China Plans World’s Second-Tallest Building

26 October 2010 (Last Updated October 26th, 2010 18:30)

The Changsha Broad Air Conditioning Company has unveiled plans to build the world's second-tallest building in China. The company will apply its self-developed technology system to design and build the 666m sustainable building. The sky city will feature residential apart

The Changsha Broad Air Conditioning Company has unveiled plans to build the world's second-tallest building in China.

The company will apply its self-developed technology system to design and build the 666m sustainable building.

The sky city will feature residential apartments, offices, shops, restaurants, film theatres, schools, hospitals and other facilities.

The 200-storey building will have a building area of 1.2 million square metres and can accommodate 70,000 to 110,000 residents.

All the building parts will be designed and manufactured at a factory before being assembled at the construction site, according to peopledaily.com.

The current tallest building in the world is the Burj Khalifa, located in Dubai.