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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Madison Mallards’ Duck Blind

Pac-Van’s Madison branch recently worked with the Madison Mallards as they renovated a section of their baseball field known as the Great Dane Duck Blind using modified storage containers. This was the largest renovation to the ballpark since 2010. The shipping container building is also the first of its kind in baseball history. The Mallards are […]

INFOGRAPHIC: What Can You Fit in a 40′ Container – Summer

You’ve got summer inventory; we’ve got your solution. Take a look at some examples of how much you can fit in one of our 40’ storage containers.   2,720 Inflated Beach Balls Could fit in a 40’ Pac-Van storage container As a frame of reference, these balls stacked on top of each other could reach […]

INFOGRAPHIC: What Can You Fit in a 40′ Container – Retail

Back To School & Holiday Retail Seasons Are Right Around The Corner. Are You Ready? Contact your local Pac-Van office location at 1-800-587-1784 to secure your 40′ container for storing back-to-school and fall/holiday season inventory. Storage containers come in all sizes and can be placed almost anywhere.  They are safe, secure, portable, and durable, and there are A […]

Warsaw-Wayne Fire Department Fire Training Facility

Do you ever wonder where firefighters train and how they learn to fight fires and save lives? Mobile storage containers are becoming well known for their ability to be modified to fit a variety of industries and situations. Fire departments and training academies are choosing to create custom fire training container facilities and burn rooms […]