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CEDD signs contract for Development of Anderson Road Quarry Site - Site Formation and Infrastructure Works (with photos)
(post date: 23/12/2016)
The Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD) on 23 December 2016 signed a contract of about $2,668 million with Chun Wo – STEC – Vasteam Joint Venture for site formation and infrastructure works for development of Anderson Road Quarry (ARQ) site.

The Civil Engineering and Development Department (CEDD) on 23 December 2016 signed a contract of about $2,668 million with Chun Wo – STEC – Vasteam Joint Venture for site formation and infrastructure works for development of Anderson Road Quarry (ARQ) site.

The main objective of the project is to provide land and the associated infrastructures for the proposed land uses at the existing ARQ site at the north-eastern of East Kowloon according to the approved Kwun Tong (North) Outline Zoning Plan. The development of the ARQ site will provide about 12 hectares of land for development of about 9,400 private and subsidised housing flats with a planned population of about 25,000. The population intake will start from 2023-24 onwards. Land will also be provided for commercial uses, government, institution or community facilities, open space and amenity areas, etc.

This contract mainly comprises formation of about 40 hectares of land platforms at the ARQ site and the associated geotechnical works; road works including construction of approximately 3-kilometre long vehicular roads, footpaths, cycle tracks, an approximately 130-metre long underpass at the southern end and a public transport terminus at the northern end of the ARQ site; provision of and improvement to water supply, drainage and sewerage systems as well as landscaping works.

Details of the works are available at www.arqs.hk.