Category:Shukhov Oka Towers

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Title: Две опоры ЛЭП НИГРЭС
Place: Нижегородская область, Дзержинск, 99 квартал Игумновского лесничества Дзержинского лесхоза, сооружение 1/1860 (литера 1П)
Built: 1927-1929 гг., арх. В.Г. Шухов
Approved: Постановление Законодательного Собрания Нижегородской области "Об объявлении находящихся на территории г. Дзержинска объектов, имеющих историческую, культурную и научную ценность, памятниками истории и культуры местного (областного) значения, установлении границ охранных зон г. Дзержинска, режимов их содержания и использования" № 204 от 20.08.1997
Shukhov tower on the Oka River 
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Instance of transmission tower,
hyperboloid structure
LocationNizhny Novgorod Oblast, Russia
Architectural style
  • 128 ±1 m
Authority control

56° 11′ 36.3″ N, 43° 32′ 35.22″ E

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Torre de Shújov en el río Oká (es); オカ川の送電線鉄塔 (ja); tour Choukhov sur l'Oka (fr); Šuhovljev toranj na Oci (hr); Sjoechovskaja basjnja na Oke (nl); Шуховская башня на Оке (ru); NIGRES-Stromleitungsmast an der Oka (de); Shukhov tower on the Oka River (en); Sjukhovskovtårnene ved Oka (da) toren in Rusland (nl) Torre de Shujov en el rio Oká, Torre de Shújov en el río Oka, Torre de Shújov en el Rio Oka, Torre de Shújov en el rio Oká, Torre de Shujov en el río Oka, Torre de Shujov en el Rio Oka, Torre de Shujov en el río Oká (es); シューホフ・タワー (オカ川) (ja); Tour Choukhov sur le Fleuve Oka, Shukhov Tower sur le Fleuve Oka (fr)
English: The Shukhov Tower on the Oka River — the hyperboloid lattice shell tower is a landmark electricity pylon, in central Russia.
  • The Shukhov Towers form of hyperboloid pylons was designed and engineered by the great Russian scientist - Vladimir Shukhov (1853-1939). The two Oka towers used Shukhov's form when built in 1929 during the Soviet Union era.
  • They were built on opposite banks of the Oka River, in present day Nizhny Novgorod Oblast, allowing the high voltage transmission lines to cross over. The extant tower is on the west bank near the town of Dzerzhinsk — the world’s only surviving hyperboloid electricity pylons.
  • Its former counterpart was on the east bank, in the Bogorodsky District, and was illegally destroyed and demolished for scrap steel in 2005.
Русский: Шуховская башня на Оке, у города Дзержинска

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