7 Interesting Uses for Steel Shipping Containers

Written by Wall Street News on December 27th, 2017. Posted in Cargo storage container, Shipping containers for sale nyc, Used steel storage containers for sale

Storage containers

When companies ship things around the world, the most common way they do it is in steel storage containers. By some estimates, at least 95% of all goods are sent around the world in these containers. It has been estimated that there are about 17 million steel shipping containers all over the world. Because only six million of them are being used to ship items, there are 11 million either sitting unused or have been repurposed for other things. Here are some of the more interesting ways people are using used shipping containers.

Portable Concession StandsThe Introduction of Steel

Written by Wall Street News on April 24th, 2017. Posted in 40 foot shipping containers, Container pool, Shipping containers for sale nyc

Office in container

Portable concession stands are available in different forms and sizes. Storage containers are often used as portable concession stands, as are used shipping containers. Storage containers can be modified by adding windows and doors and often have a wood floor in order to avoid metal to metal contact between the equipment and the floor. Ventilation can be added as well as electrical and small rest room facilities.

Portable concession stands in these specific forms are ideal for both long term and short term use, and can be used for building supplies, concession, and many other uses. Shipping containers can last up to 20 years with regular maintenance and make excellent portable concession stands. Th