• Shipping Container Hotel Winebox Valparaiso, Chile

    The New Zealander histrionic Grant Phelps, known by many in the wine industry as a leading winemaker, invites to his boutique hotel on the Mariposa...

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    The New Zealander histrionic Grant Phelps, known by many in the wine industry as a leading winemaker, invites to his boutique hotel on the Mariposa hill in Valparaiso. The Wine Box, a spectacular building, with four floors and a great shipping container design – is the first in South America built only with shipping containers...
  • Manifesto Container House – Chile

    Infiniski designs and builds eco-friendly houses and buildings based on the use of recycled, reused and non polluting materials and the integration of alternative and...

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    Text description provided by the architects.  Infiniski designs and builds eco-friendly houses and buildings based on the use of recycled, reused and non polluting materials and the integration of alternative and renewable energy. The Infiniski projects are designed by James&Mau – Architects and designers,  Jaime Gaztelu and Mauricio Galeano, founders and partners of Infiniski. James...
  • Caterpillar Container House – Chile

    This prefabricated house for an art collector and his family was built in the outskirts of Santiago in a new suburban residential area.

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    Text description provided by the architects. This prefabricated house for an art collector and his family was built in the outskirts of Santiago in a new suburban residential area. In order to reduce construction time and costs, second hand shipping containers were used as follow: Five 40 “standard containers, Six 20“ standard containers and one 40“...
  • Earthquake-Resistant Container Home – Chile

    This earthquake-resistant container home was made with three 20-foot and two 40-foot shipping containers.

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    This earthquake-resistant container home was made with three 20-foot and two 40-foot shipping containers. The customers wanted an earthquake-proof home at an affordable price, and architects were able to deliver a home design to suit client’s needs using the shipping container as the structure. The earthquake-resistant container home was built for about $75,000 USD in...
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