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SBG engineers under scanner for Saudi crane crash

Nine engineers and officials of Binladin Group were interrogated as the Kingdom investigates the crane collapse at Makkah's Grand Mosque

Saudi Arabia is investigating the crane collapse at Makkah's Grand Mosque.
Saudi Arabia is investigating the crane collapse at Makkah's Grand Mosque.

Nine engineers and officials of Binladin Group were interrogated on 3 October, 2015, as Saudi Arabia's Bureau of Investigation and Public Prosecution (BIP) started investigations into the recent crane crash at the Grand Mosque in Makkah, according to local reports. 

Saudi Gazette stated the Bureau has started reviewing related documents, maintenance contracts, and safety measures taken on the project.

If evidence is found on the involvement of any defendant, a charge sheet will be prepared and he will be referred to the Criminal Court.

The sources added that the charges will focus on negligence, causing loss of lives and damage to properties.

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