Wuhan Greenland Center
|Wuhan Greenland Center|
The construction site of the 636 metre main tower, photo taken on Jan 26th, 2013.
|Type||Hotel, Residential, Office|
|Location||Wuhan, Hubei, China|
|Antenna spire||636 m (2,087 ft)|
|Roof||547 m (1,795 ft)|
|Floor area||303,275 m2 (3,264,420 sq ft)|
|Design and construction|
|Architect||Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture|
Wuhan Greenland Center is a 636 m (2,087 ft) tall, 125-storey skyscraper currently under construction in Wuhan, China. In June 2011, Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architects in conjunction with Thornton Tomasetti Engineers won the design competition to build the tower for Greenland Group. The design has many energy saving features. The building's height was increased to 636 m, and the expected completion date is now 2017.
- Dec 8, 2010, ceremony for construction held.
- Jul 1, 2011, overall construction started.
- Jun 28, 2012, started building underground reinforcement structure.
- Sep 12, 2012, started digging the base.
- Jun 26, 2013, base completed.
- Jan 4, 2014, first steel beams installed.
- Jul 28, 2014, basement finished, above-ground construction started.
- List of tallest buildings in China
- List of tallest buildings in Wuhan
- List of buildings with 100 floors or more
- "Wuhan Greenland Center". The Skyscraper Center. Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. Retrieved 2013-03-25.
- "Wuhan Greenland Center". CTBUH. Retrieved 2013-01-31.
- "Wuhan Greenland Center". AS+GG. Retrieved 2011-06-23.
- Official English Name
- Bloomberg News (2012-02-28). "Chinese Tower May Add Floors to Become World’s Tallest After Burj Khalifa". Bloomberg. Bloomberg L.P. Retrieved 2012-03-09.
- "Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture Wins Competition to Design Wuhan Greenland Center, to Be the World's Fourth Tallest Building". AS+GG. Retrieved 2011-06-23.
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