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On going and up coming construction projects in and around asia.

That sinking feeling

The simple matter of installing Asia’s largest precast unit It looked straightforward enough – build a big precast unit and install it. Except that the unit was possibly Asia’s largest ever unit that had to be


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Going underground

Gammon takes the bother out of building Hong Kong’s deepest tunnel Constructing a tunnel isn’t one of the easiest things for a contractor to do, even at the best of times. So when that tunnel is


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Dragages wins $10.3b border crossing tunnel job

Lung Shan Tunnel will be Hong Kong’s longest road tunnel French contractor Dragages Hong Kong has been awarded the principle contract on the Liantang/Heung Yuen Wai Border Crossing Point project, the Lung Shan tunnel worth HK$10.3


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Mid-2014 start for Kai Tak Stadium pre-construction

Government to apply for $50m funding in May Detailed pre-construction work for a huge sport stadium at Kai Tak, mooted for years since the airport relocated to Chek Lap Kok, could begin as early as mid


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Tai Po bathing beach suspension blues

Project at risk of being treated as abandoned after 90 days The troubled project to build an artificial bathing beach in Tai Po district is at risk of the contractor regarding the contract as abandoned by


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Atkins bags Fuzhou planning job

Firm to design new town for 110,000 people Atkins, Britain’s largest engineering consultancy, will take part in the planning for a major new town in the eastern coastal city of Fuzhou, China. The company signed a


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PolyU Green Deck plan at Hung Hom

Proposal to cover Cross Harbour Tunnel Plaza Barely three years after completion of its landmark teaching hotel near its campus in Hung Hom, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is now looking to further spread its


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Planning green light for North Point project

Early start pays off for Sun Hung Kai despite deletion of one tower A private residential project on a prime site along Victoria Harbour has been given the planning green light after the applicant, developer giant


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Breakthrough for Hong Kong’s deepest tunnel

Depth equivalent to 50-storey office building A significant step has been made in the construction of the Harbour Area Treatment Scheme (HATS) when Drainage Services Department last month achieved breakthrough for the scheme’s deepest section, which


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Murray Building, yours for only $4.4b

Historic former government office goes to Wheelock subsidiary The prominent landmark government office building, Murray Building in Central, can look forward literally to a new lease of life as a hotel after the site was sold


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