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AIA Central – Hong Kong, China

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Building: AIA Central (previously known as AIG Tower)
Location: Hong Kong, China
Completed: 2005
Architect: Skidmore Owings and Merrill
Structural Engineer: Leslie E. Robertson Associates

AE Interest: The AIA Central was designed to look like an ancient Chinese sailboat called a junk, which is still in use today.

Written by Kartik Sampath

February 1, 2011 at 3:27 pm

Posted in Built

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