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Post time 2013-8-8 14:41:40 |Display all floors
 


The final steel beam was placed atop the Shanghai Tower, making the structure China's newest "tallest building" and a standing testament to the country's construction frenzy.
Designed by US architecture firm Gensler, the dragon-shaped tower is the final skyscraper in the Lujiazui financial district's high-rise trilogy — along with the Shanghai World Financial Center and Jin Mao Tower.


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Post time 2013-8-8 14:41:45 |Display all floors
china tries very hard to have the tallest building , longest tracks, fastest trains,  etc etc.  Just make sure you build that building with anti earthquake tech, and don't try to go cheap on the materials. Earthquake in china is serious business, and it will make china look really bad, if it comes crashing down.

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