lift bridge

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Noun1.Lift bridge - a bridge that can be raised to block passage or to allow boats or ships to pass beneath itlift bridge - a bridge that can be raised to block passage or to allow boats or ships to pass beneath it
bridge, span - a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.
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Tenders are invited for epoxy injection of vertical lift bridge concrete counterweights and related work.
It was the country's first vertical lift bridge and the heaviest of its type in the world.
The Steel Bridge over the Willamette River is unique as a telescoping, double-deck, vertical lift bridge.
The project includes designing and building a vertical lift bridge connecting the towns of Weymouth and Quincy in the Boston Metropolitan area.
This year a new bridge, the highest vertical lift bridge in the world, was opened and named after the city's writer son.
However, unlike bascule bridges, the weight of the lift span of a vertical lift bridge changes as the bridge is raised or lowered.
Hardesty & Hanover, LLP: Inspection improvements of counterweight sheave trunnions supporting the PATH-Hackensack River Vertical Lift Bridge in Kearny and Jersey City, NJ.