Now it Takes 10 Months to Finish a Few Escalators?

by Lee Doren | November 30, 2011 7:32 pm

The Empire State Building took slightly over a year to construct. That was during the Great Depression. Compare that accomplishment to the fact Washington, D.C. cannot build 3 escalators in under 10 months[1]. I made a video about it below. H/T @amandacarpenter[2]

  1. 3 escalators in under 10 months:
  2. amandacarpenter:

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