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The "HLC" is here, being towed by the two Foss Maritime Co. vessels
Lauren Foss & Iver Foss from Oakland to Tarrytown.

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The
HUGE LIFTER CRANE

"HLC"


Was constructed

by ZPMC
Shanghai Znenhua Heavy Industries Co.,LTD.

in Shanghai, China

The aerial photo
is by
Herb Lingle

For this set of pages, the crane will be referred to as the "HLC".
 The political acronym is not shared by this webmaster. Associated organizations in New York State want a different name.

The Crane, owned by Fluor Corp and American Bridge Co. was custom built
for Caltrans and MTC’s Bay Area Toll Authority.
...
Vern, webmaster for this page, worked for Fluor in 1989 when the Earthquake broke the Bay Bridge.
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The 'Huge Lift Crane' is on its way to New York from California.
The crane will be used in the construction of the replacement for the Tappan Zee Bridge.



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The sole reason for following the HLC tow is to follow the tow vessels to Philadelphia.
The vessels Lauren Foss and Ivar foss are scheduled to next tow the USS Forrestal CVA-59

from Philadelphia to Brownsville, Texas to be recycled.