30 Dec '13, 4pm

Shipping container housing gets reinvented by MEKA

Shipping container housing gets reinvented by MEKA

Where a shipping container is designed with enough steel to stack nine high completely filled with stuff, Meka designs their boxes with just enough steel to do the structural job that is required, while filling in the rest with conventional building materials that cost a lot less, that are easier to work with, and provide some insulation. As Jason Halter of MEKA explained:

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