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Mumbai: Hancock bridge construction sees Rs 25 crore cost escalation

February 04, 2020 3:12 am

“The BMC had made girders of 660 metric tonne for the bridge, but later railways informed us that the girders should be of 1,374 metric tonne. This has led to increase of Rs 25.76 crore in the original cost. The BMC also has to pay to the consultant due to change in work,” a BMC official said.

Mumbai bridge reconstruction: CR gives nod to install girders

January 07, 2020 5:39 am

BMC officials said CR’s chief engineer (Bridges) gave permission to launch iron girders — support beam used for construction — on December 30.

Bombay HC asks Central Railway to come up with an alternative for Hancock Bridge

November 11, 2017 4:04 am

The court had earlier directed the BMC to seek the help and expertise of the Army “by way of the last resort” for a temporary structure.

When will you put up FOB near Hancock Bridge, HC asks Rlys

June 07, 2016 3:14 am

The bench has now given railways time till June 14 to come up with an outer limit for the construction of the alternate foot overbridge with BMC agreeing to pay the cost of constructing the bridge.

135-yr-old Hancock Bridge comes down in 18 hrs

January 11, 2016 4:45 am

‘Mega block’ imposed by Central Railway leaves passengers confused about location and duration.

BMC begins demolition of 135-yr-old Hancock bridge

November 19, 2015 1:26 am

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