New Century Global Centre is world's biggest building (2)

The New Century Global Centre is world’s biggest standalone building. A multifunctional construction opens in the Tianfu New Area of Chengdu, China.   Watch the video…

The New Century Global Centre is 100 meters high, 500 meters long and 400 meters wide, with a floor space of 1.7 million square metres, making.



It will also house offices, conference rooms, a university complex, two commercial centres, hotels, an IMAX cinema, a “Mediterranean village”, a pirate ship and skating rink. About 400,000 sq m of the building will be devoted to shopping.

The centrepiece of the building will be a 5000 square metre artificial beach, a giant screen 150 metres long and 40 metres high will form the horizon and offer sunrises and sunsets.

The building will face the Chengdu Contemporary Arts Centre, designed by award-winning British-Iraqi architect Zaha Hadid.



via independent

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