INFOGRAPHIC: pros and cons of re-using shipping container in architecture

Inside Portable Accommodation, a company that specializes in portable buildings, has caught on to the booming shipping container revolution in architecture. In celebration of cargotecture, the Gloucestershire company put together an infographic comprising facts about shipping container architecture, great cargotecture examples from around the world, as well as tips from experts on building with shipping […] Read more

Conversions: a 1940’s manufacturing plant turned into offices

Eppstein Uhen Architects renovated a 1940’s Allis Chalmers manufacturing plant in West Allis, Wisconsin into a new office space for Johnson Controls. The repurposed building has 130,000 square feet of space that keeps its industrial qualities while becoming modernized for a contemporary office. The company has frequent fluctuations with regards to the number of employees […] Read more

Cool offices: Motorola Mobility Offices by Gensler in Chicago, USA

Gensler has recently designed the new Chicago offices of Motorola Mobility. Motorola Mobility partnered with Gensler to lead the programming, design and construction of its new headquarters in Chicago’s historic Merchandise Mart. The concept utilized a holistic design process that incorporated interior architecture with the latest thinking in technology, workplace wellness, industry research and sustainable […] Read more

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