New Earth Projects

CTWDC 2014

A modified shipping container clad with a variety of sustainable materials ranging from Hemp
stalks, harvested alien timber, sugar gum to recycled timber pallet sections.


Possible uses:

  • Info Kiosk
  • Travelling Gallery (in 6m or 12m lengths) showcasing Cape Town design talent, could be easily re-located from city centre to disadvantaged areas & back again on back of flatbed truck.
  • Food & beverage, Coffee & deli, Bar/craft beer, Juice bar & raw/superfoods/smoothies, Sushi.
  • All lighting (LED) and computers to run off grid from PV panels on roof, Internal cladding & ceiling to be veneer faced Hemp particle board.
  • PODS to be donated after CTWDC 2014 for re-use as Classes
  • Internet hubs/cafes
  • Clinic spaces
  • Libraries
  • Spaza shops