National Geographic Channel: MegaStructures: Petronas Towers - Petronas Towers

Posted on: May 23, 2005 | Views: 2,932 | Comment

At nearly 1,500 feet, the Petronas Towers are the tallest twin towers on Earth. But building them was a construction challenge like no other.

Why would any country build skyscrapers? Ego. AtAt nearly 1,500 feet, the Petronas Towers are the tallest twin towers on Earth. But building them was a construction challenge like no other.

Why would any country build skyscrapers? Ego. At least that's what a couple of experts say.

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