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Sliced Porosity Block-Chengdu, China

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Building: Sliced Porosity Block
Location: Chengdu, China
Completion Date:Fall 2012
Architect: Steven Holl, China Academy of Building Research
Structural Engineer: China Academy of Building Research, Liu Junjin, Zhu Huosheng (senior engineer)
ME Engineer: Ove Arup & Partners
AE Interest: Heated and cooled geothermally by 400 wells, structure shaped by natural light requirements of surrounding buildings, high performance glazing, plaza water gardens harvest recycled rainwater, LEED gold
Articles: 1   2
Updated: September, 2012 by Michael Van Shellenbeck.


Written by alfredomaldonado2009

September 1, 2009 at 1:21 pm

Posted in Built

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