Month: March 2017

Containerised Hydroponic Farming

Are Shipping Containers the Future of Urban Farming? All evidence seems to suggest so! Containerised hydroponic farming units are now capable of growing much larger harvests throughout the year using much less.   Hydroponics refers to a technique of growing plants with no soil. Instead, the nutrients and minerals necessary for their growth are dissolved..

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Dubai Creek Harbour

For Team SmartBox, being a part of the prestigious Dubai Creek Harbour (DCH) has been as humbling as it was exciting. An ambitious, future-facing project that merges Emaar standards of luxury with Dubai’s sustainability vision, DCH is a gorgeous waterfront development that sits abreast of the Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary. A stellar model for..

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D63 Last Exit – Al Qudra

At Smart Box, we’re working on a bunch of really exciting projects! It’s always exhilarating to take on new challenges – push boundaries, so to speak.  And we are thrilled to share them with you! In January, Smart Box furnished the gorgeous D63 Last Exit in Al Qudra with food trucks and installations. The whole..

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Are Shipping Containers the Future of Urban Farming?

All evidence seems to suggest so! Containerised hydroponic farming units are now capable of growing much larger harvests throughout the year using much less. Hydroponics refers to a technique of growing plants with no soil. Instead, the nutrients and minerals necessary for their growth are dissolved in water and the roots of the plants are..

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