CRANE PART DROPS ONTO COLEMAN STREET
PART of a crawler crane dropped onto Coleman Street yesterday morning.
The crane, which was in a barricaded section of the road, had tilted, causing the jib to snap and drop. No one was hurt.
The contractor saw that the crane at the National Art Gallery construction site had started to dip earlier, and closed the road before the jib dropped. The road was reopened just before 12pm.
2 THOMSON MRT LINE CONTRACTS AWARDED
A $285-MILLION contract for the Caldecott MRT station and related tunnels has been awarded to Samsung C&T Corporation, the Land Transport Authority said yesterday. The station will be an interchange station connecting the Circle Line and the future Thomson Line.
Shanghai Tunnel Engineering was awarded a $421-million contract to complete Thomson Line tunnels in Woodlands.
DRUG RECALLED OVER POSSIBLE DOSAGE ISSUE
MEDICELL Pharmaceutical has voluntarily recalled 934 boxes of the Acet 325 rectal drug-delivery system for acetaminophen, labelled as lot L930, due to a possible dosage-labelling error.