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Spaceward Bound Expedition: Pavilion Lake 2008

 

July 2 - Barge and Subs leave Pavilion Lake

Photos by Jim Thompson
PLRP-Spaceward Bound photographer


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Barge and Subs move to shore

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Cooperation from the BC Ministry of Transportation helped to close one lane of the road.

 

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The barge was parked near the shore.

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Pro-Tech Industrial Movers


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Truck handles large load

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Everything?s ready for the operation to proceed

 

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View of truck and barge


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Barry straps sub to crane strap

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Sub lifted from barge to truck

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Sub being strapped to truck

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Both subs locked down

 

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Superstructure lifted off barge onto truck

 

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Superstructure disassembled

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Planks lifted and stowed on truck bed

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Side beams disassembled and lifted to truck

 

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Barge lifted onto truck

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Barge pieces secured to truck bed

 

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Final beams lowered

 

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Disassembled superstructure lifted onto truck

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Final pieces secured and stacked for travel back to Vancouver


 

 

 
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