Milad Tower, Tehran
As high as 435 meters, Milad Tower is considered world's fourth TV and telecommunications tower after CN Tower in Toronto, Ostankino Tower in Moscow and Oriental Pearl Tower in Shanghai. Standing 1444 meters above seal level in the metropolis Tehran, Milad Tower is regarded as the tallest tower in Iran and Middle East region.Milad Tower has been comprised of four main parts : 1- TV and Telecommunications Tower, 2- Conferences and Seminar Center, 3- Prestigious International Five-Star Hotel, 4- International Trade and Convention Center Generally.
moreover facilitating of information exchange and communications, usage of the tower can be classified in the fields of information technology (IT), trade, commercial, cultural, artists and tourism services.The proposed and selected architectural design of the tower is manifestation of Islamic-Iranian architectural art design, bringing about a bond between traditional architectural designs with the modern one. In other words, Milad Tower is an octagonal base, symbolizing traditional Iranian architecture.Milad Tower consists of five main parts: foundation, transition (lobby) structure, shaft, head structure and antenna mast (TV and Telecommunications).