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EveningTimes Online
Holyrood committee told: Forth Road Bridge fault could not have been foreseenThe fault which led to the closure of the Forth Road Bridge could not have been
Holyrood committee told: Forth Road Bridge fault could not have been foreseen
EveningTimes Online / Posted 11 days ago
The fault which led to the closure of the Forth Road Bridge could not have been reasonably foreseen, experts have told MSPs. Holyrood's Infrastructure Committee has heard a seized pin caused the crack which led to the shutdown of the bridge for... Read more
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Daily Record
Storm Gertrude: Forth Road Bridge set to CLOSE on Friday due to high windsOperator Amey said: "The bridge is expected to be closed to cyclists and pedest
Storm Gertrude: Forth Road Bridge set to CLOSE on Friday due to high winds
Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
Operator Amey said: "The bridge is expected to be closed to cyclists and pedestrians throughout the day, and remains closed to HGVs while repairs to the truss end links continue. "Public transport is likely to be affected, with winds forecast in... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Forth Road Bridge repairs 'shelved five years ago over funding'Plans to replace parts of the Forth Road Bridge - including the area containing
Forth Road Bridge repairs 'shelved five years ago over funding'
EveningTimes Online / Posted 17 days ago
Plans to replace parts of the Forth Road Bridge - including the area containing the defect which caused the December closure - were shelved five years ago because of Scottish Government funding cuts, MSPs have been told. Former bridgemaster Barry... Read more
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heraldscotland
Forth Road Bridge repairs 'shelved five years ago over funding,' MSPs toldPlans to replace parts of the Forth Road Bridge - including the area containing
Forth Road Bridge repairs 'shelved five years ago over funding,' MSPs told
heraldscotland / Posted 17 days ago
Plans to replace parts of the Forth Road Bridge - including the area containing the defect which caused the December closure - were shelved five years ago because of Scottish Government funding cuts, MSPs have been told. Former bridgemaster Barry... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
MSPs told only hi-tech monitoring could have detected Forth Road Bridge faultThe fault which led to the closure of the Forth Road Bridge could only have bee
MSPs told only hi-tech monitoring could have detected Forth Road Bridge fault
EveningTimes Online / Posted 25 days ago
The fault which led to the closure of the Forth Road Bridge could only have been detected if hi-tech structural monitoring had been in place, MSPs have been told. An independent engineering consultant told Holyrood's Infrastructure Committee that a... Read more
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