The curved, tapering form of a hotel and residential tower planned for Wuhan, China, is designed to help the structure resist strong wind forces even as it rises to become one of the tallest buildings in the country and the world...



Serial Information: Civil Engineering—ASCE, 2011, Vol. 81, Issue 8, Pg. 29-29

Document Type: Editorial

Subject Headings: Building design | Wind forces | Residential buildings | Curvature | Commercial buildings

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