Welcome Sign - 2016 Olympics
City Tower, built atop the island of Cotonduba, will be the welcome symbol
to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
be seen by the game visitors and participants as they arrive by air or water.
captures solar energy. It will supply energy for all of the Olympic city,
as well as also for part of Rio.
up water from the ocean to create what appears like a water fall
and this fall stimulates turbines that produce energy during the night.
also hold the Olympic flame.
possesses an amphitheater, an auditorium, a cafeteria and boutiques.
Elevators lead to various observatories..
At the summit is an observation point to appreciate the sceneryof the land and
as well as the water fall. It also has a retractable platform for the practice
of bungee jumping.
City Tower will be the point of reference for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio