Moving a 180-year old bridge with Liebherr


Watch the video to see two Liebherr crawler cranes (the LR 1750 and LR 11350) move a 560-ton steel bridge dating back to 1830’s 50 meters to the opposite bank of the River Irwell in Manchester, England.

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