Recently the popularity of using containers for construction has risen greatly. With a mindset of Reinventing the Box DropBox Inc. and these containers can be recycled to provide a green type of construction with major advantages in cost savings, strength, and longevity. The containers are extremely strong and allow Dropbox to build extremely durable buildings without expensive steel fabrication and assembly.
The focus of DropBox Inc. business is to design buildings made from ISO shipping containers. Shipping containers have evolved over the years to a standard design and set of dimensions that allow them to be loaded with cargo, and carried by cargo ships, trucks, or trains. Roughly 7.5 million shipping container are imported into the US from places like China yet only about 2 million are exported back out of the country.