Water Supplies Department Hong Kong: Investing for the future of seven million people

World Class Ports: Hong Kong Marine Department

in Infrastructure

The Port of Hong Kong is one of the world’s busiest container ports. It is monitored and managed by the Marine Department, who have provided safe and sustainable port operations under this name for several decades. Undoubtedly, the Marine Department has enormous responsibilities. The Port of Hong Kong contributes towards the region’s economic development on […]

Highways Department Hong Kong: Keeping up to speed with one of the world’s busiest transport networks

in Infrastructure, Transport

In late December of 2016, the Highways Department of Hong Kong invited tenders for its latest improvement project: “Provision of Barrier-free Access Facilities for Highway Structures – Phase 3 Contract 9”. The works are expected to commence in May 2017 and will take about 42 months to complete. The works will mainly comprise of the construction […]

Drainage Service Department of Hong Kong: Sustainability through substantial infrastructure investment

in Infrastructure

Infrastructure development takes considerable investment in time and money. In Hong Kong, the Drainage Service Department (DSD) has embarked on an ambitious project to improve the territories sewage system. Industry-AP was privileged to speak recently with Edwin Tong Ka-hung, Director of Drainage Services. Can you please provide me with an overview of the department’s core […]

MTR Corporation: Operational Excellence in the Rush Hour

in Infrastructure

It is well recognised that a successful transport network can play an enormous role in the socio-economic development of a society. Across the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific, countries are busily engaged in infrastructure projects designed to achieve just that goal. In Hong Kong however, that ambition has already come to fruition and has recently […]