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Tianjin West Railway Station – Tianjin, China

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Building Name: Tianjin West Railway Station
Location: Beijing, China
Architect: gmp architekten
Structural Engineer: Schlaich Bergermanm und Partner
Client: Tianjin Ministry of Railway
Year: 2011

AEInterest: diamond shaped steel and glass roof construction; arch imagery conveys the city gates; technically and structurally sustainable; lightweight, far-spanning truss structure

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Written by korelle

September 10, 2014 at 1:07 pm

Posted in Built

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