DSD awarded Contract No. DC/2022/03 “Yuen Long Barrage and Nullah Improvement Schemes”
2 June 2023
The Drainage Services Department signed a works contract of about $3,003 million with China State – Alchmex JV on 2 June 2023. The works include provision of a barrage scheme in Yuen Long including the construction of an automatic flood barrier, a stormwater pumping station, a master control centre and the associated electrical and mechanical facilities in the Yuen Long Nullah; modification of the Yuen Long Nullah and drainage improvement works at the intersection of the Yuen Long Nullah and the Yuen Long Bypass Floodway; improvement of flood walls along the Kam Tin River and construction of flood walls along the Yuen Long Nullah and the Sham Chung River; revitalisation of the Yuen Long Nullah between the Shap Pat Heung Road and the location of the barrage; construction of a dry weather flow (DWF) interception system including a pumping station for water quality improvement and ancillary works. This 53-month works contract commenced on 29 May 2023.
The Assistant Director / Projects and Development, Mr. CHOI Wing-hing (fourth left), the Chief Engineer / Project Management, Mr. POON Sui-shun (third left) of DSD, the Chairman and President, Mr. HUNG Cheung-shew (second left) and Deputy General Manager, Mr. MA Hin-kuen, Ricky (first left) of China State Construction Engineering (Hong Kong) Limited and the Director, Mr. ZHANG Ming (third right), Director, Mr. CHAN Wai-hung, George (second right) and General Manager, Mr. WU Yick-nam, Victor (first right) of Alchmex International Construction Limited attended the Contract Signing Ceremony.