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05May94 UK: BULGING BLACKTOP FORCES CLOSURE OF LIMEHOUSE LINK.

Balfour Beatty/Amec has been called back to repair bulging blacktop on the Limehouse Link, less than a year after the road opened.A section of the £255 million link - Europe's most expensive stretch of road - will close for five days from May 5 for essential repairs.In January, bulges in the road surface appeared, caused by a build-up of water between the road's asphalt surface and its concrete base.Now the London Docklands Development Corporation has instructed the contractor ...

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