Modular Construction Category Archive

You’ve been asking… It’s FINALLY here!

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Ever since the Playmaker’s Club activation debuted in 2013, many of our clients have been asking how they can get a piece of the action. Today is the day! One of our most iconic structures is now officially available to lease! Our latest rental asset, the VIP Plaza is not only substantial in size and […]

The Case for Container Clinics

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Perhaps you’ve seen them: shipping containers reimagined as medical clinics. Whether it’s a multi-unit complex or a stand-alone facility, container clinics are something to keep your eyes on. The 4-1-1 A container clinic can be easy to deploy and activate anywhere it’s needed. Healthcare providers can reach more people at a lower cost, and can […]

Pop-Up Retail vs. On-Demand Retail

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Pop-up shops were a big deal this holiday season. Small specialty shops and online businesses started setting up in empty spaces, kiosks and in department stores. We get tons of calls for pop-up retail opportunities, which we love. But, we’ve begun to notice that the word ‘pop-up’ didn’t quite fit our shipping container and purpose […]

3 Ways To Make Shipping Container Designs Stand Out

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When you hear “shipping container design,” what do you think of? Static boxes that are unchangeable or, at best, simply modifiable? Structures that, while strong and stable, are little more than rectangular spaces? At Boxman Studios we’re excited about changing what you envision when you hear the term “shipping container architecture.” Here are a few […]

One-of-a-kind Mobile Performance Stage w/ UNC Charlotte

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Since 2009, we’ve created a lot of really amazing experiences here at Boxman Studios. But the core principle has always been the same: To connect brands with their audiences in their community. We’re now applying that principle to our own community with a one-of-a-kind mobile performance stage that will use arts and culture to connect […]

Ensuring a Safer Event in Any Environment (The Rose Bowl Dust Devil)

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Recently, during the festivities leading up to the Rose Bowl Game in Pasadena, a video of a dust devil went viral. In the video you can see tents and other light structures being picked up by the twister and helplessly flung around. Thankfully, there were no significant injuries as the result of this scary scene. When […]

Building Potential in Detroit

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To the untrained eye, a shipping container looks like a big metal box. But to our team, we see vast potential. Particularly when it comes to using shipping containers to create functional spaces for human beings to engage, interact, and inhabit. That’s why when we were recently tasked to work with the team at Olympia Development to unlock the potential in […]

The 4 Pillars Of Functional, Engaging Design

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How are design ideas born? How does a designer do what they do? What does the process look like? Of course, every designer and every project is different. Some creative thinkers need three cups of coffee just to get started; some listen to Mozart as they sketch. While we can’t reveal where our designers get […]

Meet SolidWorks: The Premium Software of the Engineering World

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Today’s “great, amazing, and innovative” is tomorrow’s “good enough.” At Boxman Studios, we will never settle for good enough or let past accomplishments dim our pioneering spirit. Continual improvement and innovation is ingrained in everything we do—which is why we’re so excited about a recent addition to our team: SolidWorks. What is it and how […]

A New Era for “Green” Building – The Industry-Changing Merger We’ve Got Our Eye On

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Change is inevitable; improvement is a choice. Boxman Studios’ guiding principle of betterment drives us to improve everything we do, every day. We strive to take a proactive approach to changes in our industry and to ensure that we use them to our — and more importantly, our customers’ — advantage. Recently, the International WELL […]