Work expected to start by first quarter 2014
SINGAPORE – The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has awarded three civil contracts, T211, T221 and T226 with a total value of around $1.09 billion, with Gammon Construction being awarded a $210 million (HK$129 billion) contract for Singapore’s Havelock station for the Thompson Line .
Havelock Station is located beneath Zion Road. It is sited in close proximity to residential housing estates and commercial buildings.
Commenting on the contract award, Thomas Ho, Chief Executive of Gammon said:
“Gammon is delighted to be awarded the second contract for Thomson Line by LTA. We are fully committed to this significant project, and are confident of our ability to deliver a quality product, with the highest safety standards and within the construction programme.”
Work is expected to start by the first quarter of 2014 and is scheduled to be completed in 2021.
Fully underground, the 30-km long Thomson Line comprises 22 stations, including Havelock Station and six interchange stations. It will connect with the North-South-East-West Line (NSEWL), Downtown Line (DTL), North-East Line (NEL) and Circle Line (CCL), providing greater accessibility and significantly improving travel time for the community.