How China Built a Hospital in 10 Days

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References:
[1] www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/01/mining-coronavirus-genomes-clues-outbreak-s-origins
[2] translate.google.com/translate?sl=zh-CN&tl=en&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwjw.wuhan.gov.cn%2Ffront%2Fweb%2FshowDetail%2F2019123108989
[3] www.nytimes.com/2020/01/08/health/china-pneumonia-outbreak-virus.html?searchResultPosition=2
[4] www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports/
[5] www.china.org.cn/english/2003/Jun/66155.htm
[6] www.china.org.cn/english/2003/Sep/75309.htm
[7] www.statista.com/statistics/279942/the-largest-construction-contractors-worldwide-based-on-total-revenue/
[8] www.wsj.com/articles/how-china-can-build-a-coronavirus-hospital-in-10-days-11580397751?ns=prod/accounts-wsj
[9] archpaper.com/2019/08/new-report-modular-construction-business-booming/
[10] www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/3047943/live-wuhan-millions-tune-watch-china-build-coronavirus-hospitals
[11] www.wsj.com/articles/united-american-airlines-suspend-hong-kong-service-as-coronavirus-saps-demand-11580897463

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  1. Jooshi McKenski

    Jooshi McKenskiЦагийн өмнө

    You forgot to show how they're leaking a shit ton of water and are very very poor quality.

  2. albu obscure

    albu obscureЦагийн өмнө

    Wow, how much did china pay you for this?

  3. albu obscure

    albu obscureЦагийн өмнө

    Easy, they didn't.

  4. Simon Savard

    Simon Savard2 цагийн өмнө

    Massive undertaking which would never ever work here. Of course its a very simple design, with prefab units, where quality isnt really a worry, in a situation where money and efficiency is no object but still... Coordinating a thousand workers on the same site in such a short notice, making them work as a giant team, with everyone arriving at the right time with the supplies is just amazing. Anyone working as a project manager in construction will know that. Communism has its good sides i guess.

  5. Bea Sted

    Bea Sted2 цагийн өмнө

    China: builds hospital in 10 days me: thinks of this comment in just as many

  6. archballz

    archballz2 цагийн өмнө

    Obviously guys this is out of desperation!

  7. Ieuan Hunt

    Ieuan Hunt3 цагийн өмнө

    Because they don't care about building safety standards.

  8. Louis Wu

    Louis Wu3 цагийн өмнө

    Now Japan need that speed I am pretty sure.

  9. DK

    DK3 цагийн өмнө

    It's not a hospital, it's a morgue. Watch some of the videos on Twitter, some real videos from staff, hear their stories. This here is just edited footage from the China advertisements they organized themselves. You won't hear or see the truth coming out of that hospital in the official public channels. It's China we are talking about. The country that is treating the Uyghurs the way Hitler treated the Jews. The difference is in the 1940s the world cared enough to go and fight him. Right now we are numb from all the social media. We see horrible stuff and think to ourselves for 3-4 seconds "man, this gotta suck hard" and we keep scrolling before our mood goes down. My point is China caused this outbreak out of negligence and made it worse by lying about the numbers and the scale of the problem in the beginning when it would've been easier to fight it. We should not praise them for this hospital, we should keep them accountable.

  10. aarav bara

    aarav bara5 цагийн өмнө

    99% of the people are cracking jokes 1% other

  11. K Nav

    K Nav5 цагийн өмнө

    One of the advantages of NOT having Democracy.

  12. Ahil Moti

    Ahil Moti5 цагийн өмнө

    in Kenya is everything could have disappeared in 10days....first thing the land to build the hospital would have been grabbed...second finance swindled all....

  13. Kolt45 Gaming

    Kolt45 Gaming6 цагийн өмнө

    You mean that hospital that is falling apart after 1 rainfall? Ya, HARD PASS.

  14. Cain Marco

    Cain Marco6 цагийн өмнө

    the comments section are filled with complaints about their government's failure to speed up building infrastructures. children, children, may i remind you that they have to build this fast OUT OF DESPERATION. just think about it. ya small minded kids

  15. Bryan D

    Bryan D6 цагийн өмнө

    Hmm - how about the first "unofficial" report of the virus by Li Wenliang?

  16. SuperWolf YT

    SuperWolf YT6 цагийн өмнө

    They used premium currency to speed up build time

  17. drhominidae

    drhominidae6 цагийн өмнө

    Concrete does not dry...it cures.

  18. Nemesis T-Type

    Nemesis T-Type7 цагийн өмнө

    Check out twitter. That hospital is now soaking wet when it rained. Seems like a rushed job is not that great.

  19. George Osprey

    George Osprey7 цагийн өмнө

    They call it a hospital.. but it doesn't treat anyone. It has bars on the windows. There are rumors that there are no doctors. You have to walk 200 meters to get to a washroom... said one patient.

  20. 白夜秋痕

    白夜秋痕5 цагийн өмнө

    ???Are you kidding me? Yesterday some patients be healthy

  21. bnetolldnataman

    bnetolldnataman8 цагийн өмнө

    Tell me they didn’t know this outbreak was going down......

  22. Yellow 45

    Yellow 458 цагийн өмнө

    Xi: “I’ve been fighting this thing since January 7th!!” Everyone else: ...”you’ve known this was serious... since January 7th!? Wuhhan had a potluckk on the 29th!!!!!!!” Xi: .....✌️

  23. Straywen Love

    Straywen Love8 цагийн өмнө

    spreadiing CCP lies , officially makes you a piece of filth

  24. dark black

    dark black10 цагийн өмнө

    china: builds a hospital in 10 days philippines: renovates a public clinic in 10 months

  25. Timo Okello

    Timo Okello10 цагийн өмнө

    The novel coronavirus was not from eating any while animals... you haven't done your research but repeating lies.

  26. Joe JJJ

    Joe JJJ10 цагийн өмнө

    answer: via prefabs

  27. blattimus

    blattimus11 цагийн өмнө

    How China totally bungled their response to this crisis, spent the first weeks threatening and arresting anybody who reported on it, including doctors; had a feast for 100 000 people in Wuhan with shared plates to show there's no problem; waited 3 weeks to send experts to the region; massively lied to the world about the extent of the crisis and allowed it to massively spread; continue to lie about the situation and pat themselves on the back for their excellent response, because the state feelings are so sensitive that they can't stand the least criticism without breaking out in tears; lock down neighbourhoods with force and drag people suspected of infection to mass detention facilities; steal private cars for state use (strangely, only Ferraris are required for the people's war against the disease;) and according to a recent report by a Chinese university, probably released the disease in the first place due to patent incompetence at their bio weapons lab 300 meters from the food market widely blamed for the outbreak. The only real tragedy for the Chinese dictatorship is they won't be able to sell the organs of those who died from the virus in military hospitals, as they do with those forcibly removed from political dissidents by the millions. But this is China, so in all probability, they will sell them anyway.

  28. Onety

    Onety11 цагийн өмнө

    Hospital speedrun any%

  29. Hal 9000

    Hal 900012 цагийн өмнө

    Like they build everything else: cheaply suing slave labor and no regard at all to the environment.

  30. kzh

    kzh12 цагийн өмнө

    World: ah! China builds a hospital in 10 days! US: I am not impressed at all. World: Why not? US: Guess I can destroy this hospital less than 10 minutes.

  31. LeBrigand

    LeBrigand12 цагийн өмнө

    And now, just two weeks after its completion, that hospital is already leaking and crumbling. Well done! Chinese engineering at its best!

  32. Super Basic News

    Super Basic News12 цагийн өмнө

    They had a biological virus center with live bats, 300 meters from ”wetmarket” So I hear do your own research.

  33. AweSomo84

    AweSomo8412 цагийн өмнө

    It’s already breaking down and it’s not a hospitol it’s a detention center

  34. Mokilok9

    Mokilok912 цагийн өмнө

    Are there any videos of this hospital operational?

  35. LeBrigand

    LeBrigand12 цагийн өмнө

    Yes, and they show that thing leaking all over the place, with electric cords swimming in water in the halls...

  36. Christian Knight

    Christian Knight12 цагийн өмнө

    You mean hospital tents with mass dug grave

  37. Dustin Cordell

    Dustin Cordell13 цагийн өмнө

    its not a hospital its a glorified tenement with beds you guys buy into propaganda to much

  38. M S

    M S13 цагийн өмнө

    The are building a concentration camp rather than a hospital.

  39. top 5 everything

    top 5 everything14 цагийн өмнө

    This video was made possible by china

  40. CarefreeBDO

    CarefreeBDO14 цагийн өмнө

    why not build a few more hospitals for the rest of 70k infected?

  41. Igor Jin

    Igor Jin15 цагийн өмнө

    China builds hospital in 10 days. Others be like : COMMUNISTS , NO HUMAN RIGHTS, POOR QUALITY. REEERRREEEEEEEEEEEEE

  42. Himanshu Shekhar

    Himanshu Shekhar15 цагийн өмнө

    Just propaganda to diver the government attrocities on corona virus whistleblower

  43. Terry Wong

    Terry Wong15 цагийн өмнө

    This video is not reflecting all the truths of what happened during the contruction process, wokers are infected with the virus due to poor hygiene. Moreover, after 5 days of the opneing of the hospital only 86 beds are available for use. I've been a fan of the channel beacuse of it's informational videos but this seems more like a propagenda from China to me.

  44. Autumn Leaf

    Autumn Leaf15 цагийн өмнө

    Did you guys forget the news that it collapsed 10 days afterwards? Read the news. The rain entered the building, and frosting caused expansion and destroyed the buildings already.

  45. Miki Flokster

    Miki Flokster16 цагийн өмнө

    China builds US destroys, simple as that. Maybe this is why everybody love China and no one like US.

  46. Alex ander

    Alex ander16 цагийн өмнө

    im just speechless! i think china will conquer this virus soon !

  47. imjustsaying tho

    imjustsaying tho17 цагийн өмнө

    Yahhh, bullshit! This wasn't an accident spontaneously materialized in the local exotic goods market. That marketplace was too easy , too convenient. The authorities just scapegoated the most convenient place around. This is a biological weapon, intentionally developed to sweep through contemporary human settlements. Take care everyone. And good luck. We're gonna need it .

  48. Ghost

    Ghost17 цагийн өмнө

    This comment section is 90% memes, 10 actual comments.

  49. Tree Bark

    Tree Bark17 цагийн өмнө

    Dont be rediculous. Its a marketing stunt. When the worker handed over the hospital, only 85 beds or so can be used. It lacks equipment and so forth, not fully functioning basically its just an empty shell. Also did you realise the window have metal bar cover all over it. Its to prevent patients escape! Also the army is "monitoring" the whole hospital. Its a concentration camp. So that you will die there and not roar around. They're not expect to cure anyone.

  50. Trail Hound

    Trail Hound17 цагийн өмнө

    #fakenews

  51. Jimmy Cincinnati

    Jimmy Cincinnati17 цагийн өмнө

    In Comunist China, Dormitorium Is Called hospital.

  52. Brian

    Brian18 цагийн өмнө

    concrete doesn't dry. It "sets" which just means cures or a chemical reaction happens

  53. John Zimiskes

    John Zimiskes18 цагийн өмнө

    This would be hilarious if the CCP wasnt responsible for the virus creation.

  54. LiangHuBBB

    LiangHuBBB19 цагийн өмнө

    you see these rooms in that hospital, no equipment or anything at all, no doctors anywere around the finished hospital, just army ppl get caught and die in there without any treatment, its raining everything is wet in these rooms, the hospital is just a massgrave, you get in you wont survive. pplwake now check out guo miles, newsmonger and koreana jones for real news

  55. ҳҲ̸Ҳ̸ҳ

    ҳҲ̸Ҳ̸ҳ19 цагийн өмнө

    In india , nothing is being done unless it affects brahmins if anythig affects OBC/ST/ST/minorities , they would have themselves created extermination centers to kill rather than building hospitals .

  56. GyroCannon

    GyroCannon21 цагийн өмнө

    We'd be so screwed in the US since having multiple companies / state agencies coordinate would mean a crap ton of deadlock or bottlenecks. Even within a company, there's a lot of "Oh that's not my department" bs that slows everything down

  57. Chen Kui

    Chen Kui21 цагийн өмнө

    🤣🤣🤣

  58. fans kosovo tv

    fans kosovo tv21 цагийн өмнө

    To build the hospital maybe they took so many workers (2M maybe).Thats my idea

  59. Teck Hoh Ng

    Teck Hoh Ng21 цагийн өмнө

    Building a hospital in record time is laudable.But, more importantly containing the virus from spreading is of paramount importance.

  60. Whoop

    Whoop22 цагийн өмнө

    I love the effectiveness of factories. We might see tall buildings built in days in poor places in Africa in the future

  61. Yoda

    Yoda22 цагийн өмнө

    The hospital's warranty expires next month, it does.

  62. Ahmer Imam

    Ahmer Imam22 цагийн өмнө

    here in toronto, they started construction on kennedy station to expand and improve it or whatever, when i was 17. i'm turning 23 in a month and it's still a mess, traffic's always a mess around the area.