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Old Posted May 19, 2012, 3:07 AM
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BEIJING | CCTV Headquarters | 768 FT / 234 M | 49 FLOORS | 2009

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It is a very big day for Rem Koolhaas and the entire OMA team, as their iconic CCTV building in Beijing—OMA's largest project so far—is being officially completed today.

Today OMA participated in the official construction completion ceremony for the China Central Television (CCTV) Headquarters in Beijing, which will start to be used later this year. Designed by OMA as a reinvention of the skyscraper as a loop, construction on the building began in 2004. At approximately 473, 000m2, CCTV – accommodating TV studios, offices, broadcasting and production facilities – is OMA’s largest ever project and its first major building in China.

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Old Posted May 19, 2012, 3:20 PM
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Was it really completed last May, 16 ? I thought it was more like a couple of year ago...

How about the fire that partially destroyed the annex ?
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