It's about one-twenty-fifth as heavy as The Empire State Building
It's about one-sixtieth as heavy as The Golden Gate Bridge
In other words, 29,370,000 pounds is 0.0165 times the weight of The Golden Gate Bridge, and the weight of The Golden Gate Bridge is 60.60 times that amount.(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (Post 1986 weight reduction; total weight of bridge, anchorage, and approaches)
Following the completion of the 1986 project to eliminate excess material, the total weight of the Golden Gate Bridge — including its anchorages and approaches — is 1,770,000,000 pounds. The two main cables in the spanning the bridge are spun out of a total of 129,000 km (80,200 mi) of wire.
It's about 85 times as heavy as a House
In other words, 29,370,000 pounds is 85.40 times the weight of a House, and the weight of a House is 0.0117 times that amount.(149 sq. m, single-level, unfurnished)
A 149 sq. m (1,600 sq. ft), single-story, unfurnished house (without extensive masonry) of the type commonly found in America would weigh approximately 344,000 pounds, based on the weight of the included materials. In contrast, a yurt — a type of dwelling structure popular among nomadic peoples of East Asia — typically weighs less than 1,010 pounds.
It's about 150 times as heavy as a Blue Whale
In other words, 29,370,000 pounds is 127 times the weight of a Blue Whale, and the weight of a Blue Whale is 0.00787 times that amount.(Balaenoptera musculus)
Blue whales weigh between 230,000 pounds. The largest mammal to have ever lived, blue whales feed almost exclusively on krill — tiny invertebrates weighing about 0.0022 pounds each.
It's about 200 times as heavy as The Space Shuttle
In other words, 29,370,000 pounds is 190 times the weight of The Space Shuttle, and the weight of The Space Shuttle is 0.0053 times that amount.(for Endeavour, a.k.a. OV-105, a.k.a. Orbiter Vehicle-105) (empty weight, excluding main engines)
When empty, the space shuttle Endeavour weighs 160,000 pounds. The shuttle's spacious cargo bay carried the Chandra X-ray Observatory into orbit in 1999 — a payload that weighed 44,000 pounds.
It's about one-four-hundred-fiftieth as heavy as The Great Pyramid of Giza
In other words, the weight of The Great Pyramid of Giza is 430 times 29,370,000 pounds.(a.k.a. Pyramid of Khufu, a.k.a. Pyramid of Cheops) (Cairo, Egypt)
The Great Pyramid of Giza has an estimated mass of 13,000,000,000 pounds. The 2,300,000 stones used in the construction of the pyramid weighed an average 5,000 pounds and were quarried from distances of up to 805 km (500 mi) away.
It's about 1,000 times as heavy as an Anchor of a Cruise Ship
In other words, 29,370,000 pounds is 1,180 times the weight of an Anchor of a Cruise Ship, and the weight of an Anchor of a Cruise Ship is 0.000847 times that amount.(for QE2 forward anchor, a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2)
Each of the forward anchors of the RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 weighs 24,900 pounds. The anchor of the QE2 now sits in front of the Holyrood Church in Southampton, England, United Kingdom, along a pedestrian tourist route known as "the QE2 mile."