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housing created by adapting new or used intermodal shipping containers, or possibly units/modules built similarly to shipping containers and/or transportable as a special type of.
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housing created by adapting new or used intermodal shipping containers, or possibly units/modules built similarly to shipping containers and transportable as a special type of.
  
A related approach is kit housing designed to be shipped entirely via shipping containers.
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Twitter discussion search link: [https://twitter.com/search?q=#containerhousing&src=typed_query&f=live #containerhousing]. 
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Comment from Leilani Farha, UN Special Rapporteur right 2 Housing, 6 Sept 2019, regarding Barelona container-housing:
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<blockquote>''"Desperate times. Desperate measures. Anything can b a "home" - even a shipping container - IF it meets adequacy standards under int'l #humanrights law + IF the ppl who are going to live there participate in the design to ensure it suits their needs. #right2housing #maketheshift"''</blockquote>
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*Alter, Lloyd. "Does the Upcycle House live up to its advance billing? Treehugger, January 22, 2014. [https://www.treehugger.com/modular-design/does-upcycle-house-live-its-advance-billing.html https://www.treehugger.com/modular-design/does-upcycle-house-live-its-advance-billing.html].<br/> &nbsp;  
 
*Alter, Lloyd. "Does the Upcycle House live up to its advance billing? Treehugger, January 22, 2014. [https://www.treehugger.com/modular-design/does-upcycle-house-live-its-advance-billing.html https://www.treehugger.com/modular-design/does-upcycle-house-live-its-advance-billing.html].<br/> &nbsp;  
 
*Belogolovsky, Vladimir. 3 January 2018. "LOT-EK: “The Shipping Container Is a Vehicle to Invent New Architecture.” [https://www.archdaily.com/886447/lot-ek-the-shipping-container-is-a-vehicle-to-invent-new-architecture. https://www.archdaily.com/886447/lot-ek-the-shipping-container-is-a-vehicle-to-invent-new-architecture. ]<br/> &nbsp;  
 
*Belogolovsky, Vladimir. 3 January 2018. "LOT-EK: “The Shipping Container Is a Vehicle to Invent New Architecture.” [https://www.archdaily.com/886447/lot-ek-the-shipping-container-is-a-vehicle-to-invent-new-architecture. https://www.archdaily.com/886447/lot-ek-the-shipping-container-is-a-vehicle-to-invent-new-architecture. ]<br/> &nbsp;  
*Burgen, Stephen. "Sardine tins for the poor?: Barcelona's shipping container homes."&nbsp;''The Guardian,''&nbsp;<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51);">6 Sep 2019</span><br/> &nbsp;  
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*Burgen, Stephen. "Sardine tins for the poor?: Barcelona's shipping container homes."&nbsp;''The Guardian,''&nbsp;<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51);">6 Sep 2019.&nbsp;</span>[https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2019/sep/06/sardine-tins-for-the-poor-barcelonas-shipping-container-homes https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2019/sep/06/sardine-tins-for-the-poor-barcelonas-shipping-container-homes].&nbsp;<br/> &nbsp;  
 
*Hogan, Mark. "Opinion: What’s Wrong With Shipping Container Housing? Everything." ''Archdaily'', 13 September, 2015. [https://www.archdaily.com/773491/opinion-whats-wrong-with-shipping-container-housing-everything https://www.archdaily.com/773491/opinion-whats-wrong-with-shipping-container-housing-everything].<br/> &nbsp;  
 
*Hogan, Mark. "Opinion: What’s Wrong With Shipping Container Housing? Everything." ''Archdaily'', 13 September, 2015. [https://www.archdaily.com/773491/opinion-whats-wrong-with-shipping-container-housing-everything https://www.archdaily.com/773491/opinion-whats-wrong-with-shipping-container-housing-everything].<br/> &nbsp;  
 
*Hunter, Peter. ''The Magic Box: A History of Containerization'', 1993.&nbsp;<br/> &nbsp;  
 
*Hunter, Peter. ''The Magic Box: A History of Containerization'', 1993.&nbsp;<br/> &nbsp;  

Latest revision as of 14:17, 9 September 2019

Science and Mechanics, Oct 1952

housing created by adapting new or used intermodal shipping containers, or possibly units/modules built similarly to shipping containers and transportable as a special type of.

 

Twitter discussion search link: #containerhousing

 

Overview

 

Arguments for

Comment from Leilani Farha, UN Special Rapporteur right 2 Housing, 6 Sept 2019, regarding Barelona container-housing:

"Desperate times. Desperate measures. Anything can b a "home" - even a shipping container - IF it meets adequacy standards under int'l #humanrights law + IF the ppl who are going to live there participate in the design to ensure it suits their needs. #right2housing #maketheshift"

 


Arguments against

 

Built projects

 

 

Vendors / systems

Panoramic Interests - MicroPAD 

 

Related approaches

Container-like structures 

Kit housing delivered by container

 

See also


References