Shipping Container

  • Deadly snake travels from India to Essex August 30, 2012

    London: A saw-scaled viper, the world's deadliest snake travelled from India to Essex hidden in a shipping container. Volunteers from the South Essex Wildlife Hospital were called in for rescue after the snake was found curled up in the corner of a giant shipping container that had arrived at Tilbury...
  • Couple makes shipping containers home June 22, 2011

    Ellsworth: A rural Maine couple calls home a pair of former shipping containers bought online for $1,500. Trevor Seip and Jennifer Sansosti have spent a year modifying the containers on their 63-acre property in Ellsworth, where they hope to eventually build a conventional home. Each container measures 20 feet long, 8 feet...
  • 35 bodies of 'illegal migrants' found from container in Pak April 4, 2009

    Quetta, Pakistan: Police say at least 35 illegal migrants died of suffocation inside a shipping container found in southwest Pakistan near the border with Afghanistan. Rasool Bakhsh, a senior police official in the city of Quetta, said the container had entered Pakistan from Afghanistan and was headed for Iran. He said...