that is being developed along 2 kilometres of Thames...

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    Situated on former wasteland, the new marketing suite was designed to fit within a larger community that is being developed along 2 kilometres of Thames waterfront in Barking and Dagenham. Commissioned by Barking Riverside, the project has been designed with the environment in mind. Wind turbines, solar panels, biomass heater and re-used structure ensure the...
  • Africa Fintech Foundry Headquarters – Nigeria

    This project is a technology accelerator and co-working space in Lagos, Nigeria.

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    Text description provided by the architects.  This project is a technology accelerator and co-working space in Lagos, Nigeria. During the summer of 2016 a competition was launched to design a building for a team of software developers and system architects at the African Fintech Foundry. The brief was a contemporary and stimulating workspace for fostering innovation...
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