Remote Control Crawler Hefts Recycled Chicago Bridge Into Place
Apr20

Remote Control Crawler Hefts Recycled Chicago Bridge Into Place

An unmanned, electronically-controlled hydraulic device provided the brawn Saturday afternoon to place the former Ashland Avenue Bridge over Western Avenue. It’s a key piece of the patchwork improvements of The 606 (aka “Bloomingdale Trail”) project. Walsh Construction worker bees scurried to and fro around the bridge preparing its intricate movement into place. The bridge started its journey to its new home in the early morning hours...

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