☼ Freedom Tower Sphere | 1 WTC New York City





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Published on Jul 3, 2012

Freedom Tower Sphere | One World Trade Center | New York City. More simply known as 1 WTC and previously known as the Freedom Tower, is the lead building of the new World Trade Center complex in Lower Manhattan, New York City. Antenna nearly finished.

The 104-story supertall skyscraper is being constructed in the northwest corner of the 16-acre World Trade Center site, occupying the location where the original 8-story 6 World Trade Center once stood. The building is bounded to the west by West Street, to the north by Vesey Street, to the south by Fulton Street, and to the east by Washington Street. Construction on below-ground utility relocations, footings, and foundations for the building began on April 27, 2006. On March 30, 2009, the Port Authority confirmed that the building would be known by its legal name of One World Trade Center, rather than the colloquial name, Freedom Tower.

At the time of its completion in 2013, One World Trade Center will be the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere and the third-tallest building in the world by pinnacle height, with its spire reaching a symbolic 1,776 feet (541.3 m) in reference to the year of American independence. 1 WTC has been the tallest building in New York since April 30, 2012. The new World Trade Center complex will also feature three other high-rise office buildings, located along Greenwich Street, and the National September 11 Memorial & Museum, located just south of One World Trade Center, where the Twin Towers once stood. The construction is part of an effort to memorialize and rebuild following the destruction of the original World Trade Center complex during the attacks of September 11, 2001.
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Comments • 92

Well one reason is the debate over the design concepts, and security issues up until maybe 2006. From there, I guess they needed to find tenants to occupy the building before they got started. 
olvida el pasado amigo 
KENZO @ Dutzuizationn
It does not seem that you are smarter .. When you do another WTC to demolish the villa. And more innocent people killed
Mila Jackson
cripsy bacon sandwich with fresh vegetables is the best i can make.
Blu spy
yeeeeaaaaaahhhhh :D
Mila Jackson
Sure, Why not!
Blu spy
i want a sandwich :D. But not mc donalds please. just a healthy sandwich
Now build another one right next to it. 
the amazing thing to me is that the architect was able to cooperate the 2 lost buildings and recreating them in one design (love NY)
Why would u call it a fraudom just because they did the terroist attacks doesnt mean they have the right to steal our freedom
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