Development of Anderson Road Quarry Site

Project Number:

7765L, 7803CL & 7818CL
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Brief Description of Project Scope:

The project is to provide land and the associated infrastructures for the proposed land uses at the existing Anderson Road Quarry (ARQ) site at the north-eastern of East Kowloon according to the approved Kwun Tong (North) Outline Zoning Plan. The ARQ development site will provide about 12 hectares of land for housing development, to facilitate the population intake to commence from 2023-24 onwards. Land will also be provided for commercial uses, government, institution or community facilities, open space and amenity areas, etc.

In addition to the site formation and infrastructure works within the ARQ site, a bus-to-bus interchange (BBI) will be constructed at the toll plaza of Tseung Kwan O Tunnel for public use, and to alleviate the public transport demand at Sau Mau Ping, Po Tat, Hing Tin areas as well as to mitigate the traffic impact generated from the ARQ development. A series of associated off-site road improvement works and pedestrian connectivity facilities is also proposed to enhance the pedestrian connectivity between the ARQ site and housing estates in the vicinity, the Kwun Tong town centre and the proposed BBI, as well as to mitigate the potential traffic impact arising from the proposed ARQ development.

Project Office in Civil Engineering and Development Department:

East Development Office (Enquiry: 3842 7114)

Consultant:

AECOM Asia Company Limited

Approved Project Estimate:

About $10.8 billion

Related Website:

http://www.arqs.hk

Current Progress:

Construction commenced in December 2016.

Contract:

Contract No: NE/2016/01

Scope: The works include formation of about 40 hectares of land platforms at the Anderson Road Quarry (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.
Commencement Date: 21 December 2016
Completion Date: Early 2022
Contract Sum: $2,668 million
Contractor: Chun Wo - STEC - Vasteam Joint Venture

Contract No: NE/2016/05

Scope: The works mainly comprise the construction of pedestrian connectivity facilities with footbridges and lift towers, escalators in Kwun Tong district; a bus-to-bus interchange at Tseung Kwan O Tunnel Toll Plaza; slope improvement works in the vicinity of Po Lam Road South and other associated works.
Commencement Date: 31 March 2017
Completion Date: 2020 - 2022 (in phases)
Contract Sum: $299 million
Contractor: Kwan On Construction Company Limited

Contract No: NE/2017/03

Scope: The works mainly include a) road improvement works at junction of Clear Water Bay Road and On Sau Road, and at New Clear Water Bay Road near Shun Lee Tsuen Road; b) construction of a vehicular flyover from Lin Tak Road to Sau Mau Ping Road and provision of laybys at Lin Tak Road; c) construction of pedestrian connectivity facilities, including footbridges, lift towers and escalators in Kwun Tong district; d) provision of a public toilet for the proposed bus-to-bus interchange at Tseung Kwan O Tunnel Toll Plaza; and e) associated noise barriers and enclosures, slope works and landscaping works.
Commencement Date: 31 May 2018
Completion Date: End 2023
Contract Sum: $1,328 million
Contractor: CW - CMGC JV

Contract No: ED/2019/02

Scope: The works mainly include a) construction of an about 50 metres (m) long two-way escalator link (EL1) between Sau Mau Ping Road and the existing footbridge to Po Tat Estate; b) construction of an about 55 m long two-way escalator link (EL2) between Sau Mau Ping South Estate and the existing footbridge to Sau Mau Ping Road; c) construction of an about 30 m long footbridge with lift tower and staircase (FB1) between Hiu Kwong Street and the podium of Sau Ming House, Sau Mau Ping Estate; and d) construction of an about 55 m long footbridge with lift tower and staircase (FB2) between Sau Mau Ping Road and the podium of Po Tat Estate.
Commencement Date: 30 March 2021
Completion Date: 2024
Contract Sum: $177 million
Contractor: Wing Lee - Univic JV

Contract No: ED/2020/02

Scope: The works mainly include greening, landscape works and ancillary facilities of the open spaces of around 15.5 hectares, slope improvement works, formation of about 1 hectare of land, and associated geotechnical works & road works at the Development of Anderson Road Quarry Site.
Commencement Date: 30 July 2021
Completion Date: 2024
Contract Sum: $408 million
Contractor: China International Water & Electric Corporation

Other Related Information:

http://www.arqs.hk/en/library_publication.html

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