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Old November 22nd, 2007, 02:34 AM   #1
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Great Beijing Wheel 208 m.(under construction)

Hi to all....
beijing wheel
height:208 m.
weight:2'800 tons
capsules:48
passengers:40 per capsules
opening: 1st quarter 2008
The beijing great wheel will be the tallest wheel in the world,This will be the largest ferris wheel in the world, higher than the Star of Nanchang, the Singapore Flyer the London Eye and even the great dubai wheel.
Both Dubai wheel (185 m) and beijing wheel (208 m) will be build and managed by the great whell corporation.
its for Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics..it is expected to be opened on 1st quarter 2008....
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http://www.greatwheel.com/beijing_english.htm
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Old November 22nd, 2007, 03:24 AM   #2
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A thread concerning this project already exists in the General Urban Developments section. Check this link:
http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=543998
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Old November 23rd, 2007, 06:59 AM   #3
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Nice development. I definittely like it.
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Old November 24th, 2007, 01:10 AM   #4
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lol i wonder where they got the idea from?
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