Monument Builders: Eiffel Tower

Travel through time and witness a historic construction in Monument Builders: Eiffel Tower, an amazing Time Management game! Travel through the streets of 19th century Paris and visit the incredible construction site of the famous Eiffel Tower. Improve the surrounding neighborhoods for the world expo, provide parts to the construction site, develop the local economy, and improve the roads so it’s easier to transport materials in Monument Builders: Eiffel Tower!

A quite different first edition Sauvestre proposed stonework pedestals to dress the legs, monumental arches to link the columns and the first level, large glass-walled halls on each level, a bulb-shaped design for the top and various other ornamental features to decorate the whole of the structure. Turn back the clock and travel through the streets of 19th century Paris as you lead the incredible construction the famous Eiffel Tower. The pieces were hauled up by steam cranes, which themselves climbed up the Tower as they went along using the runners to be used for the Tower's lifts. The rivet workers All the metal pieces of the tower are held together by rivets, a well-refined method of construction at the time the Tower was constructed. Emile Nouguier and Maurice Koechlin, the two chief engineers in Eiffel's company, had the idea for a very tall tower in June In the end the project was simplified, but certain elements such as the large arches at the base were retained, which in part give it its very characteristic appearance. Be careful however, because you will also have to manage workers when they go on strike, keep the site safe from burglars, and negotiate with local and foreign merchants to get the job done. That someone is you! Only a third of the 2,, rivets used in the construction of the Tower were inserted directly on site. Well then! Are we to believe that because one is an engineer, one is not preoccupied by beauty in one's constructions, or that one does not seek to create elegance as well as solidity and durability? Alexandre Dumas Once the Tower was finished the criticism burnt itself out in the presence of the completed masterpiece, and in the light of the enormous popular success with which it was greeted. Now to what phenomenon did I have to give primary concern in designing the Tower? On the narrow platform at the top, Eiffel received his decoration from the Legion of Honour. Selected from among projects, it was that of Gustave Eiffel, an entrepreneur, Maurice Koechlin and Emile Nouguier, both engineers, and Stephen Sauvestre, an architect, that was accepted.


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While engineers and workers are ready for the construction challenge, they are still in need of someone who will guide them throughout the entire process. The construction work began in January and was finished on March 31, A team of constructors, who had worked on the great metal viaduct projects, were responsible for the to workers on site assembling this gigantic erector set. Over there they were still working on the bolts: workmen with their iron bludgeons, perched on a ledge just a few centimetres wide, took turns at striking the bolts these in fact were the rivets. On December 7, , the joining of the major girders up to the first level was completed. And for twenty years we shall see spreading across the whole city, a city shimmering with the genius of so many centuries, we shall see spreading like an ink stain, the odious shadow of this odious column of bolted metal. Considering the rudimentary means available at that period, this could be considered record speed. Each corner edge rests on its own supporting block, applying to it a pressure of 3 to 4 kilograms per square centimetre, and each block is joined to the others by walls. Bolting the joint of two crossbowmen. One could have taken them for blacksmiths contentedly beating out a rhythm on an anvil in some village forge, except that these smiths were not striking up and down vertically, but horizontally, and as with each blow came a shower of sparks, these black figures, appearing larger than life against the background of the open sky, looked as if they were reaping lightning bolts in the clouds. Only a third of the 2,, rivets used in the construction of the Tower were inserted directly on site. It was wind resistance. Prevent strikes, deter burglars, and negotiate deals with merchants.

Journalist Emile Goudeau describes the spectacle visiting the construction site at the beginning of The construction work began in January and was finished on March 31, On September 18 Eiffel registered a patent "for a new configuration allowing the construction of metal supports and pylons capable of exceeding a height of metres". Turn back the clock and travel through The Golden Years: Way Out West streets of 19th century Paris as you lead the incredible construction the famous Eiffel Tower. Bolting the joint of two crossbowmen. Enveloped in criticism from the biggest names in the world of Art and Literature, the Tower managed to stand its ground and achieve the success it deserved. Before coming together at the high pinnacle, the uprights appear to burst out of the ground, and in a way to be shaped Monument Builders: Eiffel Tower the action of the wind".


Travel through the streets of 19th century Paris as you lead the construction in 50 levels. The construction The assembly of the supports began on July 1, and was completed twenty-two months later. One could have taken them for blacksmiths contentedly beating out a rhythm on an anvil in some village forge, except that these smiths were not striking up and down vertically, but horizontally, and as with each blow came a shower of sparks, these black figures, appearing larger than life against the background of the open sky, looked as if they were reaping lightning bolts in the clouds. Enhance your historical knowledge of the landmark with many fun facts. Lead the work crew and fleet of vehicles to transport materials, improve surrounding neighborhoods, and provide parts to the construction site. The tower was assembled using wooden scaffolding and small steam cranes mounted onto the tower itself. In the end the project was simplified, but certain elements such as the large arches at the base were retained, which in part give it its very characteristic appearance. The assembly of the Tower was a marvel of precision, as all chroniclers of the period agree. Turn back the clock and travel through the streets of 19th century Paris as you lead the incredible construction the famous Eiffel Tower. A team of four men was needed for each rivet assembled: one to heat it up, another to hold it in place, a third to shape the head and a fourth to beat it with a sledgehammer. Emile Nouguier and Maurice Koechlin, the two chief engineers in Eiffel's company, had the idea for a very tall tower in June Raise the historical landmark before the world expo and take a magnificent step back in time.

Lead the work crew and fleet of vehicles to transport materials, improve surrounding neighborhoods, and provide parts to the construction site. The tower project was a bold extension of this principle up to a height of metres - equivalent to the symbolic figure of feet. It was wind resistance. Is it not true that the very conditions which give strength also conform to the hidden rules of harmony? The assembly of the Tower was a marvel of precision, as all chroniclers of the period agree. Moreover there is an attraction in the colossal, and a singular delight to which ordinary theories of art are scarcely applicable". And for twenty years we shall see spreading across the whole city, a city shimmering with the genius of so many centuries, we shall see spreading like an ink stain, the odious shadow of this odious column of bolted metal. Is the City of Paris any longer to associate itself with the baroque and mercantile fancies of a builder of machines, thereby making itself irreparably ugly and bringing dishonour? It received two million visitors during the World's Fair of Travel through the streets of 19th century Paris as you lead the construction in 50 levels. A quite different first edition Sauvestre proposed stonework pedestals to dress the legs, monumental arches to link the columns and the first level, large glass-walled halls on each level, a bulb-shaped design for the top and various other ornamental features to decorate the whole of the structure. On the narrow platform at the top, Eiffel received his decoration from the Legion of Honour. First the pieces were assembled in the factory using bolts, later to be replaced one by one with thermally assembled rivets, which contracted during cooling thus ensuring a very tight fit. I hold that the curvature of the monument's four outer edges, which is as mathematical calculation dictated it should be

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  1. Turn back the clock and travel through the streets of 19th century Paris as you lead the incredible construction the famous Eiffel Tower. While engineers and workers are ready for the construction challenge, they are still in need of someone who will guide them throughout the entire process. Alexandre Dumas Once the Tower was finished the criticism burnt itself out in the presence of the completed masterpiece, and in the light of the enormous popular success with which it was greeted. In the end the project was simplified, but certain elements such as the large arches at the base were retained, which in part give it its very characteristic appearance. The construction The assembly of the supports began on July 1, and was completed twenty-two months later.

  2. The tower was assembled using wooden scaffolding and small steam cranes mounted onto the tower itself. That someone is you! I hold that the curvature of the monument's four outer edges, which is as mathematical calculation dictated it should be

  3. That someone is you! Likewise the many empty spaces built into the very elements of construction will clearly display the constant concern not to submit any unnecessary surfaces to the violent action of hurricanes, which could threaten the stability of the edifice. A team of constructors, who had worked on the great metal viaduct projects, were responsible for the to workers on site assembling this gigantic erector set.

  4. The construction work began in January and was finished on March 31, One could have taken them for blacksmiths contentedly beating out a rhythm on an anvil in some village forge, except that these smiths were not striking up and down vertically, but horizontally, and as with each blow came a shower of sparks, these black figures, appearing larger than life against the background of the open sky, looked as if they were reaping lightning bolts in the clouds. Travel through the streets of 19th century Paris as you lead the construction in 50 levels. Selected from among projects, it was that of Gustave Eiffel, an entrepreneur, Maurice Koechlin and Emile Nouguier, both engineers, and Stephen Sauvestre, an architect, that was accepted. An extract from the "Protest against the Tower of Monsieur Eiffel", "We come, we writers, painters, sculptors, architects, lovers of the beauty of Paris which was until now intact, to protest with all our strength and all our indignation, in the name of the underestimated taste of the French, in the name of French art and history under threat, against the erection in the very heart of our capital, of the useless and monstrous Eiffel Tower which popular ill-feeling, so often an arbiter of good sense and justice, has already christened the Tower of Babel.

  5. On the Seine side of the construction, the builders used watertight metal caissons and injected compressed air, so that they were able to work below the level of the water. It's two years before the opening of the World's Fair in Paris and the plans have been finalized for what will be the crowning achievement - the Eiffel Tower. Travel through the streets of 19th century Paris as you lead the construction in 50 levels. Will you finish the landmark before the big day? Manage workers, transport materials, and improve neighborhoods.

  6. And for twenty years we shall see spreading across the whole city, a city shimmering with the genius of so many centuries, we shall see spreading like an ink stain, the odious shadow of this odious column of bolted metal. Is it not true that the very conditions which give strength also conform to the hidden rules of harmony? The curvature of the uprights is mathematically determined to offer the most efficient wind resistance possible.

  7. The assembly of the first level was achieved by the use of twelve temporary wooden scaffolds, 30 metres high, and four larger scaffolds of 40 metres each. Enveloped in criticism from the biggest names in the world of Art and Literature, the Tower managed to stand its ground and achieve the success it deserved. That someone is you! The assembly of the Tower was a marvel of precision, as all chroniclers of the period agree. Moreover there is an attraction in the colossal, and a singular delight to which ordinary theories of art are scarcely applicable".

  8. It's two years before the opening of the World's Fair in Paris and the plans have been finalized for what will be the crowning achievement - the Eiffel Tower. In the end the project was simplified, but certain elements such as the large arches at the base were retained, which in part give it its very characteristic appearance. A team of four men was needed for each rivet assembled: one to heat it up, another to hold it in place, a third to shape the head and a fourth to beat it with a sledgehammer.

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