Shipping Containers for Rail Journey container


Germany's ELA Container Offshore GmbH has built 7 bespoke accommodation containers that will travel across the globe - remaining onshore and traveling by train.

The containers have the dimensions of 40-foot ISO high cube containers (12,192 mm x 2,438 mm x 2,896 mm). 3 units are living quarters accommodating a maximum of 4 people. Each of these containers is divided into 3 areas: one area acts as a bedroom with two bunk beds, one is a living room with kitchenette and a further area is fitted with a small sanitary unit. The other 4 40ft ISO high cube containers are equipped as display rooms organized for exhibitions along the route.

A diesel driven power generator is installed there are tanks holding for freshwater and black water. The units can also be hooked up to the central power supply.

(MarEx)