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The Reality of Building and Living in Shipping Container Homes

There are many reasons why Australians opt for buying shipping container homes. Low cost and fast build, in comparison to conventional housing construction techniques, are two of the most common motivations stated by buyers. But what are the realities behind the recent shipping container architecture...

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Shipping Container Architecture Increasingly Popular in Australia

Shipping container architecture may seem like old news to many, but the fact is that the ‘cargotecture’ phenomenon is increasingly popular with Australian buyers across all six states, who are looking for an alternative and affordable approach to home owning. They can be thrown up...

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Waste Water Pilot Plant

Waste Water Pilot Plant

One of Port’s recent projects was building a Waste Water Pilot Plant for a client in Queensland. The main purpose for this container is to supply and run a pilot plant that is fed primary influent (wastewater). This modified container will be an integral part...

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Car Wash Container Office

Car Wash Container Office

Port Containers was contracted to build a shopfront / waiting room for Blue Star Hand Car Wash who has just recently opened there latest store in Newcastle at the Kotara Homemakers Centre. As a family run business who have a number of car wash businesses...

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Shipping Container Kiosk

Built for Wollongong City Council, this 40ft (12m) Kiosk was constructed out of a High Cube Shipping Container. This unit can be easily transported site to site and set up in no time at all. Perfect for work sites, festivals and permanent placements such as...

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40ft Mobile Mining Workshop

This special 40' Mobile Workshop was built for a well-known mining business in Western Australia. The 40' New Build High Cube Container's main feature is the hydraulic stairs allowing for easy access in and out while being mobile and permanently on the back of a...

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60ft Switch Room

Connected by a Joining Kit, these two containers create a 60ft Switch Room! Port Containers were contracted by Brightwater to build a 60ft (20m) Switch room Container. Brightwater is an industrial engineering solutions provider to Australasia’s Resources, Industrial Energy, Quarry & Minerals and Wood & Forestry...

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Fire Training Unit

Fire Training Unit

This 'Mod of the Month' consists of a modified 20ft and 10ft shipping container with joining kit to create a facility built specially for Fire Training. Intended to create more of a 'live' fire scenario in order to train staff more effectively. There are multiple...

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Home Business Starter

Are you ready to start working from home or to start your own business? At Port Containers we can make your dream a reality with our custom built site offices, all you need is a little bit of space in your backyard and you're off and...

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Drone Workshop

Drone Workshop Container

Port Containers have always built custom workshops for its customers for a number of different applications. This one particularly is something special, a 20ft workshop made to service drone equipment - those remote controlled flying aircrafts that are found in toys shops to expensive commercial...

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