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SMART AND GREEN – THE FUTURE OF CONSTRUCTION

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To most people in the region, shipping containers are mammoth steel boxes that transport cargo across land, air and sea – and rather imposing on roads. But not to Arjun Menon, Managing Director of Smart Box, Dubai. To him they are SMART boxes – Steel, Modular, Architecturally engineered, Recyclable and Transportable boxes – Lego blocks..

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D3 Pocket Park – Dubai’s gateway to a Smart and Green Future

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Driving down the flyover to Dubai Design District (D3), you come across a rather unexpected structure nestled in between the neo-modern architectural wonders typical to Dubai: the D3 Pocket Park. As contemporary as its neighbours, yet standing tall on Arabic architectural sensibilities, the D3 Pocket Park is a sight for sore eyes. Vertically placed 40’..

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Smart Box Reveals Cutting Edge Pubic Toilet Concept for Smart Cities at WETEX 2015

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Smart ‘Plug & Play’ Toilet Units Are Hygienic, Self Contained and ‘Green’ Smart Box Industries LLC, the region’s premier manufacturer of urban architectural spaces with shipping containers, revealed a first of its kind, cutting edge public toilet unit conceptualised specifically for smart cities, at the Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (WETEX) 2015. Converted from..

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Smart Box Wins EGBC 2015 Award in Green Building System Category

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Award recognises container conversion as green alternative to traditional construction Dubai-UAE: Smart Box Industries LLC, the region’s pioneers in containerised construction, won EGBC 2015 ‘Green Building System’ Award during the recently held ceremony at Al Murooj Rotana Hotel in Dubai. Smart Box won this award for being the manufacturer of the headquarters of Geo-Chem Middle..

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SMART Public Toilets

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Addressing the dire need for a good public toilet system in urban pockets, Smart Box revealed a first of its kind, cutting edge public toilet unit conceptualized specifically for smart cities, at the recently concluded Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (WETEX) 2015. Converted from a 20 ft shipping container, the ‘plug & play’ smart..

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The Beach Canteen project

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Some pretty tasty cargo has landed on Dubai’s beaches this week, in the shape of shipping containers housing pop-up restaurants on the sand. The Beach Canteen project, part of the Dubai Food Festival, will see 16 of the city’s best-known restaurants serving up everything from sushi to tacos for 10 days from this Thursday. Cranes..

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Dubai Food Festival (DFF) – 2014 & 2015

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Once a SmartBoxer, always a SmartBoxer. These last two years have seen Brag- a reputed event management company – join forces with SmartBox to jumpstart inspired and original initiatives. Won over by the resourcefulness of what we do and the impeccable products we’ve delivered to them in the past, Brag the event management company partnered..

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ITSS, Somaliland: A turnkey project by Smart Box Industries

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When ITSS wanted a petrochemicals testing lab with all facilities, they decided to go cutting edge – and reached out to Smart Box Industries LLC. After several meetings to understand their requirements, we came up with a solution: a SMART building made of 9 units of 40’ high cube containers! Office of Interstate Testing and..

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D3 – New Project

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So what happens when cutting edge technology shakes hands with Arabic architectural sensibilities? The answer is what you see at Dubai Design District (d3). Smart Box Industries LLC manufactured the shell and core components for the project, comprising individual clusters of 4 – 6 containers each. A total of 76 containers (combinations of 20 and..

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Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) 2014 & 2015

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When Brag, a famous event management company for the Dubai Tourism Department wanted a creative and sustainable solution for Dubai Shopping Festival’s Market Outside the Box (Market OTB – a 10 day outdoor community event), our repurposed containers were the answer. Burj Park , the open ground next to the Burj Khalifa turned into an..

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