TITLE

Wheels within wheels

AUTHOR(S)
Dunn, John
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);4/5/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7596, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the first rotating canal boat lift that will reconnect Scotland's waterways as of April 2002. Details on the construction of Scotland's Falkirk Wheel; Benefits of the technology to the United Kingdom's canal system; Details on the architecture and design of the boat lift; Electricity required to run the technology. INSETS: ANATOMY OF A WHEEL;BRIDGE OVER WATER CANAL.
ACCESSION #
6623795

 

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