Lattice Tower - Steel Lattice Towers - Pylons

Pylons

Tower Year Country Town Pinnacle Remarks
Zhoushan Island Overhead Powerline Tie 2009 China Damao Island 370m Tallest pylons in the world
Yangtze River Crossing 2003 China Jiangyin 346.5m
Pylons of Pearl River Crossing 1987 China Pearl River 253 m + 240 m
Orinoco River Crossing ? Venezuela Caroní 240 m Tallest electricity pylons in South America
HVDC Yangtze River Crossing Wuhu 2003 China ? 229 m Tallest electricity pylons used for HVDC
Elbe Crossing 2 1976–1978 Germany Stade 227 m
Chūshi Powerline Crossing 1962 Japan Takehara 226 m Tallest electricity pylons in Japan
Daqi-Channel-Crossing 1997 Japan Takehara 223 m
Overhead line crossing Suez Canal 1998 Egypt 221 m
Pylons of Messina 1957 Italy Messina 232 m ( 224 m without basement) not used as pylons any more
Balakovo 500 kV Wolga Crossing, Tower East ? Russia Balakovo 197 m
LingBei-Channel-Crossing 1993 Japan Reihoku 195 m
380kV Thames Crossing 1965 UK West Thurrock 190 m
Elbe Crossing 1 1958–1962 Germany Stade 189 m
Tracy Saint Lawrence River Powerline Crossing ? Canada Tracy 174.6 m tallest electricity pylon in Canada
Bosporus overhead line crossing III 1999 Turkey Istanbul 160 m
Balakovo 500 kV Wolga Crossing, Tower West ? Russia Balakovo 159 m
Pylons of Cadiz ? Spain Cadiz 158 m
Aust Severn Powerline Crossing ? UK Aust 148.75 m
132kV Thames Crossing 1932 UK West Thurrock 148.4 m demolished in 1987
Karmsundet Powerline Crossing ? Norway Karmsundet 143.5 m
Limfjorden Overhead powerline crossing 2 ? Denmark Raerup 141.7 m
Saint Lawrence River HVDC Quebec-New England Overhead Powerline Crossing 1989 Canada Deschambault-Grondines 140 m dismantled in 1992
Pylons of Voerde 1926 Germany Voerde 138 m
Köhlbrand Powerline Crossing ? Germany Hamburg 138 m
Bremen-Farge Weser Powerline Crossing ? Germany Bremen 135 m
Pylons of Ghesm Crossing 1984 Iran Strait of Ghesm 130 m One pylon standing on a caisson in the sea
Shukhov tower on the Oka River 1929 Russia Dzerzhinsk 128 m Hyperboloid structure, 2 towers, one of them demolished
Tarchomin pylon of Tarchomin-Lomianki Vistula Powerline Crossing ? Poland Tarchomin 127 m
Skolwin pylon of Skolwin-Inoujście Odra Powerline Crossing ? Poland Skolwin 126 m
Enerhodar Dnipro Powerline Crossing 2 1977 Ukraine Enerhodar 126 m
Little Belt Overhead powerline crossing 2 ? Denmark Middelfart 125.3 m
Inoujście pylon of Skolwin-Inoujście Odra Powerline Crossing ? Poland Inoujście 125 m
Bosporus overhead line crossing II 1983 Turkey Istanbul 124 m
Duisburg-Wanheim Powerline Rhine Crossing ? Germany Duisburg 122 m
Lomianki pylon of Tarchomin-Lomianki Vistula Powerline Crossing ? Poland Lomianki 121 m
Little Belt Overhead powerline crossing 1 ? Denmark Middelfart 119.5 m
Little Belt Overhead powerline crossing 2 ? Denmark Middelfart 119.2 m
Pylons of Duisburg-Rheinhausen 1926 Germany Duisburg-Rheinhausen 118.8 m
Bullenhausen Elbe Powerline Crossing ? Germany Bullenhausen 117 m
Lubaniew-Bobrowniki Vistula Powerline Crossing ? Poland Lubaniew/Bobrowniki 117 m
Świeże Górne-Rybakow Vistula Powerline Crossing ? Poland Świeże Górne/Rybaków 116 m
Ostrówek-Tursko Vistula Powerline Crossing ? Poland Ostrówek/Tursko 115 m
Bosporus overhead line crossing I 1957 Turkey Istanbul 113 m
Bremen-Industriehafen Weser Powerline Crossing ? Germany Bremen 111 m two parallel running powerlines
Probostwo Dolne pylon of Nowy Bógpomóż-Probostwo Dolne Vistula Powerline Crossing ? Poland Nowy Bógpomóż/Probostwo Dolne 111 m
Daugava Powerline Crossing 1975 Latvia Riga 110 m
Nowy Bógpomóż pylon of Nowy Bógpomóż-Probostwo Dolne Vistula Powerline Crossing ? Poland Nowy Bógpomóż 109 m
Regów Gołąb Vistula Powerline Crossing ? Poland Regów/Gołąb 108 m
Orsoy Rhine Crossing ? Germany Orsoy 105 m
Limfjorden Overhead powerline crossing 1 ? Denmark Raerup 101.2 m
Enerhodar Dnipro Powerline Crossing 2 1977 Ukraine Enerhodar 100 m
Reisholz Rhine Powerline Crossing 1917 Germany Düsseldorf ? Under the legs of the pylon on the east shore of Rhine there runs the rail to nearby Holthausen substation
Strelasund Powerline Crossing ? Germany Sundhagen 85 m
380kV-Ems-Overhead Powerline Crossing ? Germany Mark (south of Weener) 84 m
Pylon in the artificial lake of Santa Maria 1959 Switzerland Lake of Santa Maria 75 m Pylon in an artificial lake
Zaporizhzhia Pylon Triple ? Ukraine Zaporizhzhia 74.5 m Two triple pylns used for a powerline crossing from Khortytsia Island to the east shore of Dneipr
Aggersund Crossing of Cross-Skagerak 1977 Denmark Aggersund 70 m
Carquinez Strait Powerline Crossing 1901 United States Benicia 68 m + 20 m World's first powerline crossing of a larger waterway
Anlage 2610, Mast 69 ? Germany Bochum 47 m Pylon of 220kV-powerline decorated with balls in Ruhr-Park mall.
Colossus of Eislingen 1980 Germany Eislingen/Fils 47 m
Pink Pylon ? UK Ashworth Valley ? demounted in 2003
Huddersfield Narrow Canal Pylon ? UK Stalybridge, Greater Manchester ?

Read more about this topic:  Lattice Tower, Steel Lattice Towers

Other articles related to "pylons, pylon":

Land Of The Lost (1974 TV Series) Geography And Technology - Pylons & Matrix Tables
... Pylons are small gold (usually) truncated square pyramids, tall and narrow, spaced approximately every quarter mile in a regular pattern throughout the Land ... The surface of a Pylon is polished to a mirror-like precision and extremely smooth to the touch Will described the sensation as being like "touching nothing" ... When a Tyrannosaurus tried to bite a Pylon in the episode "Skylons", the Pylon emitted a powerful electrical shock that frightened it away ...
Shukhov Tower On The Oka River - History
... For the Oka River crossing, six hyperbolic pylons (three for each powerline) were built a 20-metre (66 ft) tall anchor pylon, a 68-metre (223 ft) tall ... power line was rerouted and the 20- and 68- metre pylons were dismantled ... The 128 metre pylons were left intact as a monument ...
Aerial Cable
... system or a telecommunication line, which is suspended between utility poles or electricity pylons ... electric shock when touching them and there is no requirement for mounting them with insulators on pylons and poles ... As aerial cables are installed on pylons or poles, they may be cheaper to install than underground cables, as no work for digging is required, which can be very ...
Bartle Hall Pylons
... The Bartle Hall Pylons are four, approximately 335-foot, concrete and steel columunar structures that support steel cables that suspend Bartle Hall Convention ... The pylons are topped by four sculptures that are part of the city's skyline ...
Albertirsa–Zakhidnoukrainskaya–Vinnytsia Powerline - Technical Description
... It uses as suspension pylons portal pylons ... As anchor pylons towers with one crossbar are used whereby the conductor is led around the pylon structure ...