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‘Jenga-Like’ Hotel Made From Recycled Shipping Containers
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Tuesday May 5 2015

‘Jenga-Like’ Hotel Made From Recycled Shipping Containers

Recycled shipping containers are stacked in a ‘Jenga-like’ configuration within a steel frame structure at the Hive-Inn Hotel, a new concept designed by Hong-Kong-based OVA Studio....

Globalisation Impacts Housing Forms
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Thursday April 9 2015

Globalisation Impacts Housing Forms

Ever since the steel shipping container first came into use in the late 1950s, it has affected global commerce in myriad ways. More than 17 million...

Sydney Vacation House Makes Use of Shipping Containers
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Monday February 3 2014

Sydney Vacation House Makes Use of Shipping Containers

Czech architect Ales Javurek has won a competition with his design of a vacation house overlooking Sydney’s Bondi Beach using discarded shipping containers.