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Quake mission

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Construction minister Nick Raynsford has described sights on a recent visit to earthquake-hit Turkey as 'more horrifying than anything we might have expected'. His mission earlier this month included Swanke Hayden Connell, Ove Arup & Partners and other firms. The minister saw buildings that had 'collapsed like packs of playing cards' in the area. Rebuilding could cost £6 billion.

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