SHIPPING CONTAINERS ARE BECOMING ‘HOME, SWEET HOME’ ALL OVER THE WORLD

Shipping Containers Are Becoming ‘Home, Sweet Home’ All Over the World

An old steel box might not sound like the coziest place to live, but for many people around the world, a humble shipping container means “home, sweet, home.”

From Berlin to Bangalore to London, people all over are shacking up in shipping containers. And now, Copenhagen-based container architecture firm CPH Shelter and architect Søren Nielsen, a partner at Danish firm Vandkunsten Architects, have designed the “CPH Village,” a planned shipping container structure aimed to help solve the area’s student housing shortage.

Shipping Containers Are Becoming ‘Home, Sweet Home’ All Over the World