Construction of the Stratosphere A giant 400 ft red crane sat atop the Stratosphere for many months. Starting at ground level it rose with the tower remained perched at the top. It took over 2 months to lower the monster crane. The Stratosphere Tower
Photo by The Liebherr from Montagrues hoisting an eight-tonnne dome onto the new-build Russian Orthodox church in Paris! With the Eiffel Tower at its background it is certainly a beautiful night to carry out a lift .