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The Quik House Container

Adam Kalkin is ‘an artist, an architect and many other things’. Among these other things Kalkin is also the creator of a project called Quik House… 278 more words

Shipping Containers


Our friends joined us again on Saturday to help us get ahead on the house. Marlow was a contractor for a long time, and the ever-awesome Kat is always game for helping. 503 more words

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Living Furniture: How the aquaponic table came to be

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Not many people can say that they turned a conversation from a furniture trade show and a failed Kickstarter into a beautiful symphony of aquaponics and interior design. 867 more words

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How to select the right type of container for different kinds of cargo

With the increased amount of international trade exchange that persists among countries all over the world, as people are constantly seeking to buy in regions of better quality, price and other preferences, the need for shipping containers can not be over emphasized. 324 more words

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Port labor dispute shuts down operations

(KTVU/CNN) — The labor dispute causing shipping containers to stack-up at West Coast ports has taken a dramatic turn: The shipping companies and terminal operators are telling dock workers to stay home this weekend. 219 more words


West Coast Ports Temporarily Suspended In Weekend Vessel Operations

LONG BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Ports along the west coast were temporarily shut down Saturday in light of continued union slowdowns.

On Friday, the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) announced that weekend vessel loading and unloading operations would be temporarily suspended, as they would no longer pay port operators overtime for their slow productivity. 165 more words


Bill to create low-income mobile home parks advances

A bill aimed at establishing mobile home parks throughout the state moved forward Thursday.

HB1265 would require the Department of Land and Natural Resources to fit the parks fitted with mobile homes or shipping containers converted into homes for low-income families. 147 more words