This breathtaking new book, compiled by tall buildings specialist, Georges Binder, showcases more than 100 of the tallest buildings in China across more than 25 cities, including those towering over the megacities of Beijing, Shanghai and emerging supercities, such as Chengdu, Guangzhou and Tianjin. Georges Binder summarises the history of the Chinese tall building landscape from the 1930s to the present day, and features the best in contemporary design, including emerging architectural trends, showcasing each project with beautiful imagery and detailed plans. The book also delves into the hard architectural statistics and buildingsa features with gritty detail. These skyscrapers are a fitting symbol of Chinaas new-found prosperity, ambition and architectural flair.The airconditioning system has central intelligent control and energy consumption monitors, and collects data and analyses it for day-andnight ... Close-up of faAsade View from harbour Circulation diagram Overview in context Typical office floor plan Typical hotel floor plan ... m (2950000ft) Total number of elevators 83 Speed of fastest elevators 9 m (29 ft)/s Elevator brand Schindler Number of car parkinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Tall Buildings of China|
|Publisher||:||Images Publishing - 2015-07-31|