Construction World: The Big Book - 2016

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Opened: Dec 18, 1993 No. of rooms: 6,276 Owned by: MGM Mirage The hotel rooms are located in several buildings which include the main hotel building, the Signature at MGM Grand towers, Skylofts and The Mansion. Skylofts are luxury loft suites that have bagged the AAA 5 Diamond award. The Signature is a condo hotel project by MGM Mirage and Turnberry Associates, which has teamed up to build the first three Signature hotels at the MGM Grand towers. A maximum of five towers are planned to be constructed on the site.

The bridge is designed for MBG loading, but is not designed for seismic loads as it falls in seismic zone II. The superstructure of the bridge is supported on 28 piers, and is located in two channels - the Kovvur Channel and the Rajahmundry Channel. The Rajahmundry Channel is deep and has a low water level of 18 metre to 20 metre, and is largely rocky. The Kovvur channel is relatively shallow, having a water depth of 8 to 10 metre and consists of clayey soil. The pre-stressed box is connected to the twin RCC arches by 12 flexible steel hangers.

Construction lasted a year and a half, and 2,500 men were continuously employed on the project, which totally employed 5,700 men. With a foundation footprint of nearly two square city blocks, the building required 29 million bricks, 64 km of plumbing, 610 km of wiring, nearly 4 million cubic yards of concrete, 200,000 cubic feet of stone, and 4,000 windows. Bethlehem Steel fabricated much of the 60,000 tonne of steel. THE BIG BOOK 33 WORLD RECORDS This 25-floor-high complex was renovated between 1986 and 1991 and now contains a shopping mall on the first two floors.

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