Shipping Container Offices

Custom Shipping Container Offices and Workspaces

Advanced Container Company has been modifying shipping container offices for over 35 years. Our in-house fabrication department builds mobile office spaces for all different industries. They are completely customizable, per your specs, to fit your needs.

Our custom modular offices are made from heavy duty steel framed containers and offer a secure, climate controlled, and long lasting office for personnel.

Some of the customizations we can install include insulated walls, flooring, windows and doors, desks, shelving, and full a electrical system for lighting and air conditioning.


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Shipping Container Offices

Mobile shipping container offices are designed and built to withstand the hardships of any job location. Our full-service fabrication department has all the necessary machinery and know-how to create your perfect workspace.

Whether you need a temporary office space, a mobile work area, or a permanent solution, shipping container offices are a great solution.

Custom Office to Fit Your Needs

At Advanced Container, we understand that no two businesses are alike. That’s why we offer customizable mobile container offices to fit the specific needs of our clients. We work with each client to ensure that the office is designed to their specifications. In addition, our mobile offices are built with high-quality materials and construction methods, ensuring that they will last for years to come. 

Are you looking for a workshop instead of an office? We can build that too. We will customize to include the tools you need to get the job done.

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When our client wanted a customized contemporary office with a view of downtown Houston, we were happy to build it for him.

Container Office Sizes and Design Options

We sell shipping / storage containers and our most popular sizes are 20’ and 40’ but we have a ton of other sizes available.

When it comes to mobile container offices, the options are truly limitless. Whether you’re looking for a small, simple office for a construction site or a multi-level workspace, we will work with you to create a space that suits your specific needs. You can choose from a range of finishing options, including insulation, flooring, and electrical systems, to ensure that your new office is comfortable and functional.

Mobile Container Office Options

  • Doors and windows
  • Insulated walls with sheetrock or wood
  • Tile or carpet flooring
  • Shelving and custom desk units
  • Ventilation
  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Office/storage combo
  • Restroom facilities
  • Electrical and lighting including LED lighting

Would you like your office space to be more stylish? Check out our container homes page for interior design ideas.

Container Office Combos

Storage and Workspace Combo

Container office combos are a fantastic option for those who need both storage and workspace in one convenient location. They have ample space for desks, chairs, and storage solutions, making them a great investment. With the ability to customize the space to fit your needs, container offices create a flexible and convenient workspace that can be moved from site to site with ease. Whether you need a workshop, an office, or simply a place to store equipment, container office combos provide the ideal solution.

Office and Restroom Combo

The office and restroom combo option is an increasingly popular solution for companies looking for versatile and mobile workspace. The idea of having an office and restroom combo contained in one container may sound unconventional, but it provides an opportunity for companies to create a fully functional workspace that can be placed almost anywhere. Whether it’s for a construction site, a temporary office, or a pop-up shop, container office combos can quickly transform any location into a functioning workplace.

Benefits of Portable Office Buildings

Portable container offices are becoming increasingly popular for their benefits in terms of portability and convenience. Not only do they save time and money, but they also provide an eco-friendly alternative to traditional office spaces.

Their modular design ensures that they can be customized to fit any purpose and are easily relocated to meet changing business needs. With a portable container office, businesses can save on costs associated with building permanent structures and decrease their carbon footprint by reusing existing containers.

Mobile Container Office Benefits

  • Lower price than traditional construction
  • Environmentally friendly building process and materials
  • Complete design options
  • Easily movable
  • Less time needed for procurement
  • Freedom to quickly expand the structure as needed
  • Flexibility to do what you need with storage and office space

Common Uses for Shipping Container Offices

  • Construction site field offices
  • Commercial offices
  • Meeting rooms
  • Break rooms
  • Sales and leasing office
  • Offshore container office
  • Warehouse office
  • Ticket booth
  • Guard shack

Your Employees Will Thank You

Shipping containers provide a clean and cool environment for employees. They can be stacked on top of each other to create multi-story office space and are very durable, so they can withstand harsh weather conditions. And because they’re made from recycled materials, they’re also eco-friendly. So if you’re looking for an innovative way to create office space, consider using shipping containers.

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Shipping Container Office Considerations

Container offices provide a unique and cost-effective workspace solution for businesses of all sizes. With their portability, durability, and affordability, shipping containers offer an attractive alternative to traditional office space. Read these 9 considerations before getting started:

  1. Location: Where will the shipping container office be located? Will it be stationary or mobile?
  2. Space: How much indoor or outdoor space do you have where you are going to place the mobile office?
  3. Size: How large of a container do you need for your office space (10′, 20′, 40′ or 45′)?
  4. Design features: What type of design features do you want to be built like, partition walls, windows, doors, etc.?
  5. Climate control: Do you need climate control systems such as air conditioning and heating to ensure comfort?
  6. Insulation: If needed, what kind of insulation best suits your needs?
  7. Utility connection: Are there any utilities that need to be connected, like water, electricity, or the internet?
  8. Security system installation: Do you need any security systems installed, such as CCTV cameras or alarms?
  9. Extra modifications: What type of finishing touches and accessories are required for your new office space, such as desks, chairs, or shelves?
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What Types of Businesses Benefit from Container Offices?

Mobile container offices provide companies with flexibility and efficiency necessary in today’s fast-paced business environment. They offer a cost-effective solution for expanding office space without the high expense or commitment of traditional construction. They can be deployed quickly in response to surges in workforce or projects, reducing downtime often associated with office expansion. Furthermore, their portability allows companies to easily relocate their operations when required, providing an advantage in industries where project sites may change frequently.

Food and Beverage Industry: Catering companies, food trucks, or pop-up bars can use mobile shipping container offices as portable kitchens or service areas.

Technology Companies: Tech start-ups or software development firms can use them as innovative workspaces or data centers.

Environmental Organizations: They can be used as mobile research labs or field offices in remote conservation areas.

Military: Mobile command centers or storage facilities in military operations.

Logistics Companies: They can use shipping containers as temporary offices at busy ports or logistics hubs.

Research Institutions: Scientific research organizations can use shipping container offices for fieldwork in remote locations.

Start-Up Companies: Shipping container offices offer an economical and flexible workspace solution, making them a great fit for start-ups working on a tight budget.

Construction Industry: Provide temporary on-site offices during construction projects.

Remote Location Businesses: Companies operating in remote locations like mining or oil extraction sites often use them due to their portability and robustness.

Agricultural Businesses: Farmers and agricultural companies can use them as cost-effective seasonal offices during peak harvest times.

Non-profit Organizations: They can use shipping container offices as affordable workspaces or community centers in underserved areas.

Educational Institutions: Schools and universities can use shipping container offices as temporary classrooms or administrative offices.

Disaster Relief Organizations: In times of natural disasters, shipping containers can be quickly repurposed into emergency response offices.

Film Industry: They can serve as production offices or storage units on film sets.

Music Industry: Shipping container offices can be transformed into recording studios or used as backstage offices during music festivals.