School in South Africa designed by their own students

Advertisements In Cape Town, South Africa, Vissehok School has been actualized with the help of its students. Due to the lack of resources they have used their inventiveness and private investment to design the school expansion. The concept is the construction of a classroom for 25 children with the help of a shipping container, which in the evenings becomes library for the […]
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Silo converted into apartments for students in Johannesburg using shipping containers

  Due to the lack of accommodation for students in the city of Johannesburg , South Africa, the authorities decided to seek a new solution to this problem , similar to the solution adopted by the student city with containers made ​​in Holland, they chose to use these silos for grain storage as appartments, increasing […]
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Student residence built ​​with shipping containers in Amsterdam

In Amsterdam you can find ​​the world ‘s largest chipping container city, and is called Keetwonen. It’s a complex of several buildings designed as a residence for students, a step forward in architecture using only shipping containers (cargotecture). Such a modern conception of a student residence can only be performed by the  Dutch.   The […]
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High school in Iztapalapa built with shipping containers, Mexico City

             Today we want to present to you “La Secundaria de Valladolid”, is a unique project in the Mexico educational field. From the beginning the design goal was to do something different and new but also attractive to the students. One of the most important conditions of the project was the construction time, that was […]
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“Space” Architecture with containers and solar panels

Lloyd may have questioned some of the ideas behind the fashion of the container architecture ,  but like the major part of the thinks inside the world of the sustainability there’s nothing good or bad using the containers as a housing method, is just the way we use them which is good or bad. If you […]
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