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Foldable Shippable Emergency Shelter by Can Koseoglu Design

 - Oct 17, 2009   Updated: May 27 2011
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The BoxTENT is a disaster shelter concept by Turkish-based Can Koseoglu Design. The portable flat-folding tent can be stored easily and transported so that dispatch to a disaster site can be easily accomplished.

The Can Koseoglu BoxTENT construction uses recycled and recyclable corrugated cardboard and polyester fabric. The end result is a lightweight survival tent that is both durable and environmentally friendly.

Implications - With danger lurking everywhere, it's no surprise that consumers are asking for portable security in order to keep safe. The convenience of portability in gadgets has translated to safety devices for consumers looking to protect themselves. Compact, safeguard products that are transportable will allow citizens to feel safe inside and outside the home.