shanghai corporate pavilion at expo 2010
apr 09, 2010
shanghai corporate pavilion at expo 2010


shanghai corporate pavilion at expo 2010

with 22 days to go construction is nearing completion on all pavilions for shanghai expo.
here are some construction photos of the corporate pavilion designed by
atelier feichang jianzhu.

the impressive exterior structure is composed of hundreds of polycarbonate transparent
recycled plastic tubes formed into a grid-like matrix. the polycarbonate tubes will be
able to be recycled again at the end of  the building’s life.

energy will be collected through a 1,600 sq meter solar thermal energy system of heat
collecting tubes on the roof. this system will heat water up to 35ºC and will be used to
generate electricity through ultra-low temperature power generation.


illuminated with LED’s


illuminated with LED’s


view from the north west


view from the south west


roof


roof


view from the west


construction of interior


retail area


interior room


interior room

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