NexGen Containers & Shelters Expands into New Facility

May 9, 2019

NexGen Containers & Shelters, a specialty manufacturer of ISO containers and shelters for both commercial and defense applications, invested $100,000 in its new 25,000 square foot manufacturing facility located at 7251 Cross Park Drive in North Charleston.

NexGen’s products include dry and refrigerated ISO containers as well as expandable containers of various sizes and configurations. NexGen also builds various modular shelters. NexGen’s Personnel Transport Module (PTM) Shelter for the Navy hovercraft fleet is a flat-pack modular shelter that can handle extreme loads and harsh environments. The PTM Shelter is about 900 square feet, can accommodate up to 180 people and is equipped with ventilation, lights, and seats.

Beginning with five employees in 2016, NexGen Containers and Shelters has more than doubled its workforce and is hiring quality management, production technicians and other positions. To learn more about NexGen Containers & Shelters and view open positions, please visit

Company Contact:

Matt West

SMI Marketing

2851 Industrial Avenue



“We are very happy and thankful for the support we have received from both Charleston County and the State of South Carolina. We are looking forward to continue to expand our business and create new jobs.” –NexGen President Rob Banerjee

“Charleston County is fortunate to have NexGen Containers & Shelters join the ranks of our growing innovative ecosystem. Our strong workforce, culture, and key connections to the defense industry continues to provide advantages for NexGen to excel, and we look forward to supporting the company in its endeavors for years to come.”  – Charleston County Council Chairman Elliott Summey

“Providing the right business environment for companies to flourish is key in facilitating the growth and success of our region’s economy.  We welcome the investment from NexGen and the employment opportunities provided to our community.” –North Charleston Mayor Keith Summey

“The announcement of NexGen Containers & Shelters demonstrates our investment in supporting and fostering growth within our existing businesses. Our Business Concierge team was able to expeditiously support NexGen’s needs, helping to facilitate this exciting expansion for the City of North Charleston.” –Charleston County Economic Development Executive Director Steve Dykes


  • NexGen Containers & Shelters is a specialty manufacturer of ISO containers and shelters for both commercial and defense applications.
  • The company is expanding into a new manufacturing facility in Charleston County.
  • The company has doubled its workforce since 2016.
  • Invested $100,000 in 25,000 square foot manufacturing facility.
  • Hiring for the new positions is underway, and interested applicants should visit for more information.