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Project ‘Octopod’ Shipping Container Cabin

The 'Octopod' is our shipping container cabin and it features a unique Hub and Spoke design. The 'Hub' is a large centre octagonal great room and each radiating container is a 'Spoke' that serves 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 design … [Read More...]

Concept & Design

Green Energy Futures visits the Octopod

David Dodge, producer of Green Energy Futures.ca tours our Off-Grid Shipping Container Cabin. This video captures what makes this build unique from an extreme energy … [Read More...]

2016 POWERING PROSPERITY AWARD

OSEA’s 7th Annual Powering Prosperity Awards

February 2, 2017 (Toronto, ON) – Sea Container Cabin attended OSEA’s 7th Annual Powering Prosperity Awards held this evening in Toronto, ON. We are incredibly honoured to have been nominated for the Sustainable Project of the Year Award and we are thankful to be the recipient of the Special Recognition Award for most outstanding Green […]

Media

CPA Magazine: Big growth in container homes

November 2017 - In a special Real Estate edition of the CPA Magazine, Home Free showcases Canadians who have opted for creative alternatives to the typical home and … [Read More...]

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GEDO’16: Off-Grid Sea Container Cabin fulfills L.A. man’s childhood dream

Our GEDO’16 participants were interested in designing lower carbon footprint homes, reducing the construction cost per square foot by using alternative construction materials such as re-purposed shipping containers and taking control of their growing hydro bills by incorporating a renewable energy system.