20 Aug '11, 12am

SMRT: Security agency at fault. We did not receive the quality we paid for. Commuters: We know what that's like.

SMRT: Security agency at fault. We did not receive the quality we paid for. Commuters: We know what that's like.

SMRT staff checking the perimeter fence at Ulu Pandan depot. Reinforcement work has not started at the depot because of a two-month delay in work at its Changi depot, SMRT said. Work is scheduled to start at Ulu Pandan next week and will be completed by October. -- ST PHOTO: SAM CHIN By Royston Sim , Kimberly Spykerman and Lin Wenjian Checks by The Straits Times yesterday showed that it is not just SMRT's Bishan depot that has yet to be fitted with steel welded mesh fencing as had been recommended. Its Ulu Pandan depot has not been reinforced either. Yesterday, SMRT said that work to strengthen the perimeter of the Ulu Pandan depot had yet to start because of a two-month delay in work at its Changi depot. Related Links SECURITY MEASURES IN PLACE Mr Goh Chee Kong, SMRT's senior vice-president for communications and services, said work is scheduled to start at Ulu Pandan nex...

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