1020 Container Home Custom Container Project

Much of the world’s long-distance cargo is transported in shipping containers. They are designed to be tough, durable and long-lasting. Returning the empty containers can be costly, they often remain for years at the shipping port or on a storage lot. While this can be expensive for the shipping industry, this provides an opportunity (and […]

20′ Custom Bath/Shower/Lounge Container

Container modifications are just one of the many services Pac-Van has to offer. Several of our branch locations have modification (or ‘mod’) shops where our team of professionals transform a normal shipping container into something special, like a custom modular office building, kiosk, a retail shop, or even a restroom. Pac-Van’s Phoenix branch is home […]

2018 Modular Building Awards of Distinction

We are honored and excited to share that Pac-Van earned a first place award and an honorable mention award at this past weekend’s Modular Building Institute’s Awards of Distinction ceremony.  Specifics on each of these award-winning modular building projects are listed below:  Dairy Processing Complex Pac-Van’s 6-on-6 stackable ground level office dairy processing complex received […]

Used Shipping Containers Projects

What Can You Do With A Used Shipping Container? Storage containers are commonly used in the shipping industry for the transportation of cargo. It’s what containers are known for and is the purpose behind their creation. However, just as practical as they are in transporting goods, these steel boxes can be recycled and used in […]

Allen County Sheriff’s Regional Training Facility

Pac-Van has been working closely with the Allen County Sheriff’s Department to build tactical training structures for its regional training facility located on 200 acres of land outside the city of Fort Wayne, Indiana. These structures will be constructed of shipping containers modified at our Indianapolis office. The use of shipping containers as the structural […]

History of the Shipping Container

It’s easy to take for granted the steel containers that quickly move by as we wait impatiently in our cars for a train to pass. As children you may have even made a game of it, counting the containers as fast as you could, trying not to miss a single one. It’s easy to overlook […]

2017 Awards of Distinction

  We are honored and excited to announce that we’ve earned two first place Awards of Distinction at the Modular Building Institute’s 2017 World of Modular Annual Convention and Tradeshow. Our Modern Times Brewery Kiosk received 1st place in the Relocatable Modular Single-Wide category. We also received 1st place in the Greatest Renovation category for […]