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Sou Fujimoto imagines ’futuristic’ architecture with mountain-like translucent structure in Shanghai

WA Contents • September 26, 2016 • 953

A giant, translucent and mountain-like structure is taking place at the Shanghai Himalayas Center in Pudong District of Shanghai, which rethinks the fundamental basics of the futuristic architecture. Developed within the scope of Shanghai Project and designed by acclaimed Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto, the Envision Pavilion repositions our relationship to our natural surroundings. With thematic inspiration referring to the future of mankind 100 years from now, this architectural structure (...)

China’s giant spherical radio telescope began operating

WA Contents • September 25, 2016 • 668

When hundreds of engineers and builders began clambering up a jagged hill in southwest China to assemble a giant telescope in a deep, bowl-shaped basin, poor villagers sometimes crept over the sheer slopes to glimpse the country’s latest technological wonder.“We’ve never seen anything like it, never imagined it,” said one of the villagers, Huang Zhangrong, a sun-gnarled 66-year-old carpenter. “It’s a big circle, a big iron wok.”.....Continue ReadingTop i (...)

The destruction of Shenzhen’s Baishizhou Urban Village

WA Contents • September 23, 2016 • 433

[....]“Village” may not seem like the right term for a cluster of tenement-style walkups that can house more than 100,000 people. Chengzhongcun hang onto the name partly because of the familiarity evoked by the traditions and small-scale businesses that thrive among their migrant populations, and partly because when modern Shenzhen began growing, these places really were just villages in the middle of the city.In the late 1970s, when Beijing undertook plans to turn Shenzhen into the (...)

How to find about stainless steel belts with the highest quality and reasonable price in China

Trinity Hu • September 22, 2016 • 15

As we all know, Hengshui city is a wire mesh hometown in Hebei Province. Bogger Industrial Co., Ltd., has decades of experience in the professional production of wire mesh. They not only product to the wire mesh and also product of various types of stainless steel conveyor belt production.Steel conveyor belts are available in a very diverse and extensive materials, sizes and designs. As your request, conveyor belts can be made of carbon steel, stainless steel, galvanized steel and other custom m (...)

Flat Wire Conveyor Belt

Trinity Hu • September 22, 2016 • 19

Flat wire conveyor belts, constructed of cross rods and flat metal strips, can provide an open mesh with flat surface, endless splicing, easy air circulation, excellent fluid drainage as well as ease of cleaning. Meanwhile, they are easy to maintain just replacing the section that is damaged or worn down.Two styles of belt edges:The selvages the flat wire conveyor belts are available in clinched edge and welded edge as shown in the picture:Clinched edgeWelded edgeFeatures:Large open area for exc (...)

Korea Southeast Asia hot, cold roll significant growth in exports

sdjsblues blues • September 20, 2016 • 24

Korea Iron & Steel Association (Kosa) data show that 1-7 months, South Korea Southeast Asia hot rolled coil and cold rolled coil exports significantly increased.The main reason for growth in exports of Korean mills are trying to turn to alternative markets from the traditional market of some trade protection, and in particular new investment Pohang in Southeast Asia to benefit from Korean mills. South Korea as the United States has hot, cold roll levy anti-dumping duties, Korean mills had to (...)

Europe longs steel prices being steady

sdjsblues blues • September 20, 2016 • 14

Last week, the European long steel demand last week fell, such a demand is insufficient to support steel prices rise, the European long products prices being steady. For the afternoon, the market view has been divided. Some market participants believe that in view of tight market supply, steel single row full amount representing the next few weeks should be able to achieve market price rise. Some market participants believe that scrap prices fell in September, dragged down by month, the European (...)

August of cross-border capital outflow pressures have eased

sdjsblues blues • September 20, 2016 • 19

SAFE spokesman answered reporters' questions on the August 2016 cross-border capital flowsRecently, the State Administration of Foreign Exchange announced in August 2016 and banks on foreign exchange settlement bank payments received data. SAFE spokesman on the recent cross-border capital flows answered reporters' questions.Q: Will the August situation of cross-border capital flows What's new?A: cross-border capital outflow in August of pressure eased. First, the bank foreign exch (...)

Chinese demand for imported iron ore prices held firm, thanks to drop or defer

sdjsblues blues • September 20, 2016 • 15

Almost all walks of life widely expected iron ore prices will soon begin to fall, taking up 29 percent this year, part of the gains. This year iron ore prices soared, making it unexpectedly become one of the brisk performance of commodities.Large part of the impetus this year iron ore prices from Chinese demand. The first eight months of this year, China's iron ore imports grew 9.3%, reaching 6.6965 million tons.In addition, there is no indication that Chinese demand for iron ore impor (...)

Shenzhen Bay Yacht Club +White Sail Hotel creates an interlocking facade by Shenzhen Rongor Design

WA Contents • September 19, 2016 • 411

Shenzhen Bay Yacht Club and White Sail Hotel presents a new relaxation space for its resides, creating an interlocking facade towards the mountain and the sea of Shenzhen. Designed by Shenzhen Rongor Design & Consultant, the basic design approach of the architects focuses on how to make guests feel at ease and relaxed after taking exercises.''After fighting with the sea, reaching the summit of the mountain and conquering the longest road, you can enjoy your freedom and lazy ti (...)

Weathering a588 grade a/b/c/k Steel plate

sdjsblues blues • September 19, 2016 • 16

Weathering steel, best-known under the trademark COR-TEN steel and sometimes written without the hyphen as "Corten steel", is a group of steel alloys which were developed to eliminate the need for painting, and form a stable rust-like appearance if exposed to the weather for several years."Weathering" means that due to their chemical compositions, these steels exhibit increased resistance to atmospheric corrosion compared to other steels. This is because the steel forms a protective layer o (...)

Multinational concerns about China Steel Association granted market economy status

sdjsblues blues • September 19, 2016 • 18

November 5, the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), US Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA), Canadian Steel Producers Association (CSPA), the Mexican steel industry Chamber of Commerce (CANACERO), the Latin American Iron and Steel Institute (ALACERO), Eurofer (EUROFER ), the Brazilian steel Institute (ACO), North America specialty steel Association (SSINA) and pipes and fittings imported Committee (CPTI) issued a joint statement expressing concern on the efforts of China in December 2016 (...)

C.DD converted 6th floor of a flat in China into a container-like living and working space

WA Contents • September 15, 2016 • 1187

Multi-disciplinary design firm C.DD has transformed 6th floor of rear flat into a new living and working space by using solid teakwood and handmade decorative tile. Located in Guangdong, China, the project was developed as part of the Future Town Office and the studio melts the boundaries of traditional living and woking spaces through the use of flexibility. C.DD, led by LI Xing-Lin and HE Xiao-Ping, the designers explain that the project name takes the same name of a HK mov (...)

Extremes meet, a weak recovery in Chinese steel market

sdjsblues blues • September 14, 2016 • 21

Macro focus1, re-introduction of Tangshan City at 0:00 on September 10 to 24, 24 ambient air quality improvement and strengthen measures to deal with emissions of iron and steel enterprises. Including unfinished sintering machine flue gas desulfurization wet electrostatic precipitator dust or mist deep purification business rationale for the rule of sintering machine to reduce emissions by 50%; more than one sintering machine business, press "Weather in Tangshan City, heavy pollution emergency p (...)

After the G20 summit, the steel trading business must know something

sdjsblues blues • September 14, 2016 • 25

Hangzhou G20 summit was concluded on the 5th summit fruitful. September 3, President Xi Jinping attended the Group of Twenty in Hangzhou Business Summit opening ceremony and delivered a keynote speech. President Xi Jinping introduced, beginning in 2016, we are vigorously promoting supply-side structural reforms, the initiative to regulate supply and demand, and then use the five-year period Yajian crude steel production capacity of 100 million to 150 million tons, with 3 years to 5 years then ex (...)

Fall in steel prices, iron ore prices are Gone

sdjsblues blues • September 13, 2016 • 27

Our dependence on iron ore imports continue to riseDeputy Secretary General of China Iron and Steel Industry Association, Wang Yingsheng, the first half, ASEAN, Middle East, South Korea and China is still the largest destination for steel exports, but to the European Union, North America, South America, exports fell significantly, which is China's steel exports encounter more trade friction cases Area. Secretary of the Board and Chief Minister of Nanjing Iron & Steel Securities Departme (...)

Whether the "Black Monday" re-staged house prices will rally?

sdjsblues blues • September 13, 2016 • 28

With the "Black Monday" to describe today's steel market is not an exaggeration, billets and finished products, all futures dropped sharply, down 30-80 yuan Tang-type, small narrow down 70-80 yuan, down 60 small factories resources wire, plate, screw down 30-40 after falling market turnover is still bleak futures plunge dampened market confidence, more intraday discount rate increase, the overall market is a mess, around the spot market prices have now dropped.Since the end of August, the d (...)

"Transaction outbreak of" steel instability, loss stung who

sdjsblues blues • September 13, 2016 • 21

"Golden month" unlimited reverie parties to the Steel City, which is replicated this year's "gold and three silver four" turning point, but in early September, the market was opened to shock fell, as of September 12 nationwide average price of 3521 yuan cold-rolled / ton, compared with August 31 daily drop in price 12 yuan / ton. Undeniably current market price already out of the track, into a serious loss of adversity again, it also allows the parties very confused, why the off-season hike (...)