Profitability of the building: 1.1 million. The damper is designed to counteract swaying motions due to the effect of wind on the building and reduces the building’s movement due to wind by as much as 50%. Number of views cód miód piękno co tu dużo gadać ja chce do Nowego Jorka!!!!!!!!!!!! It is certainly striking, but it is poorly proportioned and inelegant. 5/10 - the aluminum and glass dance with the light well, but the tower is blocky and monotonous, the shape of the top is not very elegant, and the base - well, i agree with Subdude - it looks like it's walking on stilts, and the effect is unnatural, topheavy, and disturbing - just like, as Subdude observes, the Rainier Tower in Seattle - I have seen a picture of this tower, and Paul Goldberger in his book "On the Rise", refers to its disturbing small base carrying a much larger tower as narcisistic self-indulgence on the architect's part, if I recall correctly. Citigroup Center was the first skyscraper in the United States to feature a tuned mass damper. thanks, I love New York! The sloping roof gives expression to the high modernity of the building. : 21171. I need the measurements for it (like the base, height, width, and the measurements for the angle–in feet). The base and the way it solved problems that it encountered like almost no other designed skyscraper could get through, surprises me. byłem kiedys w tym budynku. The tallest building in New York is One World Trade Center, which rises 1,776 feet (541 m). When the 59-story Citicorp Center was built in 1977 in Midtown Manhattan, the majestic glass tower with its sharply sloped roof was one of the tallest buildings in the world. NYC - Citicorp Center The Citigroup Center, formerly Citicorp Center, located at 601 Lexington Avenue between 53rd Street and 54th Street is a 59-floor, 915-foot skyscraper and one of the most distinctive and imposing in New York's skyline, with a 45° angled top and a unique stilt-style base. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. i love esb
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