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VIDEO: Portland engineers use dish soap to move century-old bridge

VIDEO: Portland engineers use dish soap to move...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 10, 2013

Engineers in Portland, Oregon, had to get creative when they needed to replace the Sellwood Bridge. Cracks had begun to appear ...

VIDEO: How to move a bridge with dish soap

VIDEO: How to move a bridge with dish soap

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 03, 2013

When cracks began to form in the Sellwood Bridge's supports, engineers in Portland, Oregon were faced with an extreme challenge ...

Slip Slidin’ Away

Slip Slidin’ Away

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Feb 05, 2013

Big, heavy, Oregon bridge makes an innovative move   By John Latta, jlatta@randallreilly.com     You jack it up, you slide it. Simple. But the Sellwood ...

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