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Floating Crane on Job in NYC's East River Has a Storied Past of Cold War Intrigue

March 22, 2017
Nadine M. Post – Engineering News-Record

The complex maneuver of lifting heavy prefabricated modules out of New York City's East River to build a university laboratory took careful planning and the work of one particular floating crane with a complicated past.

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