Shipping containers were all the buzz a few years ago, finding uses as pop-up food trucks and retail stores or placed in tourist locations for exclusive views.

Now a skyscraper competition has reignited the conversation demonstrating the opportunity for shipping containers to provide housing solutions, particularly for vulnerable communities. Along with the environmental benefits of repurposing an unused shipping container, the Superskyscrapers’ Competition: Steel City – Container Skycraper asked entrants to design a temporary skyscraper solution for…