100 Shipping Containers Become Student Housing in France

olgga shipping container architecture france photo overview

Yet another proposal for putting students in boxes, this time in Le Havre by olgga Architects, "a multidisciplinary agency federated around 3 different personalities with different yet complimentary backgrounds and studies." olgga shipping container architecture france photo ends
Designboom says it is "a student housing complex called 'crou' constructed from 100 recycled shipping containers."

olgga shipping container architecture france photo overview plans

I have never been convinced that shipping containers make comfortable housing; their interior width is a bit tight. But compared to a lot of student accommodation, this is pretty generous and comfortable looking.

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