Building the Future - Preview

Commonly known as “the cheese grater,” the Leadenhall Building is the pinnacle of London’s avant-garde architecture. The teams behind the project had to rethink every aspect of the traditional building model. Watch as the tower is constructed off-site, then delivered to London to be stacked and bolted together.
Aired: 4/27/2015 | 0:00:30

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  • THIRTEEN Building The Future Wednesday, May. 6 10:00pm
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