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2014-09-10 16:27:49

NEW YORK, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This year's completion of the 2.2 Million sf Eurasia Tower, designed by Swanke Hayden Connell Architects (Swanke), represents the successful culmination of a decade-long immersion in the development of the "New Russia", and expands the firm's international architectural expertise to include high-rise, mixed-use design. This 72-story tower--the first mixed-use, steel tower in Russia--is located within the new, 30 Million sf, 148-acre Moscow...

2014-09-09 08:34:25

DUBLIN, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Elevator and Escalator Market in the GCC 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Elevators and escalators are deployed in buildings for the smooth and easy movement of people and goods within a building's premises. Elevators and escalators are installed in commercial buildings, residential buildings, mixed-used buildings, IT parks, hotels,...

2014-08-05 23:04:41

Supplied 37 high-rise elevators; PORT Technology destination-dispatch system; Six eco-friendly escalators; Seamless integration of technology and design help 4 World Trade Center achieve world-class mobility, security and sustainability; 4 World Trade Center received LEED Gold certification from USGBC (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Schindler Elevator Corporation has provided state-of-the-art elevator technology at 4 World Trade Center including 37 custom high-performance Schindler 7000...

2014-06-10 04:22:52

UDEN, The Netherlands, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dutch Invention Demonstrated to the World at Fire Safety Conference London Residents and workers in skyscrapers and other tall buildings are often trapped in case of a fire, 9/11 has demonstrated. The newly developed Evacuator offers a last resort, allowing them to slowly and safely descend on a steel cable at the outside of the building. Worldwide the device can save thousands of lives, from residents in tall...

2014-06-06 23:03:54

Ticket Down announces that they have rolled back ticket prices for Demi Lovato in 2014. Add promo code DISCOUNT for added savings. New York (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Demi Lovato, the 21-year-old native of Albuquerque, New Mexico, has been active in the music business since before she was a teenager and all her experience has helped her become a star. Six years ago, she was just 15 and had already released her first solo album and has since worked toward being one of the biggest young stars...

2013-08-27 23:30:51

Bay Fastening Systems recaps a list originally published by CNN that features 25 great skyscrapers. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 On August 27, Bay Fastening Systems, a full service distributor of engineered fastening systems, recaps a list of 25 iconic skyscrapers. A CNN.com article from August 6th titled “25 Great Skyscrapers: Icons of Construction,” lists 25 iconic skyscrapers from all over the world. According to the article, the list was not chosen from the tallest or...

2013-08-13 23:28:14

Bay Fastening Systems, a blind rivet distributor comments, on the construction of the world’s tallest building in China. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 On August 13, Bay Fastening systems, a full service distributor of engineered fastening systems, comments on an article from CNN that discusses how China has started construction on the world’s tallest building. A July 25th article titled “China Starts Work On World’s Tallest Building” from CNN.com discusses how China will...

2013-06-17 23:19:17

Bay Fastening Systems issues a statement of support following news that the One World Trade Center tower has reached its final height after the installation of a 124-meter spire. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 On June 17, Bay Fastening Systems, a blind rivet distributor, relays its thoughts on the construction of the One World Trade Center building. According to an article by Design Build Source, the One World Trade Center building has reached its final height. The installation of the...

2013-06-14 23:01:55

Bay Fastening Systems, a full service distributor of engineered fastening systems, encourages builders and architects to consider the benefits of wooden skyscrapers following a report by The Star that details new developments in wooden construction materials. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 On June 14, pop rivet distributor Bay Fastening Systems considers the benefits of wooden skyscrapers over concrete skyscrapers and encourages builders and architects to weigh the pros and cons of...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.