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I think it´s not the first photo of Jardine house here on TE,but I wanted to present you today my vision of the house and its facade.
Jardine House stands 179 meters (586 feet) tall. Its design was crafted by P&T Architects and Engineers, Ltd., a Hong Kong-based company that is responsible for the creation of many landmark buildings in Hong Kong.
The most obvious unique feature of the skyscraper is its round windows. This unusual exterior has prompted
some to call it "The Porthole Building" and others to refer to it in Chinese as "The House of a Thousand Orifices". It has more than 1,700 round windows in all and engineers say these windows make the building more structurally sound than if it had the usual rectangular windows. The windows also allow for a thinner structural frame for the building.

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Additional Photos by Krzysztof Kusy (krzychu30) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1705 W: 0 N: 3222] (15496)
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