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A Shipping Container Home
Posted by Alison Trost on November 4, 2010 at 2:28 PM.

Precision Structural Engineering, Inc., of Klamath Falls, Ore., has engineered what it says is the first shipping container home to be built in the state of Oregon. The design uses containers as basic building blocks in conjunction with additional materials to create a durable, attractive structure. 

 

The company also cites several other benefits to using steel containers:

 

  • Ease of use
  • Modern design pse_shipping_container_flier.jpg
  • Self-supporting
  • Non-combustible

 

More information is available on the company’s website, www.structure1.com.

 

To read about a somewhat less engineered Oregonian container home, click here


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