Gallery: SOM’s Lattice Roofed Tianjin High Speed Rail Station Blends Se...

 
Since the station’s platform level is located 21 meters below the ground, SOM opted to save energy on lighting by using skylights in the roof.

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  1. lazyreader March 1, 2011 at 7:46 am

    Looks more like the eye of a hurricane or Sauron’s eye. Destined to suck away the finances of China’s transportation future.

    The country’s existing rail network is currently being used to capacity by freight most of which is coal and by pushing people on it the fuel will have to be carried by less efficient trucks.

    http://ti.org/antiplanner/?p=4399

  2. Apostolos February 28, 2011 at 11:00 am

    ITS BEAUTIFUL

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