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Examples and Achievements[ Leisure Facilities and Attractions ] [ Culture & Sports ]

Major achievements

Tokyo Dome City “Big-O” (centerless Ferris wheel)

Photograph of Tokyo Dome City “Big-O” (centerless Ferris wheel)
Completion date Mar, 2003
Diameter of the rotating part 60m
Height of the top part 80m
One round 15 minutes
Number of cabins 40

The word's first large-diameter centerless Ferris wheel, with a roller coaster track passing through the hollow “O” in the middle.

Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise Tower (Rotary observation tower)

Photograph of Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise Tower (Rotary observation tower)
Completion date May, 1993
Elevating process 69m
Elevating time One way 2 minutes
Rotation 360° 2 minutes
Capacity 61 persons

Constructed in the corner of an artificial island (Yokohama Hakkeijima) in the seaside area of Kanazawa-ku, Yokohama.
One of the largest rotary observation towers in Japan. Visitors can admire a panoramic view of Yokohama harbor.

MEGA WEB 3D Motion Theater (simulator ride)

Photograph of the MEGA WEB 3D Motion Theater (simulator ride)
Completion date Mar, 1999
Number of seats 12 seats × 4 units
Time required About 5 minutes
Theater dimensions L15.62m × W10m
Screen dimensions W8.5m × H4.6m

One of the main attractions of the “MEGA WEB” theme space installed by Toyota Motor Corporation in Odaiba Pallet Town. Visitors can enjoy a realistic simulated drive on the vibrating seat surrounded by imagery displayed on a 380-inch screen.

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