In truth, the moniker "China Zun Tower" is more commonly used. China Zun was a type of vessel that was utilized in ancient China. China Zun inspired the design of China Zun Tower. The skyscraper was structurally topped out in July 2017 and fully topped out at 528 meters one month later, making it the world's tenth highest structure. The building will be the second tallest in Shanghai after the Jinmao Center by 20 meters when it is completed.
China Zun Tower is being built by China's State Construction Engineering Corporation (SCEC). The company has not announced the price or time frame for completion. However, with its current pace of construction, China Zun Tower could be ready for guests by 2020.
Shanghai is a major port city on the Pacific coast of China. It is also one of the most populous cities in the country. With over 24 million people, it is larger than many countries. The Pudong International Airport is one of the largest airports in Asia. It is located within walking distance of China Zun Tower.
When complete, China Zun Tower will have 200 floors above ground and a floor area of about 100,000 square meters (1,076,529 sq ft). This makes it quite large even by international standards. Its height will be greater than that of the CN Tower in Toronto or the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur - both of which are 443 meters high.
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The world's oldest structure is believed to be Tianmen Mountain in China's Henan Province which is estimated to be around 5500 years old. It is a monument to the first emperor of China, Qin Shihuangdi. He ordered its construction to celebrate a long-lasting peace with his northern rivals, the Hui people. They built it as an eternal reminder of their defeat.
The Pyramids of Giza in Egypt were built between 2613 and 1586 B.C. by Pharaohs Khufu, Khafre, and Menkure. They are among the most famous landmarks in the world and have been listed as one of the New Seven Wonders of the World.
The Temple Mount in Jerusalem is a sacred site for Jews and Christians. It is known as Haram ash-Sharif to Muslims who believe it to be the location where the Prophet Muhammad ascended into heaven. The building of the temple is mentioned in the Book of Ezra and the Book of Nehemiah in the Bible.
The world's current tallest structure, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, reaches 2,716 meters into the sky, and new skyscrapers are being built in Asia and the Middle East every year. China has eight of the top fifteen tallest skyscrapers. Shanghai's Pudong International Airport is now the world's busiest air cargo hub by value shipped.
The original height of the Burj Khalifa was 1,848 m (6 ft 0 in), but it was later increased by 50 m (164 ft). The second highest office tower in the world is Guangzhou's Sun Plaza, which stands 2,431 m (8,099 ft) tall. The third highest is the Shanghai Tower, which is 2,404 m (8,212 ft) tall. The fourth highest is the Pakistan Embassy in London, which is 2,279 m (7,427 ft) tall. The fifth highest is the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, which are 2,275 m (7,420 ft) tall. The sixth highest is the World Trade Center Seoul, which is 2,250 m (7,350 ft) tall. The seventh highest is the Jin'an International Finance & Trade Center in Changchun, Jilin Province, China, which is 2,200 m (7,217 ft) tall.