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

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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M+ Museum set to start work summer 2014

WKCDA to stick to strict budget framework The next facility in the pipeline at the government’s showcase West Kowloon Cultural District, the M+ visual arts museum, is likely to start work sometime next year. Speaking at


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Bachy to kick off construction at Cultural District

WKCDA awards foundation contract for Xiqu Centre The long-delayed West Kowloon Cultural District project has finally got itself to the construction starting line with the award of the foundation contract for the first facility. The West


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Green light for Museum of Art makeover

Town planners approve extension and renovation plan One of Hong Kong’s most popular museums, the Hong Kong Museum of Art in Tsim Sha Tsui, will get a major makeover after getting the town planning green light.


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