Gallery: One Cool Habitat Offers a Customizable Prefab ‘Your Way’

 
One Cool Habitat's can be placed anywhere, even high up like this one at their factory. The platform was previously used to hold the trophy for the America's Cup Yachting Tournament when it was in New Zealand.

One Cool Habitat is built out of a 20′ shipping container, using the chasis of the container as a basis for the space. They cut out space for windows and doors, efficiently reusing the cut parts or sending them off to shipping container rebuilders. Windows are bonded to the frame of the structure similar to how a car windshield is attached — this provides extra support for the frame. Rather than traditional insulation and wall facing, a composite panel is used that provides efficient insulation, strength, and a wall. This composite is also fire-retardant, vermin proof and fully recyclable.

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