CRANE TOPPLES OVER WHILE WORKING ON JURONG TOWN CORPORATION PROJECT

A mobile crane toppled over at Sunview Drive in Jurong yesterday. The incident took place at a workplace owned by Yong Xing Construction. No one was hurt.

The Manpower Ministry has issued a stop-work order for the site and will be conducting investigations.

Yong Xing Construction had been contracted by government-linked developer Jurong Town Corporation to build an electric substation at the site, and the mobile crane is owned and operated by Beng Huat Crane.

The incident is suspected to have taken place when the crane was extending its boom.

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