e mërkurë, 16 janar 2008

Buildings uploaded for January 15, 2008

Here are the latest uploads to Google’s Cities in Development section of the 3D Warehouse since my last post.

Kaohsiung, Taiwan

ChihPing Interceptor Station

ChihPing Interceptor Station is one of the water processing center located by the Love River, Kaohsiung City. Covered with glasses on the old steel concrete structure, the architecture itself was given a new look and became a shiny spot on Love River at night.


Nihonbashi Mitsui Tower

Nuremberg, Germany

HDI-Tower, Nuremberg

The HDI-Tower in Nuremberg at lake "Woehrder See" is compounded from 2 office towers, of which the smaller one has 14 floors and the larger one 16 floors.

Barcelona, Spain

Edificio Atalaya, Barcelona.

Rome, Italy

Trajan's Column

Trajan's Column is a monument in Rome raised in honour of the Roman emperor Trajan and constructed by the architect Apollodorus of Damascus at the order of the Roman Senate. It is located in Trajan's Forum, built near the Quirinal Hill, north of the Roman Forum. Completed in 113, the freestanding column is most famous for its spiral bas relief, which commemorates Trajan's victory in the Dacian Wars.

Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Artis Planetarium

Next to Artis's main entrance is a modern building surmounted by an enormous copper dome (640 m²): the Artis Planetarium.

Ciudad de Rosario, Argentina

Aduana Rosario

Torre Sol Guaraní

San Francisco, California

San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (old East span)

The eastern cantilevered span of the SF-Oakland Bridge was the longest of its kind when built in 1933-1936 with 427 meters. The main span has a clearance of 58 meters between the deck and waterline. The deck is a double decker design and carries 5 lanes eastbound on the upper level and 5 lanes westbound on the lower level. The whole eastern span is 3102 meters long includung the truss approach spans. On average 280,000 vehicles cross the Oakland Bay Bridge every day.

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Jasper One Eleven

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