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BUILDING
 
 
Singapore Flyer
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DESIGNER
 
 
Kisho Kurokawa

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LOCATION
 
Continent
Asia
Nation
Singapore
Town
Singapore
Address
30 Raffles Avenue, #01-07
 
 
Telephone
+65.6854.5200
Fax
+65.6339.9167
Website
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TYPOLOGY
 
ARCHITECTURE
Urban equipment and structures for public areas
Panoramic structures, belvederes
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CHRONOLOGY
 
Project
2002    
Realisation
2005 - 2008
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AWARDS
 
2007
Green Mark Award
2007
Structural Steel design Award
Singapore Structural Steel Society
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BIBILIOGRAPHIC REFERENCES
 
 
"The Singapore Flyer", The Arup Journal 43, 2/2008, pp. 2-14, cover
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CLIENT
 
 
Singapore Flyer Pte Ltd
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AMOUNT
 
 
SGD 240,000,000
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DIMENSIONAL
DATA
 
Height
m. 165 (ft. 541)
Diameter
m. 150 (ft. 492) (misured to outside of capsules)
Number
28 capsules
Dimensions
capsule m. 7 x 4 x 4 (ft. 23 x 13 x 13)
Time
One revolution 37 minutes
Capacity
capsule 35 peoples
Capacity
1,260 passengers/hour
Weight
steelworks 1,970 tonnes
each capsule 13.5 tonnes
Surface
sq.m. 33,700 (sq.ft. 362,700)
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STRUCTURES
 
 
Arup
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LANDSCAPE DESIGN
 
 
ICN Design International
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STAFF
 
Project
Kisho Kurokawa Architects & Associates
Associate designers
DP Architects Pte Ltd
Construction management
Melchers Project Management
Structural consultant
Arup
Andrew Allsop, Pat Dallard, Heng Kok Hui, André Lovatt, Brendon McNiven

MHI (Associate structural engineer)
Systems
Ove Arup & PartnersOve Arup & Partners
Andrew Allsop, Easy Arisarwindha, John Brazier, Henry Chia, Mak Swee Chiang, Ho Chong Leong, Pat Dallard, Andrea De Donno, Alex Edwards, Gary Goh, Jean Goh, Andrew Henry, Liew Kim Hoe, Heng Kok Hui, Lui Vui Lee, Andre Lovatt, Peter MacDonald, Dexter Manalo, Brendon McNiven, Wong Siew Moh, Jane Nixon, Christopher Pynn, Sigrid Sanderson, Margaret Sie, Jonathan Sze, Jeffrey Willis

Alpha Engineering (Associate building services engineer)
General contractor
Takenaka Corporation
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
 
 
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