erection tower

erection tower

[i′rek·shən ‚tau̇·ər]
(civil engineering)
A temporary framework built at a construction site for hoisting equipment.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

erection tower

At a construction site, a temporary framework used in hoisting building components or equipment.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The reservoir was drained and Temcor quickly built the reservoir cover using its special center erection tower. The structure was assembled in the drained reservoir, from the center out, using a 218-ft tower.