[Photo: courtesy CapitaLand] China's 'horizontal skyscraper' attraction nears completion. It's nearing completion and the skybridge with a park as well as a glass-bottomed observation deck, has opened to the public. The first of its kind, the Horizontal Skyscraper is a combination of cable-stay bridge technology and high-strength concrete framing, with tension cables carrying a load of 3,280 tons. Sky Bridge: Chinaโs horizontal skyscraper nears completion. A conference center, spa and parking are located under the large gree This time the turn is for China. CHINA will soon be home to a whopping horizontal skyscraper. Six of the enormous structures are linked by The Crystal - a 250-metre high "horizontal skyscraper". The vertigo-inducing platform is part of an impressive corridor which spans across the top of four towers It โฆ Construction is nearly complete on a so-called horizontal skyscraper in Chinaโs southwestern province of Chongqing. The amazing structure is part of a large, 4.8$ billion project, Raffles City Chongqing, which consists of 8 tall buildings and the horizontal skybridge, also known as "the Crystal". China's First Glass Bottomed Nearly 600-Foot High Suspension Bridge. Known as โฆ Inspired by the structure of the renowned Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, this unique skyscraper is a part of the Raffles City Chongqing project. 3:22. โUpon Raffles City Chongqingโs structural completion, we are now focusing on the interior fit-out works, including transplanting trees to enliven The Crystal sky bridge, which will feature the tallest observation deck across Western China,โ he added. Architecture & Design. See more about. Playing next. Browse more videos. The Raffle City Chongqing complex features a futuristic designโฆ visitors to the horizontal skyscraper are treated to the thrills of walking in mid-air while admiring views of chongqing. The Raffles project consists of eight towering buildings and a crystal corridor crossing the skyline. A โhorizontalโ skyscraper is set to open in China later this year as part of a brand new mixed-use complex that features hotels, restaurants, shops, offices and private homes. China's 'horizontal Skyscraper' Opens The Exploration Deck To Public As Lockdown Eases Since lifting the lockdown and suspension of home confinement measures, The Exploration Deck is the first major attraction to launch in Chongqing, China. It stretches over four vertical towers near the Yangtze riverside in the Western Chinese municipality of Chongqing. A โHORIZONTALโ skyscraper is set to open in China later this year as part of a brand new mixed-use complex that features hotels, restaurants, shops, offices and private homes. The Sky Corridor is at a height of 250 meters above the ground and has a length of 300 meters. The horizontal skyscraper by Steven Holl in Shenzhen is a building constructed using techniques imported from road building, and the façades of which present a series of declinations of the aluminium sunshading system. Chongqing, China is preparing to become home to the worldโs first horizontal skyscraper, a hulking 10,893,077-square-foot structure spanning eight towers and a skybridge. The Crystal at Raffles City Chongqing in Chongqing, China, just opened a brand-new observation deck, aptly named The Exploration Deck, inside what it describes as โa horizontal skyscraper.โ China has the largest number of tall buildings in the world, surpassing that of the second and third largest, the United States (800+) and Japan (250+), combined. It also features a more unusual claim to fame: a โhorizontal skyscraperโ 300m in length, stretching across four of the main towers at the 42nd floor. The complex features eight towers, four of which support the clear glass promenade offering public access to some of the cityโs most incredible views. Gravity-defying glass observation deck jutting out from Chinaโs โhorizontal skyscraperโ at 820ft high will welcome visitors (but would you dare to stand on it?) Additionally, a spa, conference centre and parking are located under the large public landscape. Setting a record as the โworldโs longest horizontal skyscraper,โ Raffles City by Safdie Architects has officially opened in Chongqing, China. Stunning "horizontal" skyscraper opens in China CapitaLand. Hovering over a tropical garden, this โhorizontal skyscraperโ โ as long as the Empire State Building is tall - unites into one vision the headquarters for Vanke Co. ltd, office spaces, apartments, and a hotel. Chinaโs horizontal skyscraperโdubbed โThe Crystalโโrecently unveiled its first attraction to the public: The Exploration Deck. 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