One crew worked at Bainbridge's The Monty, while the other was at That 70s Building [a.k.a. The Gallery at Bethesda]. Both teams assembled towering cranes at their respective sites.
Here is an exclusive photo gallery:
|Beyond Jiffy Shoppes and Chef Tony's on|
St. Elmo, the Bainbridge crane begins to
|Flagmen stop traffic as workers prepare to|
raise the crane's cab up to its
|There it goes! Up...|
|...up! The Eagle has landed|
|Meet Crane #2, assisting construction of|
That 70s Building between Del Ray and
|Auburn Avenue was completely shut down|
for assembly of the Miller and Long crane.
Note the vintage WHFS radio transmitting
tower atop Triangle Towers
|A classic Freightliner truck stands by as the|
crew prepares to hoist a counterweight up
to the crane arm
|We have liftoff of the counterweight|
|Counterweight on its way up...|
|Success! Now to secure it in place...|
|Counterweights securely in place|
|View of assembled Miller & Long crane|
from ...Miller & Long!