Contract No. HY/2012/06
Widening of Fanling Highway - Tai Hang to Wo Hop Shek Interchange

Design and Construction Consultant   :    Hyder - Arup - Black & Veatch Joint Venture
Main Contractor    :    China State Construction Engineering (Hong Kong) Limited
Contract Commencement Date    :    18 July 2013
Contract Sum    :    HK$2,510 million

Project Description

The Project comprises of widening the 3-km long section of Fanling Highway between Tai Hang and Wo Hop Shek Interchange (Portion between Nam Wah Po to Kiu Tau is entrusted to CEDD). The widening works are proposed to alleviate the traffic congestion problem on Fanling Highway and to meet the anticipated traffic growth.

The scope of the contract mainly includes:

widening of a section of Fanling Highway of approximately 2 km long (from Tai Hang to Nam Wa Po and from Kiu Tau to Wo Hop Shek Interchange) from the existing dual 3-lane carriageway to a dual 4-lane carriageway, with provision of standard hard shoulder on both directions of the carriageway;

widening of associated slip road at Wo Hop Shek;

realignment of sections of Tai Wo Service Road West and Tai Wo Service Road East;

demolition and reconstruction of 4 existing footbridges which across Fanling Highway at Tai Hang, Tai Wo, Ho Ka Yuen and Wo Hop Shek;

demolition of the existing Nam Wa Po Footbridge;

construction of a vehicular –cum-walkway bridge of about 400 metres long at Kau Lung Hang;

ancillary works including construction of noise barriers and retaining walls, and installation of traffic control and surveillance system.