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SkyView Atlanta Ferris wheel nearing completion

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Atlanta's newest attraction, the SkyView Atlanta Ferris wheel, is getting close to completion.

Workers putting together the giant Ferris wheel in downtown Atlanta have battled wet weather trying to finish construction.

SkyView Atlanta says its crews have worked 12-hour shifts piecing together the 200-foot tall ride next to Centennial Olympic Park.

The Ferris wheel parts were transported from Pensacola, Fla. on 31 different big rigs.

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