This is a High Definition 3D model of 2 air cooling towers including intake fans, piping, valves, access ladders, handrails and associated electrical cabinets. Based on the cooling towers of the Shuttle era at NASA's Launch Complex 39A, this model could serve as a general cooling tower for various industrial or military installations. The model contains 19 material textures including 6 texture maps.
Created with Lightwave 9.6
Model has been researched and built using online reference materials (photographs, drawings and videos) to make it as detailed and authentic as possible.
USAGE Suitable for HD video, high-res film close-ups and print Accurate representation of cooling towers using original imperial scale of feet and inches.
SPECS Model contains the following: 1 object layer 48319 polygons 40511 quads, 7808 tris, and 0 ngons Standard Lightwave materials and texture maps
PRESENTATION IMAGES No Photoshop or compositing used for previews. Lightwave Scene is included in file. Preview Images rendered with default Lightwave 9.6 scanline renderer.
TEXTURES 6 texture maps scaled at 36 pixels per foot (including seamless ground texture) and Lightwave colour materials.
GENERAL Model built to real-world scale Units used: Feet and Inches. Complete model is 100 feet square.