Beijing to build the tallest building in the city
The design of the China Zun building was inspired by an ancient Chinese wine vessel, the building will serve as both an office building and a tourist destination.
The China Zun will dwarf the nearby China World Trade Center Tower 3, a 330-meter-tall building that is currently the tallest in the city.
An US-based internationally renowned Chicago architectural research organization have recently released data, it shows that in just the past decade, the number of skyscrapers built in various countries have exceeded the previous sum total in architectural history, and China has become “the No.1” in construction of skyscrapers,
After 2001, more than 350 over-200-meter skyscrapers have been built, before that the total number is 235. The agency said in post-9.11 eraChinaaccounts for more than half of the world in the constructions of skyscrapers.
In the world’s top ten completed high-rises before 2011,Chinahas accounted for 6 seats. In addition to the world’s tallest building in Dubai, the world’s third, fourth, sixth, eighth, ninth, tenth tallest building are all in China, and “China Zun” will make Beijing become another city with the world’s top ten buildings after Taipei, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Nanjing and Guangzhou.