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Thomson Line

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has awarded four civils contracts T201, T203, T209 and T210 with a total value of around EUR610 million for three Thomson Line stations and adjacent tunnels, as well as Thomson Line’s Mandai Depot.

Contract T203 for the construction of Woodlands station and its associated cut-and-cover tunnels has been awarded to GS Engineering & Construction Corp at a contract sum of EUR171 million. When completed, Woodlands station will serve as the interchange between Thomson Line and North-South Line.

Contract T209 for the design and construction of Lentor station and its associated tunnels has been awarded to China Railway No. 5 Engineering Group Co., Ltd (Singapore Branch) at a contract sum of EUR145 million.

Contract T210 for the design and construction of Mayflower station has been awarded to Gammon Construction Limited Singapore Branch (GPL) at a contract sum of EUR102 million.

When completed, these Thomson Line stations will connect the northern and central parts of Singapore through Woodlands and Caldecott stations to connect with the North-South and the Circle Line respectively, bringing further convenience and connectivity to commuters working and residing in Woodlands, Lentor, Thomson and Ang Mo Kio. In addition, these three stations will serve as Civil Defence shelters along the Thomson Line.

Contract T201 for the construction of Thomson Line’s Mandai Depot was awarded to Jurong Primewide Pte Ltd (JPW) for EUR192 million.

Construction works for these civils contracts are expected to start by the first quarter of 2014. The Woodlands interchange station and Mandai depot are scheduled to be completed in the year 2019, while Lentor and Mayflower stations are scheduled to be completed in 2020. Click sg/27 for tunnelbuilder archive. Visit http://app.lta.gov.sg/apps/news/page.aspx?c=2&id=e24d3853-ee73-4d65-922b-bba5dcb8beb7. 44/13.