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Escalators tower Water Tower

Vertical symbol of the International Exhibition of Saragossa Expo 2008 was a tower Water Tower, which houses the exhibition «Water for Life». From the beginning, she had to look not only to attract visitors, but also be a place where they go up and down, watching the exhibits, a water park and the eastern side of the Spanish city of Zaragoza. The upper part of the building is a glass structure 73 meters in height.

The building plan in the shape of a falling drop, and its diagonal profile takes different forms depending on where you look at the building.

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The terrorist №1

Two liner were sent to the twin towers of the World Trade Center (WTC) in New York. World Trade Center is a complex of seven high-rise buildings, opened in 1973. Its dominant were the two 110-story towers — North, height 417 meters, and South — 415 meters. The first «Boeing» rammed the North Tower at 8:46 am between the 94th and 98th floors. It collapsed after a fire that lasted 102 minutes. Second liner hit the South Tower at 9:02, and 56 minutes it too collapsed. In the evening it collapsed another building complex. A third plane crashed into the

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Fifteen chapters on the dangers of slugs

TIPS walkthrough KKND

Mission 1: The Return of the Slugs

The mission is specifically designed to heat the nerve endings of your spinal cord and mouse sensors. However, some recommendations can be given here. Form a separate detachment of Dire Wolf’ov and use it as bait. Typically, this method works 100%: Slugs pursue offenders only swift and completely ignore the rest mass Berserker’ov. From arrows which makes the death …

Mission 2: Repel Them!

Kindergarten. First of all, put the production Shotgunner’ov to infinity. Then send all the power to the south, to the oil rig. Slugs crush the resistance

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GOING WITH THE FLOW

Gerry and Susan Goldwyre’s home — a converted Victorian water tower on the outskirts of Edinburgh — must surely be one of the most unusual residences in Britain. Yet they found it quite by accident.

‘Susan spotted it in the newspaper one day, and as she read out the details, I could already see the completed conversion in my mind’s eye,’ recalls Gerry, who is an architect by profession. ‘It was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to create a spectacular home. ‘I think lots of people liked the idea of living in the tower but were put off by the sheer scale

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On the old streets of Prague

Prague — one of the most fabulous European capitals.

It is called the city of a hundred spiers, the capital of the Czech kings, the golden city … On the narrow streets of the central areas of mixed various styles — Gothic, Modernist, Rococo, Renaissance, Cubism and others.

In the old part of the house all have dual numbering. On blue plate Set the official address of the house (his number under the street), and red label — a historic address to the house number within the entire area.

The walls, painted with graffiti, which in historic districts are colored

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Test TOWERS

The recent history of the test tower for elevators, ie towers built in the last decade of XX century and the first decade of the XXI century, follows the pattern of previous decades and illustrates the global nature of lift building industry.

He is PhD in architectural history from Cornell University, a member of the South-Eastern branch of the Society for Historians arhitektury.org open magazine «Elevator World».

Research and testing tower last twenty years, has an interesting architectural solutions, it had quickly become a local landmark, and their increased height reflects the need for elevators that could meet the

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CASTLE

‘A horse, a horse, my kingdom for a horse.’ In retrospect it might have done Richard III more good if he had asked for a castle! These defensive medieval buildings are found throughout the country, and exploring the dark, dank passages, the scary heights of the look-out towers, the primitive living conditions and the dungeons where the prisoners were held makes you glad that you live in the twentieth century.

This castle, I am glad to say is a far more friendly building and gives great scope for playing ‘baddies and goodies’. It is made entirely from standard plywood sheets

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In Navagrudak also restoration, with the permission of the Ministry of Culture

Here, on the hill, on the famous legend, he was buried with a golden throne Mindovg. Part of the middle "woe Mindaugas" dug maybe find traces of known grave …View from Mount Mindaugas on Parish Church and the ruins of the castle tower. Fifteen years backwards over it made an extension, not to destroy. With addition time there were no funds for the preservation and canopy itself under the influence of the rainy black. Incidentally, the Parish Church of the temple rebuilt beginning XIV, century, in which Jagiello married to Sophia Golshanskaya.A group of young nuns sent to the church

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Vasily Polyakov: I believe in the work

I believe in work, in its creative force. Believe that if a person works honestly, deliberately doing his job, then eventually he will build some sort of tower. If it every day puts a brick in the tower, at the end of his life he will be at the top of this tower, and will ensure that makingsmiling around him, and know that his life had some meaning, and he lived this life is not in vain.I have several of these towers. In 1-x, it’s personal tower, the tower of my family. Only depend on me, as will shape my

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Vasily Polyakov: I believe in the work

I believe in work, in its creative force. Believe that if a person works honestly, deliberately doing his job, then eventually he will build some sort of tower. If it every day puts a brick in the tower, at the end of his life he will be at the top of this tower, and will ensure that makingsmiling around him, and know that his life had some meaning, and he lived this life is not in vain.I have several of these towers. In 1-x, it’s personal tower, the tower of my family. Only depend on me, as will shape my

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