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Project OCTOPOD Shipping Container Cabin

Workbench is pleased to present Project OCTOPOD, our shipping container cabin. The OCTOPOD is a unique Hub and Spoke design structure, with a large centre octagon great room, with all radiating containers serving a different purpose.  The name was inspired by our 4 year old daughter, who is equally excited about the project as we are. The OCTOPOD is based on the following … [Read More...]

Concept & Design

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Is an Off-Grid Lifestyle Suitable for You?

In most circumstances, people who live off-grid don’t actually choose to be off-grid. It’s more likely that the electricity grid doesn’t connect to their property so … [Read More...]

Global Projects

Scadding Court Community Centre Toronto Market 707 Dundas Street Bathurst Street Shipping Container Market

Toronto Community Centre adds Off-Grid Solar Sea Container Retail Space

Scadding Court Community Centre located in downtown Toronto, Canada has absorbed our former Sea Container Cabin Showroom (Model URBAN) for their repurposed Shipping … [Read More...]

Sea Container Cabin Kit

DIY sea container cabin KIT

DIY Shipping Container Cabin Kits

Workbench Corp. is inspiring a growing number of shipping container cabin enthusiasts and shipping container project followers in general across Canada and around the world. Workbench offers the following products and services to help others develop their own … [Read More...]