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The ‘Tuen Mun-Chek Lap Kok Link – Northern Connection Tunnel Buildings, Electrical and Mechanical Works’ contract has been awarded to Gammon Construction, headquartered in Hong Kong, as a 50-50 joint venture between Balfour Beatty and Jardine Matheson, the contract is worth EUR283,34 bn (HK$2.59 billion) for and will be for the Highways Department of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

The works comprise of the provision of electrical and mechanical (E&M)  to serve the newly constructed 5km tunnel from Tuen Mun to Boundary Crossing Facilities Island and will include the tunnel’s ventilation, road lighting, central monitoring and control systems.

The contract also requires the provision of civil and building works for the construction of a number of tunnel buildings including the Administration, Toll Control, Maintenance Depot and Satellite Control buildings, as well as the landscaping works on the landfall at either end of the tunnel. Visit https://www.balfourbeatty.com  and https://www.gammonconstruction.com . Ref.n. HY/2017/10. 29/18.