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Should I Use Porta-Potties or a Shipping Container Restroom Building at my Jobsite?

Posted by Paige Welsh on Thu, Mar 08, 2018 @ 12:14 PM

Every workplace needs toilets. While most workplaces have the convenience of bathrooms right in their offices, industries that operate in remote environments like oil and gas need mobile solutions that can travel with the jobsite. Porta-potties are a cost-effective choice, but there are situations where investing in a more durable (and less odorous) option, like a shipping container-based restroom building, can improve morale and lower employee turnover.

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Tags: Oil Field Solutions, Container Uses, Modular Bathrooms

Top 4 Uses for Modified Shipping Containers

Posted by Krista Short on Tue, Nov 22, 2016 @ 09:45 AM

All around the world, modified shipping containers are enjoying a wave of positive press. If you’re curious about how these containers are being used or wondering if your unique business challenge could be solved by using a conex container, you’re in the right place. And while the applications for shipping containers seem endless, most fall into four top usage categories: storage, workspace, living space and industrial applications.

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Tags: Container Uses

How Shipping Containers Help Solve Everyday Business Problems

Posted by Krista Short on Wed, Sep 21, 2016 @ 10:06 AM

All businesses face challenges. For a growing or changing business, these challenges often revolve around space – or lack thereof. Storage space, work space, movable space, secure space - whatever the problem, whatever you need it for, shipping containers can be the solution.

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Tags: Container Uses

Safe and Sound: 4 Features of Repurposed Shipping Containers

Posted by Stephen Shang on Thu, Apr 09, 2015 @ 07:47 AM

If repurposed shipping containers are on your radar as an alternative to stick-built business structures, you’ve probably seen some of the cool assets today’s companies are creating. In restaurants and retail, major brands are using containers as drive-thru stores. In hospitality, gorgeous pop-up hotels now bring affordable lodging to big cities. And in high-tech industries, containers are filling critical roles as mobile laboratories, IT rooms, sensitive equipment storage, and more.

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Tags: Container Uses

Shipping Container Buildings on Campus: High Cubes Meet Higher Ed

Posted by Stephen Shang on Mon, Mar 30, 2015 @ 09:36 AM

Colleges are constantly expanding. But not everyone is happy with the results. With some U.S. universities now millions of dollars in debt, students often absorb the costs of campus construction—in the form of increased tuition.

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Tags: Container Uses

4 Structures that Should Be Replaced by Modified Shipping Containers

Posted by Stephen Shang on Tue, Feb 17, 2015 @ 07:00 AM

Whether you manage a successful business in the energy sector, the biotech sector, manufacturing, retail, hospitality, education… whatever your niche—you probably have assets and equipment that have outgrown your facilities. You might even have satellite campuses or field sites that require people and resources, but don’t warrant a new commercial lease or long-term construction.

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Tags: Container Uses