Sears Tower


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Noun1.Sears Tower - a skyscraper built in Chicago in 1974; 1454 feet tall
Chicago, Windy City - largest city in Illinois; a bustling Great Lakes port that extends 26 miles along the southwestern shoreline of Lake Michigan
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Sears Tower (Willis Tower) is the tallest building in which US city?
Subjects covered and buildings profiled include, design considerations for tall and supertall buildings, HVAC systems and sustainability concerns, the Sears Tower, the Petronas Towers, Taipei 101, Shanghai TowerAEs role in redefining tall buildings, and several others.
After New York's Freedom Tower officially topped the former Sears Tower by adding its spire, Rahm demurred, telling reporters: "I would just say to all the experts gathered in one room, if it looks like an antenna, acts like an antenna, then guess what?
Robert has since climbed more than 100 buildings around the world, including Chicago's Sears Tower and the Taipei 101 in Taiwa.
Even the iconic Sears Tower, once the world's tallest manmade structure, was sold years ago, and is now known as the Willis Tower - and merely the seventh tallest building in the world.
He has climbed more than 80 buildings around the world, including Chicago's Sears Tower and Taipei 101 in Taiwan.
The debris looked like icicles falling from the skyscraper, formerly known as Sears Tower, AP quoted witnesses as saying.
The Windy City is not only the birthplace of the skyscraper (the 10-storey Home Insurance Building was completed in 1885) but is also the home to two of the world's tallest buildings - the John Hancock Observatory and the Sears Tower Skydeck.
Once the upgrades are complete, the Sears Tower should see an 80 percent reduction in energy consumption-enough electricity to power a Chicago neighborhood of 2,500 homes for a year.
The tallest building in the United States is the Sears Tower in Chicago, which is 442 meters high or 520 meters including its television tower.
CHICAGO -- Sears Tower, that bronze-black monument that forms the 110-story peak of the skyline here and stands as the tallest office building in the Western Hemisphere, has a new name and will soon have another new feature: rooftop wind turbines.
Summary: Five men have been found guilty of plotting blow up Chicago's Sears Tower and government buildings.