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27Jan94 UK: FORTH BRIDGE CONTENDERS.

The line-up for the £13 million contract to strengthen the legs of the Forth Road Bridge in Edinburgh is now becoming clear.Miller, Laing, Balfour Beatty, Wimpey, Amec, Cleveland Bridge, Sir Robert McAlpine, Glasgow-based John Young and the Dutch firm, De Groot, are all in the race for the contract.Consultant WA Fairhurst and Partners devised the scheme for the strengthening contract. This will require steel towers to be built inside the four legs of the 29-year-old bridge to bolster ...

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