15 Dec '11, 3am

‘Train disruptions unacceptable and unforgivable - Yahoo! Singapore Finance via @YahooFinance

Andrew Loh , On Thursday 15 December 2011, 10:08 SGT Singapore's Circle Line has been plagued by disasters and disruptions right from the get-go . It exceeded its original budgeted cost of S$6.7 billion; saw a section of the tunnel collapse in 2004, killing four workers; and experienced a cave-in at one of its construction sites in 2008. On 14 December, Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT) yet again raised the ire of the public. Thousands of commuters were affected when service on its Circle Line was disrupted at 6am that day. Although the cause was found and "partially " rectified in 40 minutes, trains were delayed for up to 5 hours after that. Workers were reported to have taken two hours to get to work that morning. This is, of course, not the first time that such lapses have happened. According to news reports, this "is the second disruption since the line was fully ope...

Full article: http://sg.finance.yahoo.com/news/-Train-disruptions-yahoo...

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