The Saint Petersburg TV Tower is a 310 metre high lattice steel tower in Saint Petersburg, Russia. It was built in 1962 and was the first TV tower in the Soviet Union. It is used for FM- and TV-broadcasting.
The Saint Petersburg TV Tower features an observation platform at a height of 191 m. The tower is located at 3 Ulitsa Akademika Pavlova. The nearest metro station is Petrogra...
Sydney Tower (formerly known as the AMP Tower, AMP Centrepoint Tower, Centrepoint Tower or just Centrepoint) is Sydney and Australia's tallest free-standing structure, as well as the second tallest observation tower in the Southern Hemisphere (after Auckland's Sky Tower). The tower stands 305 metres above the central business district. The observation deck, which is open to the public, is 250 m...
Yellow Crane Tower is an historic tower, often rebuilt, that stands on Snake HillYellow Crane Tower itself is a famous tower at the bank of Yangtze River in the city of Wuhan, central China. Tourists can obtain a fine view of the Yangtze River from the top of the tower. Yellow Crane Tower is considered one of the Four Great Towers of China.
KL tower, with the height of 421 meters, is the world's forth tallest telecommunication tower in the world as well as the tallest telecommunication tower in South East Asia. It also hold a record as the tallest tower that is made from concrete with the weight of 100K tonnes. For more details visit the website: www.menarakl.com.my
In the mid 17th century the Hospitallers continued on this line of building new towers. In fact from 1636 to 1657 Grand Master Lascaris paid for the building of another seven towers.
These were Lippija Tower in Gnejna Bay, Fra Ben Tower in Qawra, Ghajn Tuffieha Tower in Ghajn Tuffieha, St. George’s Bay Tower in St. George’s Bay, Nadur Tower in Bingemma, Wied iz-Zurrieq Tower in Zurrieq ...
The Kamzík TV Tower is a 200 metre high TV Tower overlooking the City of Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. It sits on Kamzík hill, part of the Little Carpathians. The Kamzík TV Tower was built in 1975 and has an observation deck and restaurant open for visitors. Its design is somewhat unusual.
Macau Tower, also known as Macau Sky Tower, is a tower located in Macau, a special administrative region of People's Republic of China. From ground level to the highest point it is 338 m 1109 ft. The main observation level is 223 m 732 ft above ground. [From Wikipedia]
This building, almost twice the height of Sears, would have a resident population of 50,000. It is estimated that this tower would cost 10billion to build and have an impressive floor area of 1,039,206m squared.
The tower was the victim of the bursting of the real-estate bubble in Japan, but Foster maintains that he still hopes to build a version of this building. An unpublished...
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