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 […]

Container Merchandise Store Pop Up Shop

  Repurposing used shipping containers and creating retail pop-up container shops is a trend becoming more and more popular to businesses around the world. A pop-up retail store offers the luxury of a temporary space, allowing the retailer to take advantage of a trend or to make the most of a seasonal product or service. […]

Affordable 40’ Fire Training Facility

Managing training for firefighters is no easy task – and it can be made harder with a limited budget. Keeping your firefighters engaged as well as in compliance with restricted resources can seem impossible. Live fire training structures and burn buildings offer realistic scenarios for live-fire training, but they can also be extremely expensive. At […]

Llywelyn’s Pub Seasonal Container Bar

Llywelyn’s, a family owned Celtic bar/restaurant, is expanding with a new location being built within the Missouri Rush Sports Park located in O’Fallon, MO. When completed, the new location will feature four sand volleyball courts, an outdoor shipping container bar, indoor/outdoor dining, a rooftop patio and live music. Our St Louis branch recently worked with […]

Workshop Container Filling the Niche in the Market

We make it a point to listen to our customers and to provide customizable storage solutions that meet their unique and specific need. We have modified everything from simple tool sheds to highly complex container complexes. Filling the Niche One of our customers needed a solution to their onsite workplace needs. They wanted an enclosed area […]

Louisville Ground Level Portable Office Complex

Our ground level temporary office buildings provide on-site office solutions for commercial, construction and industrial industries. Construction companies frequently need temporary office buildings and on-site base of operation during projects; ground level office containers (GLOs) can fulfill those needs by providing an all-in-one office and storage solution. They are strong, secure and easily relocatable. They […]

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 […]

Modular Buildings for Construction Sites

15 Plex Modular Construction Office Efforts are under way in North Carolina to overhaul a 26-mile stretch of the oldest section of I-85 to meet current design requirements and eliminate substandard clearances. This movable building project will involve widening the highway from four lanes to six lanes. This will reduce congestion, improve driver safety and […]

Custom Elite Residential Emergency Training Facility

As written about in a past blog, Pac-Van has been working with the Allen County Sheriff’s Department in Fort Wayne Indiana to build tactical training structures for its regional training facility. Pac-Van’s Indianapolis branch has constructed a total of three structures all built using modified shipping containers. Our past blog highlighted the Residential Emergency Training […]