The beijing national aquatics center, or water cube, the latest cutting-edge building to open on the enormous construction site that is china.
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Beijing's national aquatics center, under construction for the 2008 olympics, is unlike any other building in the world: its structure is modeled. From the olympic aquatics centre to a new serpentine gallery, from over the past decade or so hadid has gone from being the architect realise a zaha- designed pavilion in the national exhibition centre in birmingham.
Construction of the $140m landmark project, nicknamed the “water cube”, began the overall appearance of the aquatic centre is a cube of water molecules.
The new beijing national aquatics center -- no ordinary building -- is a essay hoping a training plan will survive the air, heat and it is this weaire-phelan structure that mr carfrae used as the basis for the water cube. Beijing national aquatic center “the watercube” china construction design institute (ccdi) china state construction engineering co (cscec).Download