lift bridge


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lift bridge

[′lift ‚brij]
(civil engineering)
A drawbridge whose movable spans are raised vertically.
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It is a smooth and well-rounded Belgian Saison created by Lift Bridge in 2008, featuring a pale golden color and a dry malt finish with spiciness from the Belgian yeast.
The Windoc collided with the Allanburg lift bridge, which resulted in the shearing off of the ship's pilot house and smokestack and caused an onboard fire.
Howland Hook, operated by New York Container Terminal, is located in northwestern Staten Island on the east side of the Arthur Kill just north of the Goethals Bridge and Arthur Kill lift bridge.
OFTEN overshadowed by its illustrious neighbour the Transporter Bridge, the Newport crossing was the first vertical lift bridge of its type in Britain and the largest in the world when it opened in 1934.
TSX: CAM), has secured two large contracts totaling close to $60M for the fabrication of the steel structures that will replace the Sir Ambrose Shea Lift Bridge in Placentia, located in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, and the John Greenleaf Whittier Memorial Bridge, which overlooks the Merrimack River between Newburyport and Amesbury in the state of Massachusetts.
As well as the water taxi - which leaves from St Winefride's and St Richard's School and stops at either Litherland Lift Bridge or the Eldonians housing project - the canal is hosting a range of watersports activities throughout the summer, including canoeing, water rolling and swan pedaloes.
The vessel is powered by an outboard motor and will have five stops along the Leeds - Liverpool: Litherland Lift Bridge, Pennington Bridge, Carolina Wharf in Bootle, Sandhills and Eldonians.
Hardesty & Hanover, LLP: Inspection improvements of counterweight sheave trunnions supporting the PATH-Hackensack River Vertical Lift Bridge in Kearny and Jersey City, NJ.
Leveler with hood and lift bridge consisting of the base with ground, the front wall, the rear door back, the side shutters and the Blach frame with tarpaulin.
NEWPORT Bridge is the largest vertical lift bridge in the world.
Massachusetts - Phillipston Heavy Lift Bridge Replacement: This $3.
It had a hydraulic lift bridge to enable a section of the track to be swung upwards to allow traffic carrying large loads to pass into the dock estate.