Model Type 3 Sandwich Flatpack

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Model Type 3 Sandwich Flatpack

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Fitting 6 units per 40-foot high-cube shipping container, the 20-foot long, 8.5-foot tall housing units flat-pack to go, demounted, and popped up in hours. Similar models have been used for rapid pandemic-response hospital construction in China.

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1 resident / 1 unit

$9,550 / resident

Medium Term (1-10 years)

19 days offsite 1 days onsite

The advantages of the 20’Ft FlatPack containers (model Type 3) include 6 units can be loaded into a 40’HC Shipping container, 8 units can be loaded on a truck, each flatpack accommodation container can be assembled in only 1-2 hours, are demountable, expandable, and relocatable. The Type 3 model includes 1 bedroom and a bathroom.

  • Quoted Total Cost: $9,550
  • Quote’s Total Interior Square Footage: 160 sqft (8 feet x 20 feet)
  • Quote Sleeps # People/Beds: 1 beds
  • Quote Includes # Units: 1 units
  • In Stock / Ready to Ship Today: Yes
Used for shelter before? Yes
Used for shelter in the U.S.? Yes
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Total Per Unit $9,550
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