More and more folks are looking at alternatives to ensure their houses or farms sheds or storage does not end up in air. People have been looking at manufactured homes made of shipping containers for protection. These houses can go between $150,000 to $400,000. It is important to know what the building code is before you get a shipping container and convert it to your requirement.
The National Manufactured Housing Construction and Safety Standards Act of 1974 (42 U.S.C. 5401-5426) (the Act) authorizes HUD to establish the Federal Manufactured Home Construction and Safety Standards (the Construction and Safety Standards) codified in 24 CFR part 3280.
There are ordinances already in place in many counties in USA. During the 2019 Hurricane over Bahamas saw an ingress of Shipping container based Hospital Units. Therefore do reach out to us for your disaster preparedness strategy to have a unit ready in case of emergency.