Shipping Containers As Housing Solution

For nearly a decade, Ganti & Associates (USA), and their local office in Mumbai known as GA Design Consultants LLP, created designs that’s known for its purity of form and simplicity in expression. GA founders say they have been greatly influenced by architects Richard Meier, Louis Kahn, and Le Corbusier.

That can be seen clearly in their winning design for the competition “Super Skyscrapers.” Launched by the Indian government demanding to explore the possibility of a temporary adequate housing solution for dwellers of the densely populated Dharavi Slum in Mumbai, India, using used-shipping containers as building modules.

Featured Posts