We have worked closely with the education sector, providing them with additional storage facilities, additional classroom spaces, and private offices for staff members.

Cost effective, reliable and secure solutions

We have collaborated with a number of schools and universities across the UK, working alongside them to develop and deliver unique solutions that fulfil their precise requirements. We can offer impressive flexibility in terms of storage container size, design and function, as our customisable units are easy to transport, modify and convert.

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Flexible Solutions to Suit your Every Need

Our shipping containers are a versatile alternative to traditional brick and mortar structures and can be found in school grounds across the UK. The opportunities are endless, with container being used for a wide variety of purposes including:

  • Dry storage – from caretaker’s machinery to teaching aids and sports equipment
  • Additional classroom space
  • Cafeterias
  • WC facilities
  • Changing rooms

Thanks to our container conversions facilities, we are able to transform any container to include electricity, running water, windows, and additional doors.

Proven Excellence in the Education Sector

We have worked closely with Bournemouth University over a number of years, regularly providing them with 20ft and 40ft shipping containers both converted and as standard units. Many of the units we supply are painted in the schools colours and branded with logos, so they can blend into their surroundings perfectly and reinforce the school’s identity.

1st Containers and the Education Sector

We can quickly provide schools, colleges, and universities with a range shipping container sizes and configurations nationwide thanks to our container depots located throughout the UK.

Solutions for Every Budget

We appreciate that large school projects may be difficult to fund, which is why the demand for our high-quality containers is on the rise.

Our weather resistant and long-lasting products offer a good alternative to expensive and sometimes restrictive traditional building methods, and they can provide schools, colleges and universities with much needed space quickly and affordably.

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Unlimited Potential

We have supplier our containers scout groups across the country who have used them for everything from group activities and accommodations, to transforming them into open-air terraces with natural gardens and vegetable patches.

Container Conversions

Our experienced team frequently convert shipping containers into fully functional structures, such as field offices, washrooms or canteens. Our conversion products are typically equipped with windows, ventilation, electricity, and a range of other amenities, so they match the performance of most prefabricated buildings.

Modular Classroom Designs

Thanks to the modular nature of our shipping containers, they can easily be stacked and organised to maximise learning space within a school or university. With growing class sizes and a varied curriculum, we are able to offer tangible solutions to real life problems.

Safe, Secure Storage

Ideal for storing playground or sports equipment, shipping containers are fitted with anti-theft features to provide complete peace of mind.