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Learning from the collapse of Kutai Kartanegara Bridge

  • Dionysius Siringoringo

Tokyo | Sun, December 4 2011 | 12:42 pm

The collapse of Kutai Kartanegara Bridge shocked many, not only the public but also the engineering community. The bridge was relatively new, having been completed in 2001 and was the pride of the wealthy East Kalimantan regency of Kutai Kartanegara.

Looking at the accident and how it occurred, one may be tempted to analyze, speculate and start the blame game. But in the end, to take a leaf...