Photo: John Sturrock A 1,350-tonne-capacity Liebherr LR11350 crawler crane raises modules for the new cableway. Photo: John Sturrock The cable car line will serve venues for the London 2012 Olympic Games. Related Links: As London Nears 2012 Olympics, Brazil Starts Race to 2016 A giant crawler crane recently placed the final pylon for the U.K.’s first urban cable car, which will run over the River Thames in east London. As the cable car will be serving some venues for the London 2012 Olympic Games, engineers are in a hurry to complete the $71-million project before the opening ceremony in July.Being
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