Repurposed Shipping Containers For Multiple Uses

Written by Small Business Magazine on February 18th, 2018. Posted in Portable and easy to relocate conex containers, Shipping, Shipping container office

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Repurposed shipping containers. The phrase itself stirs up a kind of romantic feeling, of vessels transporting goods across the oceans, going with or against the currents, delivering goods to distant lands, similar to the original explorers and the original merchants back a millennia ago.

Today, much of the world’s merchandise is still moved by ship across the ocean. This is because a ship or a barge has a great deal more handling capacity than an airplane. A barge runs the length of a Olympic track and field track sometimes and is capable of holding hundreds of shipping containers (or possibly thousands) on it.

And shipping containers, new or used, can be used for more than just shipping. Sure, they contain merchandise but later on they can be used for Continue Reading No Comments

5 Tips and Tricks to Properly Maintaining Your Shipping Container

Written by Small Business Magazine on February 7th, 2018. Posted in Modular housing solutions, Portable and easy to relocate conex containers, Shipping container office

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It has been estimated that most shipping containers have a lifespan on the sea of about two decades. Having said that, many are retired after between 10 and 15 years of use. Some experts say that there are as many as 24 million of these containers that are no longer used for shipping. These are used for a number of reasons ranging from being generator enclosures to being used as a number of kinds of buildings. Industrial shipping containers can be used as modular housing, office space, museums, schools, and hospitals. They are also used as pop up shops and othe