Econtainer Bridge Made of Recycled Shipping Containers
The so-called Econtainer Bridge, designed by Tel Aviv-based Yoav Messer Architects will be the world’s first bridge made entirely of repurposed shipping containers. The bridge will be built across the Ayalon River to the gates of the Ariel Sharon Park and it will be responsible for transporting
The Greensburg School project uses many reclaimed materials and trees left over after the devastation of hurricane Katrina. By utilizing recycled building supplies they saved up to 30% off of what the building would have cost with new materials. Along with reused materials the building also incorporates geothermal, rainwater collection, and daylighting techniques.