26 Jun '15, 11am

TyneTeesWear News: Nexus invests £1.1m in a more reliable Metro service in South Tyneside #metro #nefollowers

Nexus, which owns, manages and is modernising the Tyne and Wear Metro, is investing £1.1m to strengthen and protect three Metro bridges in South Tyneside. The project will see new crash barriers installed to prevent structural damage if any of the bridges are hit by a car or a lorry. This will help Nexus to reduce the amount of operating delays which occur when vehicles hit a Metro bridge and services have to be halted or slowed down while engineers are called out to check the structure has not been damaged. The bridges to get the new crash barriers are Monksway bridge, near Bede Metro station, the Hill Street bridge in Jarrow and the Black Road bridge in Hebburn. The work is set to take place in the autumn. It forms part of the £389m Metro: all change modernisation programme, and will also involve each of the bridges being strengthened and weather proofed. Director of Rai...

Full article: http://www.nexus.org.uk/news/item/nexus-invests-%C2%A311m...

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