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Facts
Official Name TVCC
Former / Other Name Television Cultural Centre, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Beijing
Type building
Status Topped Out
Country China
City Beijing
Street Address 32 Dongsanhuan Zhonglu Road (Map)
Building Function hotel
Structural Material steel
Start of Construction 2005
Figures
Height: Architectural 159.0 meter / 522 feet
Height: To Tip 159.0 meter / 522 feet
Floors Above Ground 31
Companies Involved
Architect Office for Metropolitan Architecture
Structural Engineer Arup
Technical Papers
Challenging Preconceptions of the High-Rise Typology
R. Koolhaas (Office for Metropolitan Architecture), CTBUH Dubai Congress

News Articles
China Prepares to Salvage CCTV Tower
The Wall Street Journal, 2010-02
Still Standing
The Architect's Newspaper, 2009-03
China's CCTV Network Gets Little Sympathy After Fire
Los Angeles Times, 2009-02