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WTC Tower’s Symbolic Rise

3 years agoNews : The Daily Beast

One World Trade Center’s rise as New York’s tallest skyscraper is the latest milestone in the nation’s recovery from 9/11, says Michael Daly.
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New World Trade Center deemed tallest US skyscraper

Arts : Artdaily (last year)

Citing its role as a "symbol of resurgence," a panel declared Tuesday that New York's One World Trade Center will be the tallest US skyscraper once it is completed, topping the former Sears Tower in Chicago. Architects at the Counci... Read Post

One World Trade Center named tallest US building

News : The Newsroom (last year)

NEW YORK (AP) — They set out to build the tallest skyscraper in the world — a giant that would rise a symbolic 1,776 feet from the ashes of ground zero. Read Post

Africa's tallest skyscraper slated for construction in 2015

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmag (14 hours ago)

In June 2015, Dubai-based Middle East Development plans to begin work on a new skyscraper that will be the tallest in Africa. Based in Casablanca, Morocco, the mixed-use tower will rise to a height of 540 m (1,771 ft), easily dwarfi... Read Post

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