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Disassembling and moving Xinzhuang tower crane tipping jib swing

A major outbreak occurred throughout TaiwanEarthquakeA tower crane at a construction site on Zhongzheng Road in Xinzhuang District of New Taipei City collapsed after the earthquake. Fortunately, there was no construction prior to the incident, and the boom did not fall onto the road. At present, the construction site director has asked the manufacturer to help dismantle it and move it to the first floor for temporary storage so as to prevent accidents.

It is understood that at 7:58 am today, a magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck 2.5 kilometers southeast of Hualien City Government. Impacted by the epicenter, earthquakes of various magnitudes ranging from 1 to 7.2 occurred throughout Taiwan, and New Taipei City was hit by a magnitude 5 earthquake. At about 8 o’clock this morning, at a construction site at No. 384 Zhongzheng Road, Xinzhuang District, New Taipei City, a roof-mounted tower crane collapsed due to the earthquake. Fortunately, no one at the site was injured.

As the tower crane was on the verge of collapse, the director of the construction site immediately ordered his co-operators to set up a blockade around the perimeter, fix the initially bent boom, and send engineers to the site to conduct a comprehensive inspection. Informed to come. To see if there is any damage to scaffolding etc. It was expected to be demolished at 3 pm. The crane will be dismantled into sections and temporarily moved to the first floor. The district police will also send personnel to do traffic control in the entire area and complete the process to prevent accidents due to accidental falls.

According to data from the New Taipei City Fire Department, as of 8:30 am today, a total of 78 major and minor disasters have been recorded within the jurisdiction, including the warehouse collapse at No. 160 Liancheng Road, Zhonghe District. And the back half of the building on the 5th floor of the factory collapsed. Firefighters rescued 2 men and 1 woman, who suffered minor injuries and did not need to be sent to the hospital; Seven buildings at the new store caved in, and there are currently no reports of any injuries.

A tower crane at a construction site at No. 384 Zhongzheng Road in Xinzhuang District of New Taipei City collapsed due to the earthquake. The construction site is being dismantled and relocated to prevent accidents. (Reporter Zeng Boxai/Photography)

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