Materials handling for Mackinac Bridge construction (2 of 2)

Roadway deck stringers are hauled out onto the bridge by materials handling equipment.  This method was fast and safer than barge and crane operations.  As the road grew, materials came to the site faster and faster., Electronic reproduction of text.  The Mackinac Bridge 1954 - 1958. Mackinac Bridge Authority
Abstract/Description: Roadway deck stringers are hauled out onto the bridge by materials handling equipment. This method was fast and safer than barge and crane operations. As the road grew, materials came to the site faster and faster.
Subject(s): Bridges--Design and construction
St. Ignace (Mich.)
Mackinaw City (Mich.)
Mackinac Bridge (Mich.)
Date Created: 1957 (approximate)