Gallery: Shipping Container Miner’s Hotel in Chilean Desert Capped With...

 
The unique solution was based on clustering prefabricated shipping containers to form housing pods. Six units per pod were stacked two units high and then connected to each other in a 'C' formation that allows natural ambient light in but blocks extreme temperatures during warm days and cold nights.

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  1. Slovenian Architect Tra... May 29, 2011 at 9:36 am

    […] three steel shipping containers into a kid-friendly temporary building annex. Thanks to a trend in container architecture, shipping containers offer much more than a way to transport goods. Kotnik manufactures small […]

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