Bridge launch brings 7,000 East Mids jobs a step closer

The bridge launch in action
Some 7,000 jobs took a step nearer over the weekend, as a bridge weighing almost 1,200 tonnes of concrete and steel was successfully launched across the M1. The bridge, when opened in autumn 2018, will form part of the Kegworth Bypass and will reduce the amount of traffic and HGVs travelling through the village by around 60%. It forms part of the wider infrastructure improvements being made as part of SEGRO Logistics Park East Midlands Gateway, the 700-acre ‘inland port’ which combines links to the M1 and East Midlands Airpo... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...