WHY SHOULD YOU USE SHIPPING CONTAINERS?

Shipping containers present a host of advantages over brick and mortar structures, and can last as long with the right refurbishing and care. 

 

HOW DO CONTAINERS COMPARE WITH TRADITIONAL BUILDINGS?

The following table details the differences and advantages on comparing containers, prefabricated buildings and brick and mortar structures.

 
 

    PARAMETER


Sq. Ft. Cost

Mobility

Delivery Time*

Installation Time

Foundation Type

Skilled Workers

    Concrete


Rs. 1800-2200

Immovable

4-6 Months

NA

Full

Required

    prefab


Rs. 1500-2000

With disassembly

4-6 Weeks

2-4 Weeks

Concrete Slab**

Required

   Containers


 

Rs. 1100-1500

Without disassembly

2 Weeks

2-6 Days

6' Concrete Piers**

Minimum on-site work

 

* Delivery time is for a 400 sq. meter customized structure

**2ft x 20ft x 8ft slab = 5 times the volume of 6 x 6'x1' concrete piers