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Earthquake-Resistant Container Home – Chile

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This earthquake-resistant container home was made with three 20-foot and two 40-foot shipping containers. The customers wanted an earthquake-proof home at an affordable price, and architects were able to deliver a home design to suit client’s needs using…

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Caterpillar Container House – Chile

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Text description provided by the architects. This prefabricated house for an art collector and his family was built in the outskirts of Santiago in a new suburban residential area. In order to reduce construction time and costs, second hand…

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Manifesto Container House – Chile

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Text description provided by the architects.  Infiniski designs and builds eco-friendly houses and buildings based on the use of recycled, reused and non polluting materials and the integration of alternative and renewable energy. The Infiniski projects are designed…

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Earthquake-Resistant Modular Shipping Container Home

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Floor plans About ARQtainer Project: Casa LirayDesign: ARQtainerContainers: 3×20 ft and 2×40 ftArea: 115 m²Project cost: $75,000 USDBuilding time: 3 monthLocation: Colina, ChileYear: 2010 This earthquake-resistant modular shipping container home was made with three 20-foot and two 40-foot…

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Shipping Container House with Dynamic Facade, Chile

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Floor plans About James & Mau Project: Casa ManifestoDesign: James & Mau, InfiniskiArea: 160 sqmYear: 2009Execution Time: 90 daysTotal Cost: 79.000 €Containers: 3Location: Curacavi, ChilePhotography: Antonio Corcuera Bioclimatic design, recycling, reuse, reduction of building materials; clean and renewable…

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Caterpillar House – Shipping Container Home, Santiago, Chile

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About Sebastián Irarrázaval Architects Architect: Sebastián IrarrázavalArea: 350 sq mContainers: 12 shipping containers: six 20-foot (6-m) units, five 40-foot (12-m) units and open-top shipping container for swimming pool.Location: Santiago, Chile Year: 2012Photography: Sergio Pirrone Construction of the 350-square-metre…

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