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The construction of the Empire State Building was orchestrated by general contractors Starrett Brothers and Eken premier skyline builders of the 1920s They scheduled the delivery of materials and the construction and recorded daily the number of workers by trade Co.
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's crowning achievementConstructed in eleven months the 1250 foot Empire State Building the world's tallest skyscraper from 1931 to 1971 was a marvel of modern engineering The frame rose than a story a day; no comparable building since has matched that rate of asce.
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