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Giant Ferris Wheel

Giant Ferris Wheel

General Information

Function / usage: Ferris wheel
Built: 1896 - 1897
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Vienna 2 (Leopoldstadt), Vienna, Austria, Europe

Technical Information

Dimensions

diameter 60.94 m
height 64.95 m
wheel weight 244.85 t
interior diameter 49.68
exterior diameter 55.78 m

Quantities

structural steel 430.05 t

Participants

Currently there is no information available about persons or companies having participated in this project.

Relevant Web Sites

Relevant Publications

  • Picon, Antoine L'art de l'ingénieur, Éditions du Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris (France), ISBN 2858509115, 1997; pp. 539
  • Steinmetz, Mark & Panek, Sandy Wien - Der Architekturführer, Verlagshaus Braun, Berlin (Germany), ISBN 3938780142; pp. 98-99 [# 133]
Internal Information
Structure-ID: s0012009
Created: 09/05/2004
Last Updated: 07/10/2013