Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to the newest version of your browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of Construction News, please enable cookies in your browser.

Welcome to the Construction News site. As we have relaunched, you will have to sign in once now and agree for us to use cookies, so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Alps deaths


Nine people were killed in the Alps on Monday when a helicopter dropped a concrete block onto a cable car of tou r ists in Tyrol, western Austria. The helicopter is believed to have been car rying const ruct ion material for work on the cable car system.