Category Archives: Shipping Container Modifications

Advantages Of A Shipping Container Shop

When you think of a steel cargo container pop-up shop, you probably have in mind a hip retail boutique. Shipping container pop-up shops started as an experiment, but they now appear in some of the nation’s most popular shopping destinations. Here are some advantages that come with having a pop-up shop steel container. They provide…
Read more

How To Secure Your Shipping Container

Are you worried about the security of your shipping? It is understandable why you would be concerned about the security of a steel shipping container. After all, you will be storing valuables in it whether you will use it as a home, office, shop, or storage unit. Here are a few ways to enforce the…
Read more

4 More Uses for Old Modified Shipping Containers

The metal shipping container was first invented in 1956 by Malcolm McLean. His goal was to develop a new way of transporting goods over long distances. Prior to that, goods were shipped using a method known as “break bulk” in which items were individually loaded onto ships in boxes, bags, and barrels. Shipping containers would…
Read more

Can You Use a Shipping Container to Create a Portable Concession Stand?

Many people think they have never set eyes on a 40 foot shipping container before. Fortunately, that’s not the case. Shipping container modifications are growing in popularity! Approximately 50% of all shipping containers are owned by shipping lines, however, a large number of that other 50% are being converted into specialty projects. There are many…
Read more