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Kai Tak development – infrastructure works for developments at the southern part of the former runway
Kai Tak development - Stage 2 infrastructure works for developments at the southern part of the former runway Kai Tak development - Stage 3 infrastructure works for developments at the southern part of the former runway

Brief Description of Project Scope:

The scope of Stage 2 comprises:
  1. construction of the following items of works mainly located at the former runway –
    (i) realignment and widening of the existing single 2-lane Shing Fung Road to form a dual 2-lane distributor road of about 1.4 kilometres (km) long;
    (ii) associated single 2-lane roads (including a vehicular underpass) with a total length of about 0.6 km branching off from the realigned Shing Fung Road to the sites along the road;
    (iii) an elevated landscaped deck with lifts and staircases of about 1.4 km long with minimum 11 metres (m) in width above the realigned Shing Fung Road serving as part of a semi-enclosure noise barrier and also as a public open space; and
    (iv) roadside noise barriers with a total length of about 1.1 km long alongside the realigned Shing Fung Road and integrated with the elevated landscaped deck;
  2. upgrading of the existing single 2-lane carriageway of about 0.3 km long on Kai Tak Bridge to a dual 2-lane carriageway;
  3. improvement to three existing road junctions along Wang Chiu Road at its junctions with Kai Cheung Road, Lam Hing Street and Sheung Yee Road in Kowloon Bay;
  4. construction of associated footpaths, pedestrian streets, street lighting, traffic aids, drainage, sewerage, water mains, landscaping and ancillary works; and
  5. implementation of environmental mitigation measures and an environmental monitoring and audit programme for the works mentioned above.

The scope of Stage 3 comprises:
  1. construction of the following items of works located at the former south apron area –
    (i) reconstruction and widening of Shing Cheong Road and part of Cheung Yip Street from the existing single 2-lane roads to form dual 2-lane roads with a total length of about 0.7 km; and
    (ii) construction of a supporting underground structure of about 0.4 km long along Shing Cheong Road and across Cheung Yip Street as enabling works to facilitate future construction of Trunk Road T2;
  2. construction of associated footpaths, pedestrian streets, street lighting, traffic aids, drainage, sewerage, water mains, landscaping and ancillary works; and
  3. construction of two sewage pumping stations, about 2 000m long of twin rising mains and 2 300m long of gravity sewer;
  4. implementation of environmental mitigation measures and an environmental monitoring and audit programme for the works mentioned above.

Approved Project Estimate:

$5.757 billion


Current Progress:

The Stage 2 works commenced on 30 November 2015 and the Stage 3 works commenced on 23 November 2015.

The delivery of both stages of works is on schedule.


Project Office in Civil Engineering and Development Department:

East Development Office (Enquiry: 2301 1393)


Consultant:

AECOM Asia Company Limited; and Hyder-Meinhardt-Joint Venture.


Contract:

Contract No. KL/2014/01
Scope: same as project scope for the Stage 2 above
Commencement Date: 30 November 2015
Completion Date: completion in phases between end 2017 and 2019
Contract Sum: $1.947 billion
Contractor: CEC – CCC Joint Venture

Contract No. KL/2014/03
Scope: same as project scope for the Stage 3 above
Commencement Date: 23 November 2015
Completion Date: end 2019
Contract Sum: $2.176 billion
Contractor: China Road and Bridge Corporation