Shipping containers transformed into affordable homes

On Thursday 17th July, Forest YMCA celebrated the opening of the first 10 mYPads in Walthamstow. mYPads are shipping containers which have been converted into innovative affordable homes for ex-homeless employed young people who are receiving the minimum wage. They have all the essentials; a bed, television, small kitchen and a toilet and shower. The containers have […]

Urban Farm Container Conversion project

This container conversion was the first unit for an Urban Aquaponics Vertical roof farm project installed in a children’s playground in central London. The container shown in the bottom of the photograph houses fish tanks where circa 150 Tilapia white fish are reared. These rapidly growing fish produce water nutriments which are pumped up into the greenhouse area sited on […]