Gallery: Shipping Container Health Clinics For Developing Countries

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Good design has the potential to provide better education, access to safe water and improved health care. Take for instance our very own Emily Pilloton of Project H Design, whose design projects are bringing vast improvements to their surrounding communities. Along the same line, a new non-profit initiative called Containers 2 Clinics is creating modular health care clinics for developing countries. To do so, they are rescuing shipping containers and then outfitting them with all the necessary equipment to treat women and children. Not only is this company delving into the fascinating world of shipping container architecture, but they are developing a much needed service for humanitarian aid.

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  1. Containerbasis.de July 3, 2014 at 12:18 pm

    Thanks for this great sharing.

    Shipping containers can be used for so many things.
    I think this could really help the 3rd world..

    There are also amazing houses (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b_HV68lBh-Y) created from shipping containers. One day i will build my one 😉

  2. okitopene December 5, 2011 at 12:37 am

    I’ve just learned your technics of Container clinic for developing countries. It’s genial. I want learn more about the cost and other information needed to order one. Thank you.

    Okito Unyangunga

  3. John P January 16, 2010 at 11:46 pm

    Hey excellent Info. It is much useful Later you Think about it. Increasingly obliging. Aloha.

  4. alicemae January 15, 2010 at 9:34 pm

    We’re looking into retrofitting containers into medical clinics. Do you retrofit them with eloectricity, insuoation, heating, windows, ac and cabinets? Do you have a blueprint you sell for that?

  5. mennaa January 13, 2010 at 8:55 pm

    We here at Insurance Quotes Org have been actively involved in helping victims in Haiti in the past couple of days and have been looking for more solutions for the medical side of things. These containers are perfect for this crisis.

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