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 […]

Fan Cave A Container Modification Project

Pac-Van was thrilled to play a part in the 2018 Boston Calling Music Festival as it returned to the Harvard Athletic Complex over Memorial Day weekend. Boston Calling Music Festival is a three-day, multi-stage festival featuring primarily indie, pop and rock performances from some of the biggest names in music as well as in comedy, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Shipping Container Modification Project

Pac-Van’s Little Rock branch recently worked with a global aerospace and defense company to modify a 40’ shipping container. The customer was in need of a container with an internal railing system with a hoist that had the capability to move and place 55-gallon hazardous waste drums anywhere within the container. A mechanical internal rail […]

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 […]

Washington State Fair Projects

This year Pac-Van had the opportunity to work with three vendors at the Washington State Fair, providing them with unique refrigerated container storage solutions to meet their individual needs. The Washington State Fair is located on 160 acres in Puyallup, WA, which is about 35 miles south of Seattle. It is the largest fair on […]

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 […]