At each of the corners of this huge building, two equally large columns were erected to support the main load.
These columns contain 8 cm thick steel plates.
According to technicians, it can withstand earthquakes of up to 7 on the Richter scale and winds of over 450kph.
This is due to a mass damper located between the 88th and 92nd floors, consisting of a large golden steel ball weighing 680 tonnes, made of 41 steel plates and suspended from eight steel cables..
The giant steel modules were assembled in the south of the country and transported to Taipei by special vehicles.
What do you think of these curious facts about the steel in these three well-known buildings?