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|Domus Vista in Frederiksberg was build 1969 with a hight of 105 meters in 30 stories and 460 appartments.|
At that time the tallest appartment building in Europe. Today it's still the tallest.
In the beginning there was a hotel included at street level but it closed in the early 1970th. Instead a shopping center and a library was made.
|40 Wall Street is a 70-story skyscraper in New York City completed in 1930 after only 11 months of construction. It is located on the north side of Wall Street between Broad Street and William Street. It was first known as Bank of Manhattan Trust Building when it was built. Its pinnacle reaches 927 feet (282.5m) and was very briefly the tallest building in the world, soon surpassed by the Chrys...||12/13/2006||631|
|Tallest building South Korea from 1985 to 2002 when surpassed by Mok-dong Hyperion I, Tower A.|
Although the observation deck is on the 63rd floor there are only 60 floors above ground.
It was the tallest building in Asia when completed but was surpassed a year later by OUB Centre in Singapore.
The first and the second basement floors house a large aq...
|The Abraj Al-Bait Towers also known as the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower is a complex topped out in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The building holds several world records in the construction world, including: the tallest hotel in the world, constructed with the tallest clock tower in the world and displaying the world's largest clock face, the world's largest building floor area, and will become the sec...||10/24/2011||999|
|The Prudential Tower (part of the Prudential Center complex) is Boston's second-tallest skyscraper after the John Hancock Tower. It was designed by Charles Luckman and Associates for Prudential Insurance. Completed in 1964, the building is 750 ft (229 m) tall and has 52 floors. It dwarfed the 1947 John Hancock building, spurring the rival insurance company to build the 1975 John Hancock Tower w...||04/27/2006||414|
|The building known by Bostonians as the John Hancock Tower, or colloquially, the "New" Hancock Tower, is officially named Hancock Place. It is a 60-story, 790-foot-tall (241 meter) skyscraper designed by I.M. Pei and Henry N. Cobb of the firm of Pei, Cobb and Freed. It was completed in 1976. In 1977 the AIA presented Cobb with a National Honor Award for the John Hancock Tower.|
|Karachi, biggest and most populous city of Pakistan, also has the tallest building of the country - The Habib Bank Plaza.||10/08/2005||982|
|The Chrysler Building in Manhattan, NYC. Designed by William Van Allen for Walter P. Chrysler and completed in 1930. It was the tallest building in the world for just a few short months until it was overtaken by The Empire State Building. The spire of the building, as well as the hood ornament gargoyles are made of German Nirosta metal. The lobby is made of Italian and South African marble and ...||08/04/2005||1,063|
|currently Hong Kong's 3rd tallest and designed by I.M. Pei.|
It's a truly remarkable building and one of the most beautiful ever built.
The building has a small skydeck on the 42nd floor, which gives a view to the northwest.
This deck can be entered without admission.
|Twins were the tallest skyscrapers in Istanbul and the Balkan peninsula for 7 years (1993-2000).|
The 52-floor IS Towers (Height: 158 m) are the tallest office building complex in Turkey and the Balkan peninsula (southeastern Europe).
|The Turning Torso in Malmo, Sweden is designed by Santiago Calatrava. It is the second tallest apartment building in Europe and tallest in the Scandinavian region. ||04/02/2007||613|
|designed by Atelier SDG and developed by the Sunland Group Ltd.;|
- the name Q1 refers to Queensland number One;
- building costs were approximately US$ 307 million;
- tallest building in Gold Coast City, Queensland, Australia, and Southern Hemisphere.