TW Bowler Heavy Haulage said the “unforseeable failure of a hydraulic component” led to a 105-tonne concrete section of a flyover in Leeds falling off its trailer during demolition works over the weekend. The beam had been removed on Friday night (15 May) as part of Balfour Beatty’s £31m A64 flyover replacement works in Leeds city centre. According to Leeds City Council, the section fell from its resting position onto the ground after being placed on the specialist trailer, ready […]
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