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Hongqiao Central Business District – Shanghai, China

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Building: Hongqiao Central Business District
Location: Shanghai, China
Status: Under construction, to be completed in 2015
Architect: MVRDV + Aedas

AE Interests: Received a 3-star ‘green building label’ for its sustainable design, the highest in China (equivalent to LEED Platinum in the US). Other interests include green architecture, sky gardens, space optimization, high performance insulation, and a sunken retail hidden away from vehicle traffic.

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Written by Brandon Comisarenco

September 9, 2014 at 3:03 pm

Posted in Proposed Design

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