Is it legal? Is it Safe?
August 1, 2017
Sure, the questions are simple enough, but addressing these issues from the very start could determine exactly which direction your project is headed. Failure to do so, and It could be the differentiator between a wildly successful campaign and a complete PR disaster.
Intermodal containers are originally designed for transporting cargo, but the moment it encounters a torch to be repurposed, the structural integrity is changed forever. How do we make sure these great steel giants are safe for people?
Our Safety Precautions
Safety comes first with wet engineered stamped drawings. This is the approval procedure conducted by a team of engineers who check off quality control processes. Additionally, we build according to the highest craftsmanship standards set by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). They are the leader in code development and are used by over 100 countries around the world. Finally, for extra risk mitigation, we bring in third party safety inspectors to ensure that your structure is equal parts safe and cool.
Our Legal Precautions
When it comes to activation, every municipality has individual codes for. There’s nothing worse than creating a remarkable structure, only to realize you’re legally not allowed to activate it where you want. Lucky for you, we’ve been in the business long enough to become experts in compliance and municipal regulations. And because we get involved in the permitting process early on, we always know what to expect.
At Boxman Studios, we adhere to rigid standards to ensure an unmatchable consideration for safety and peace of mind. Many claim they can modify shipping containers, and a few actually can, but there’s one industry leader that does it right from start to finish. In our hands, the possibilities are endless.