Ups and Downs of the World’s 16th tallest structure

Low_hitachi100128 At 231 meters tall, this Hitachi Tower ranks as about the 15th tallest in the World. –List of the tallest buildings and structures in the world.

G1TOWER, World’s Tallest Elevator Research Tower

Tokyo, Jan 28, 2010 – (JCN Newswire) – Hitachi today announced that in April of this year, it will complete the “G1TOWER,” a research tower that is currently under construction at an elevator R&D and manufacturing base in Hitachinaka City, Ibaraki Prefecture. Measuring 213 meters above ground, this will be the tallest elevator research facility in the worldmore

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