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1. (WO2013120129) HEIGHT ADJUSTABLE SHIPPING CONTAINER

Pub. No.:    WO/2013/120129    International Application No.:    PCT/AU2013/000117
Publication Date: Fri Aug 23 01:59:59 CEST 2013 International Filing Date: Wed Feb 13 00:59:59 CET 2013
IPC: E04B 1/343
E04B 1/18
E04H 1/00
E04B 1/36
E04H 5/00
B65D 88/12
Applicants: LIFTING POINT PTY LTD
Inventors: MULLANEY, Nicholas Bruce
Title: HEIGHT ADJUSTABLE SHIPPING CONTAINER
Abstract:
A height adjustable shipping container usable as a building structure (2400). The container having vertical corner columns (2405) and at least three side walls which may be transported at a reduced height as a shipping container and expanded at the receiving end. At least some of the vertical corner columns (2405) expand in length during expansion of the reduced height shipping container. The shipping container is able to transport therein structural components, such as wall panel (2403, 2404, floor 2401), roof (2402A, 2402B) and even fittings to build a building structure that is the equivalent in floor area to that of at least two shipping containers.