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Strainstall to monitor Forth bridge construction

3 Jun 13 Strainstall has been awarded a contract to provide structural monitoring technology and engineering support to the new Forth crossing, a cable-stayed bridge carrying a motorway that will complement the existing road and rail crossings over the Firth of Forth.

The multi-million pound contract involves the installation over four years of a range of monitoring technologies to the bridge during its construction, providing realtime data to allow continuous remote monitoring of precise movements and loadings.

Nick Henry, chief executive officer of Strainstall’s parent company,  James Fisher & Sons, said: "The fact that Strainstall has been selected for this contract is testament to our specific expertise and international reputation as a leader in the provision of structural monitoring adding to Strainstall's impressive track record of long span bridge monitoring technology."

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