China Media Group Building

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China Media Group Building
中央广播电视总台总部大楼
CCTV tower from entrance - panoramio.jpg
Former namesCCTV Headquarters
Alternative namesCCTV
Central Color TV Center
General information
TypeCommercial offices
Architectural styleModernism
Location11 Fuxin Road
Beijing, China
Coordinates39°54′28″N 116°18′43″E / 39.907761°N 116.311956°E / 39.907761; 116.311956Coordinates: 39°54′28″N 116°18′43″E / 39.907761°N 116.311956°E / 39.907761; 116.311956
Construction started1983
Completed1986
OwnerChina Media Group
ManagementChina Media Group
Height
Roof112 m (367 ft)
Technical details
Floor count27
Design and construction
DeveloperChina Media Group
References
[1][2][3]

The China Media Group Building is a 112 m (367 ft) 27-storey office tower and television complex at 11 Fuxin Road in Haidian District, Beijing, China. Construction began in 1983 and was completed in 1986 with the official opening in 1987. The tower served as the headquarters for China Media Group, and it formerly served as the headquarters for China Central Television until 2012 when the construction of the new headquarters was completed on East Third Ring Road, Guanghua Road, some 15 km (9.3 mi) to the east.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ China Media Group Building at Emporis
  2. ^ "China Media Group Building". SkyscraperPage.
  3. ^ China Media Group Building at Structurae

Further reading[edit]

  • Balmond, Cecil (2008). "Informal Networks". Seven Structural Engineers: The Felix Candela Lectures. New York: Museum of Modern Art. pp. 48–65. ISBN 0870707035.

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