Water Cube 02
It's the National Aquatics Center, nicknamed the "Water
Cube",and located by Beijing's North Fourth Ring Road, was
inaugurated and delivered for use on the morning of January 28, 2008.
It took over four years to construct the Olympic venue, which is a new landmark in Beijing.
The project's ETFE air cushion structures are the first of their kind to be used in China and the largest and most complicated membrane system in any single project in the world.