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Radio Warsaw Transmission Tower

Warsaw Television Tower
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General Information

Beginning of works: July 1970
Completion: 18 July 1974
Status: collapsed (8 August 1991)

Project Type

Structure: Cable-stayed tower
Function / usage: Long wave transmitter

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Konstantynów, Masovian Voivodeship, Poland
Coordinates: 52° 22' 3.00" N    19° 48' 9.00" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

height 646.38 m
height to cable-stay level 1 121.78 m
height to cable-stay level 2 256.78 m
height to cable-stay level 3 359.28 m
height to cable-stay level 4 481.28 m
height to cable-stay level 5 594.28 m

Quantities

structural steel 550 t

Materials

tower steel
stay cables steel

Chronology

18 July 1974

Completed.

22 July 1974

In operation

8 August 1991, ca. 19:10

Collapses during renovation works.

Participants

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

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20000672
  • Date created
    11/04/2000
  • Last Update
    10/02/2015