How China Built a Hospital in 10 Days

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    [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/
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    [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
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    Published on 14 days ago

    Comments

    1. GP D

      This building was poorly constructed. They literally laid the foundations on dirt without any thought to the load bearing process. This is a mockery to construction. Do not think building a hospital in 10 days is a good thing. This monstrosity is a health hazard. This is truly fake news, and should not be marveled at.

    2. Henry Z

      China: *builds hospital in 10 days* Wendover: lets take a look at how 1 hospital was- China: *finishes building even larger hospital* Wendover: ....we're gonna need HAI

    3. cgarzs

      Yey. Paywalled exclusive content that I'll never get to see. Tell me more about how awesome the things I wont have are.

    4. Tou Yang

      China: builds hospital in 10 days Me: still trying to put case on phone after 10 days

    5. two fortissimo

      They must hired the workers from C&C Generals

    6. Bob Ross

      China:builds hospital in 10 days Chicago: fixes a single pot hole in 50 years

    7. T

      China got tons of left over prefabricated building parts from building those prison camps for the Uyghur minorities.

    8. Bob Ross

      China: builds church in 10 days Spain: builds church in 200 years

    9. Joshua Choi

      Canada takes 10 years to build a very small hospital

    10. Karma Fields

      I hope you make an update video showing massive leaking and falling apart that is happening to this makeshift facility 😅🤷🏼‍♂️

    11. Jasmine Sierra

      Doomsday apocalypse Jesus is coming

    12. Jenn W

      It took a year to get that cbc line @ 9:45 where I work...

    13. Matthee Latham

      Looks abit ghetto tho

    14. ahhchoo

      You should look deeper into China's recent history with construction quality. I will happy if this "hospital" is still standing under it's own power in 3 years. ukmine.info/vid/VE9ISWhzaHlXRTQ/video.html Here's a glimpse of the hospital now. It's already falling apart.

    15. Will Doherty

      what did u get paid by the Chinese govt to make them look better? cause u missing alot of details bud jesus christ "if anyone was going to pull this off, it was them" r u fuckin with me right?

    16. Ric Nyc

      China: built a hospital in 10 days. Brazil: Queiroz (best friend of Bolsonaro) has been hiding from justice for 2 years.

    17. Super Mann 3

      they built a large box!

    18. gupsphoo

      Funny how China relentlessly showed how fast they were building this hospital, but showed very little after it was completed. Because it turned out to be just a concentration camp which hardly qualifies as a medical facility. It was hastily constructed to cram all the sick people there who await their eventual death and cremation.

    19. SeaJay Oceans

      Impressive Construction - this is not only an achievement for China, this is a great success for the human species. Space Ships are great - but building all of this so quickly will be a great help to many people. Save Lives. Repent, Pray, and learn from Jesus.

    20. Bram Slootmans

      Do they also build their *Uighur concentration camps* this quick??

    21. Chris

      While at my school 2 weeks to flatten the ground for a new building

    22. Eric Cook

      See how long it takes for it to fall apart.

    23. Isaac Souza

      you removed the video about brazil, why?

    24. Flyz it Dies

      Imagine you have a massive empty lot next door to you.... you go on vacation for just 10 days... you come back and there’s a fucking hospital

    25. John Zhirzhan

      They did not build a hospital in 10 days they made a holding facility it would be impossible to build a hospital in 10 days

    26. Keep Smiling

      Lmao, thought he was going to give the second mask to her

    27. Rui Chanoca

      The answer is "by cutting corners". The hospital is already degrading and flooding.

    28. Doc

      May you please update this video to include the fact that Dr. Li WenLiang of Wuhan tried to raise the alarm when he found CoronaVirus cases rapidly spreading in mid December, but the local Chinese government forced him to sign a reprimand that stated he was lying/spreading propaganda. They silenced him. He’s now dead of the same virus he tried to warn us about. He’s a MARTYR and should be honored as such.

    29. slightly blue

      "Hospitals" ಠ_ʖಠ

      1. 郁淇

        Institutions providing medical and surgical treatment and nursing care for sick or injured people, check. So yes, hospitals.

    30. xing xu

      你为啥这么专业,你的信息都是哪来的?

    31. Skr K

      OMG time is life

    32. Skr K

      OMG time is life

    33. p R

      It ain't a hospital

    34. Jani Akujärvi

      What good did it do for them anyway.

    35. Khrashing Phantom

      Built a hospital in 10 days?! Well actually that sounds absolutely plausible. Get a TON of people working constantly on one thing, without having to worry about zoning, use a pre-made plan/template you already have access to, have a prefabricated lot, and work constantly until the project is done. A lot of people will say this hospital is poorly built, but I believe it is not worse than any other hospital in the area, it was just built quickly because of a ultra dedication to it. That same concept can be brought to any building project here in the U.S. Red tape conversation aside (seriously I don't want to talk about red tape in the U.S) if you dedicate a large sector of people working constantly on 1 thing it would get done fairly quickly. Especially if they have the resources to do it on hand at the start.

    36. Antonio Carniero

      Guess this is one of the benefits of an autocracy.

    37. Zen Stup

      First day arrive China, wow this country has nothing. 10 days later leaving the hotel be like "have I been sleeping for 10 years?"

    38. Bansiew MNgap

      In the absence of corruption, it's amazing how much progress humans can make

    39. GAMESTER SQUAD Official

      I thought u were Half As Interesting

      1. Aiden Pearce

        It's his second channel.

    40. Smirk

      Isn’t it leaking??? Building a hospital in 10 days is a very bad idea. Also it’s not a hospital if it has metal bars on windows...

    41. Officer Pulaski

      It wasn't really a hospital, it was a big warehouse!

    42. Don Dutch

      Leviticus 11

    43. wunderwaffenhund

      But the hospitals are garbage unsanitary and without basic resources.

    44. Christian Durr

      China: blulds Hospital in 10 days | USA: build tower in 10 months

    45. EuroDancer 98

      Spoiler: They didn't

    46. TexStar Gaming

      This doesn't make up the fact that China was the one who caused the outbreak to reach this far. Arresting people who speak out on the Virus. THIS IS THEIR FAULT! ALL OF IT! DOWN WITH CHINA!

    47. Choi'Story

      Regardless of its quality and success or failure, I am impressed. It was possible because it was China. The party says it needs to be done, they do. Is it good or bad?

      1. Aiden Pearce

        Both, it could be used for good things and bad things. Supreme power should have its shortcomings or else you get totalitarian China.

    48. deSuperNoodle

      JUST STOP EAT’N YOUR DA GUM CATS!

    49. ABHEY SEHRAWAT

      These are the cases where democracy fails because in democracy they would have taken 3 months just to decide if there is a need for an extra hospital.

    50. Sriparno Baksi

      By China Work.

    51. robox91

      I work at a company who could do this. I only need a lot more colleague's.

    52. Shane Zhang

      The virus was intensionally leaked from the P4 lab for GOD'S SAKE.

    53. Mikhail Angel

      quarantine facilities, more like medical interment camps

    54. Yuri Chan

      An hundreds construction worker build Wuhan hospital in 10 Days Same speed as One Minecrafter build Wuhan Hospital in Creative Mode for 10 days 1 Days Clearing the area and make combination project 1 Days build the foundation 4 Days Interior 2 Days working on Redstone and Command Block 2 Days Detailing

    55. Joshua Tidalgo

      And collapses 1 day after built.

    56. Akbar Mutasa

      Just took 25 years building one in my city here in Africa, of course thanks to AID and NGO programs

    57. Swaggy Country

      8:46 I thought they hated them. Oh well.

    58. Huehuehue Hue

      1420 virus 1620 virus 1720 virus 1820 virus 1920 virus 2020 virus coincidence? I THINK FUCKING NOT

    59. Colin

      Yeah great hospitals they built 😂China Numba 1! Quality level of leaky hospital 👍

    60. 9JSfilms

      Do a video on the logistics of the US census this year.