Construction work began on the North Tower in August 1968 ... When the World
Trade Center twin towers were completed, the ...
The twin towers of the World Trade Center were more than just buildings. They
were proof of New York's belief in itself. Built at a time when New York's future ...
The iconic twin towers of downtown Manhattan's World Trade Center were a ...
More than 10,000 workers were involved in building the World Trade Center ...
The Port Authority wins legal challenge in the development of the WTC. ... The
North Tower of the WTC exceeds the height of Empire State Building, making it ...
The Twin Towers were the centerpieces of the World Trade Center complex. At
110 stories ... The other buildings were built over the next 14 years. In February ...
The World Trade Center was more than its signature twin towers: it was a
complex of seven buildings on 16-acres, constructed ... Designed to be very tall
to maximize the area of the plaza, the towers were initially to rise to only 80-90
Today a new complex is rising at the site, known as the 'new WTC'. ... The two
towers were different in height: the first one, built in 1972, reached a height of 417
To become iconic is to transcend history itself. Discover the storied past of
Downtown Manhattan and the World Trade Center…and what lies ahead, as this
The exterior walls of the building, which were hung from the steel frame (and thus
... at a time, the twin towers were erected in huge prefabricated components.
The Twin Towers were the first to be built and the most famous of a set of six
buildings comprising the World Trade Center complex. Building 7, also known as