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ALE installs 950 tonne bridge
Global heavy lift and transport company ALE has completed the skidding, navigation and lifting of the 950 tonne main arch of the a bridge replacement project in Canada
First order for Dorman Long Mega-Transporter
Dorman Long Technology in the UK has won the first order for its new Mega-Transporter which has a capacity of 160 tonnes per axle line
New bridge for Cowtown
ACT reports on the construction of the world's first precast network arch bridge and the rigging by Burkhalter.
Omega Morgan bridge move to save up to US$10 million
As part of a replacement project in the USA, moving, rigging and transport specialist Omega Morgan will slide a road bridge crossing a river in what it claims as one of longest bridge moves attempted
Riga Mainz chooses Terex for bridge lift
German crane service provider Riga Mainz brought in a Terex CC 2500-1 crawler crane to lift a 265 tonne, 70 metre steel footbridge over the A6 road near Kaiserslautern
Flatiron chooses Terex for Donald Bridge build
Transportation and infrastructure contractor Flatiron's Canadian division has completed a 12-month project to build the 300 metre long Donald Bridge, using three Terex cranes
Terex trio bridges the gap
Three Terex cranes were called in to help repair the Eggner's Ferry Bridge that crosses the Tennessee River near Aurora, Kentucky, after a 322 foot (98.1 metre) span of the 3,495 foot-long (1,065.3 m) bridge was destroyed by a cargo ship in January
T4America report calls for federal funding for bridge repairs
Nearly 70000 US bridges deemed structurally deficient and need significant rehabilitation says new report by T4America.
Second bridge span lifted on Huey P. Long Bridge
The second of three massive bridge segments was lifted into place on November 20 at the US$1.2 billion Huey P. Long Bridge Widening Project.
Construction starts at San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge's towers
Caltrans starts moving the huge steel and concrete sections of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge's new eastern span tower.
New bridge over I-405 taking shape in Bellevue
The 10th and final 100-ton girder on the new NE 12th Street Bridge over I-405 in Bellevue, Washington is successfully placed.
Green footbridge erected in Mexico
Rental company Auriga used a Manitowoc Model 18000 crawler crane to lift bridge sections in Mexico
First transition span of new San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge lifted into place
The first transition span of the new San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge in California, US has been lifted into place using computer- controlled Hydrospex strand jacks from Bigge Crane & Rigging.
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