Gallery: Solar-Powered Salam Cardiac Centre is a Shipping Container Med...

The Salam Cardiac Surgery Centre is more than just a life-saving medical facility - it's also powered by the sun and built from discarded shipping containers. Located near the Nile River in Khartoum, Sudan, the facility is equipped with top-notch surgery rooms, diagnostic labs and more. The fact that it's built from old shipping containers makes it even more impressive - and TAMassociati Architecture should be proud of their accomplishment. The project was recently shortlisted for the 2013 Aga Khan Architecture Award.

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