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Contractor Galliford Try is preparing to reopen part of a new railway overbridge across four tracks at Green Lane in Bolton. It is replacing an ageing brick arch structure with one comprising precast concrete beams capable of carrying 40 tonne trucks. More than 40 of the beams weighing up to 28 tonnes each were placed during a single 29 hour track possession last month. One side of the two carriageway crossing will open first in March. Client for the project was Bolton Metropolitan ...

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