Breaking news: God denies responsibility for Port Mann Bridge ice bombs, files defamation suit against Kiewit and Transportation Investment Corporation

In an ironic twist, I was in the middle of chasing down another Kiewit story when the extraordinary news broke that the  Port Mann Bridge ice bombs were an act of God. http://vancouver.24hrs.ca/2014/07/28/ice-bombs-called-act-of-god I'm not kidding. Transportation Investment Corporation ( the crown corporation created for this specific project) and Kiewit/Flatiron partnership ( the design/build team) …

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Was de-icing, or anti-icing technology considered for the Port Mann Bridge Cables?

I've heard from a few drivers today, reporting seeing falling chunks of ice coming from the cables on the new Port Mann bridge, landing on vehicles below...A similar situation resulted in a bridge closure for a period of time on the Tacoma Narrows bridge last winter. * as of 1:50 pm, RCMP have closed the bridge, Scan …

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