Gallery: PREFAB FRIDAY: resPOD from “Down Under”

 

It’s wonderful to see the popularity of prefabricated architecture spreading everywhere, from urban metropolises to pastoral rural settings. resPOD, a conceptual prefab design by Matthew Grace Architecture who is based in Australia, is a flexible form of housing with several different eco-friendly features including passive solar design and a greywater system. Constructed from shipping containers, the homes would be retro-fitted in a factory for quick and energy-efficient production, offering prospective homeowners a greener option when it comes to purchasing a home.

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  1. massimo December 30, 2009 at 6:56 am

    trovo molto interessante ed efficente il modulo del container .vorrei saperne il prezzo base.

  2. frenchdk June 21, 2009 at 2:12 am

    and in New Zealand there are plans for containers to be used for housing prisoners http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/politics/2520756/Inmates-told-build-your-own-jail-cells

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