• X Cargo Outdoor Playground – Australia

    Enter X Cargo, a 1200 square metre predominently outdoor playground complete with shipping containers, function and event spaces.

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    Hi everybody,Today we will tell you about the ‘X Cargo’ container bar from Australia.The white architecture of X Cargo is so beautiful that one can’t really get enough of looking. We don’t want to keep you waiting for more. You can see what we want to tell by looking at the pictures. Description from X...
  • London Olympic Broadcasting Studios

    Standing at nine-storeys high, the OBS Tower was an impressive addition to the Stratford Olympic Park and Container City’s™ biggest build to date. Located on...

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    Standing at nine-storeys high, the OBS Tower was an impressive addition to the Stratford Olympic Park and Container City’s™ biggest build to date. Located on a tree-lined public plaza within the park, the OBS Tower created space for groundfloor food outlets with their own kitchens. Above these sat ten broadcasting studios, each one offering the...
  • 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...
  • EBA51 – Shipping Container Student Village, Berlin – Germany

    The name "Frankie & Johnny" is not only the name of the project, but is equally representative of two building blocks in the center of...

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    The name “Frankie & Johnny” symbolizes inhabitants of an extraordinary shipping container student village in Berlin: composed of 400 shipping containers, the project by Holzer Kobler Architekturen presents a new interpretation of student coexistence with individual living spaces and common living areas. The name “Frankie & Johnny” is not only the name of the project,...
  • 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.
  • 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....
  • 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...
  • Mepc Marketing Suite

    Located in the centre of Leeds, the region’s business, financial and social capital, Wellington Place is being developed by MEPC with a view to it...

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    Located in the centre of Leeds, the region’s business, financial and social capital, Wellington Place is being developed by MEPC  with a view to it being one of the biggest and most prestigious city centre business quarters in Europe. Whilst the area is being developed MEPC briefed us to provide them with a stylish Marketing...
  • 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...
  • 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...
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