Category: Signage

When you need a portable, structurally sound base for a shop or stand at an event, the first thing you should consider is a shipping container! The basic setup of the strong container structure means it can be open to any kind of modification, and perfect to suit any event. Not only this – but […]

Bold marketing is often something most can only dream of, without the help of an advertising guru. Reaching a huge amount of people at one time, whether a target market or simply everyday people, is often impossible if using tv or radio, as consumers can just turn off the medium; but using hyper sized creative […]

There are so many amazing things you can do with paint, including the interior and/or exterior transformation of a shipping container! Paint can turn you container into anything you can think of, from a storage container to container office or workshop to a teenagers retreat.  Some may think of the painting of container walls as […]

If you’ve been wondering where your next marketing campaign could be going, consider large format advertising. Shipping containers lend themselves to the very type of ads that can transform our landscape – with the added advantage of storage included. Traditionally only used in remote places, showing only localised companies or products, large scale adverts are […]

Did you know – currently there is a great exhibition in our own backyard on the various aspects of shipping containers, and how we use them? The Australian National Maritime Museum at Darling Harbour are running “Container: The Box that Changed the World”, their first ever outdoor show which in their own words “Personalises the […]

With any shipping container conversion, there are some inherent characteristics that carry to all the different types of adaptations, and some that only work with specific functionalities. Each container conversion will obviously depend on the function needed from the container, and the budget limitations for the job – but what else? We’ve broken down the […]

The time has come to wrap up the year that was – with a compilation of the best (and most unusual ways) to use a shipping container! From a tilted trend to creating a space aged dream area, we’ve collected some of the strangest, greatest, or most unusual ways shipping containers have been used in […]

Although similar to a standard shipping container in some ways (mainly in the materials they’re made of – corrugated steel, and either a plywood or bamboo floor); there is one big difference – and it’s in the removable top of the Open Top container. This top can come in different forms – either a hard […]

As large format advertising, shipping containers are the one of the easiest and greatest ways to promote and publicize your business. They immediately catch the eye (especially with a well-designed campaign), and can be placed in different areas that spark more interest. But there are some modifications and ads that have catapulted the business into […]

There are almost an infinite number of ways to use shipping containers, a lot of these concerning transport, storage, and construction. However, there are increasingly imaginative and unique uses for shipping containers coming up in the world, thanks to the creative community. Because shipping containers are so versatile, those needing artistic spaces have turned to […]