Live The Dream STAT: Just how long is that giant crane?
April 2, 2011, 11:15am
267.7 - Length, in feet, of the projecting arm of the crane located on the Appalachian State campus
The skyline of Boone is being dominated by a 182-foot-tall, 14-story-high tower crane which is being used to construct a new residence hall on the campus of Appalachian State. The crane, which can lift up to 6,390 pounds, will be in use until January 2012, according to the High Country Press.