Qingdao_Wheel_12

Quindao Wheel

The Quindao Wheel was intended for the Olympics in 2008. KCI performed both Concept and Basic Design for this 135m wheel with 36 capsules.

The Quindao wheel was intended to be built at the beach boulevard on top of a terminal building.

KCI designed several concepts for the support structure, made the specifications for the drive & control system, carried out safety studies, set up the emergency & evacuation plan, carried out fatigue analyses and invented the installation method.

Phase of Development
Concept and Basic Design

Year of Project
2006

Location
ONSHORE

Scope
Structural


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