These amazing photos of the 1776 foot tall new trade center have now been published, and boy are they exciting! This new tower is certainly beautiful, and will be a source of pride no doubt to people of New York City, who have lost so much 12 years ago. See the stunning views and the enormous amount of construction this project entails!
Working above 1,700 feet in the air! Ironworkers install final sections on top of One WTC, May 2013
“Iron workers and engineers prepare the beacon that will sit on top of One WTC’s spire.”
Incredible view of the city and its new tower
“From on top of One WTC, you can see the East River Bridges, Brooklyn and Queens.”
“Window installers walk along beams at dizzying heights from the 102nd Floor of One WTC to install curtain wall panels.”
Final 2 pieces of #One WTC spire sit next to previously installed sections. When connected, One WTC will stand 1776 ft.
“Ironworkers courageously guide spire sections 17 and 18 into place.”
“Spire Gang From left to right: Kevin Boyle, Richie Christy, Brett Davis, Kevin Sabbagh, Mark Donnelly, Arthur Peart”
Looking way, way down. The Original footprints.
The WTC site
Ironworkers at #One WTC look on as the final flag-draped section of spire is hoisted to the top of the building.