Urban Farms built in used shipping containers represents a viable option for commercial scale farming in urban areas and cities. The urban shipping container farm is a relatively new and unique idea, and it remains to be seen if the trend catches on.
This designer cargo container, prefab hybrid house is the creation of Architect Walter Scott Perry and his ecotechdesign and ecotechbuild teams. The group created the residence as the prototype of their hybrid house design.
Seven-story condo tower made from steel shipping containers to rise in Salt Lake City
An artist s sketch of a seven-story condo complex whose frame is made of recycled steel cargo containers. The building is slated to be erected next year on the site of the 337 Project, the grass-roots public art venture on 400 East in Salt Lake City.