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Shipping Container Revolution

Are you aware of the revolution that is happening in the building industry? Shipping containers are finding new lives in unconventional construction projects that tout a new, chic architectural design aesthetic. Containers are being recycled into stylish homes, retail spaces, … Continue reading

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Taco Bell Debuts New Shipping Container Concept at SXSW

If you happened upon the new  temporary Taco Bell Restaurant in Austin, Texas at SXSW (South by Southwest Festival) this year you would have noticed a distinctly new design, a green space, engineered entirely out of shipping containers. Taking 3 … Continue reading

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When Containers Transform

When Ferg’s decided they needed a cool new concept for it’s bar/restaurant across from the Amalie Arena in downtown Tampa, they turned to A-AAMERICAN CONTAINER.   Seven blue shipping containers have been set in place and will be modified in the … Continue reading

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When disaster strikes

If disaster strikes will you be ready?  Planning for disasters before they occur will determine how well you recover.  There are many things to consider.   Fire, hurricane, flood, tornado, crime, etc can occur, often without warning.  Start with the biggest … Continue reading

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Container Housing and the Construction Industry

In recent years, the construction industry has found yet another creative use for cargo containers which presents itself in the form of container housing.With the ever rising cost of construction materials and labor, many firms have found containers quite useful … Continue reading

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Choosing the container best suited for your needs

Shipping containers are readily available in 20’ or 40’ lengths with the standard height being 8’-6” tall. In the case of the 40’ containers, you have an additional choice which is known as a “high cube” or 9’-6” tall. The … Continue reading

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