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China has built the largest building in the world
New Century Global Center
It is now known that the complex was opened in China New Century Global Center, which is recognized as the largest building in the whole world. The complex was built in Chengdu (the provincial capital of Sichuan), which according to recent estimates there are more than 14 million people.
Complex dimensions of 400 x 100 x 500 (width x height x length). Total building area of 1.7 million square meters, which is three times the area of the Pentagon, four times more than the Vatican and twenty times the Opera House in Sydney.
The building houses a cinema with 14 halls, a university complex, shops, bars, restaurants, offices, five-star hotels, Paradise Island water park with a 400-meter long artificial beach, a skating rink, where you can hold international competitions, and a pirate ship.
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The main feature and attraction of the complex is the “artificial sun”, which is not only light, but also heats the building. As the horizon is used LED screen 150 meters long.
On the construction of a giant dome of the complex took more than three years. It is characterized by a wavy shape and is composed of glass and steel beams.
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