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Maharashtra: Hancock Bridge to be complete by October

January 27, 2021 10:53 pm

On Wednesday, a proposal for cost escalation in a contract given to RITES (Rail Indian Technical and Economic Service) Limited was tabled before the standing committee for final approval but was not cleared.

Mumbai: Girder launched across tracks for Hancock bridge

July 27, 2020 4:34 am

While construction work was pending for over four years, the Central Railway on Sunday undertook work at a mega block between Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus and Chinchpokli on four lines.

Hancock bridge: BMC plan to launch girders delayed

July 21, 2020 2:35 am

“Railway authorities said they won’t be able to reschedule about 372 services running daily. They suggested we carry out the work at night. But it needs to be done during the day. So, work on July 21 will not take place,” a senior civic official said.

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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