The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has awarded the civil works contract (C901) for the Circle Line (CCL) Marina Bay Station to Hock Lian Seng Infrastructure Pte Ltd.
The contract is valued at S$348.4 million.
Scope of Contracts
Contract 901 is for the construction and completion of the CCL Marina Bay Station and tunnels. The scope also includes addition and alteration works to the existing North South Line (NSL) Marina Bay station, localised diversions of the East Coast Parkway and Marina Street as well as demolition of an expunged vehicular underpass.
About the Contractors
Hock Lian Seng Infrastructure Pte Ltd is currently undertaking the construction for the Extension of Bartley Road to Airport Road, and the bridge over Sungei Serangoon connecting Buangkok Drive to Tampines Road. They have also recently completed the construction of the Kim Chuan Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Depot.
Circle Line (CCL) Extension
When completed in 2012, the 2.4km CCL Extension will be a fully underground, automated rail transit system that will extend from CCL Promenade station via Downtown Line Stage 1 (DTL1) Bayfront station to the CCL Marina Bay station.
The Circle Line Marina Bay station is a new station on the Circle Line. It will serve as an interchange station connecting the Circle Line to the present North South Line. When completed, there will be an integrated entrance which will serve both the new Circle Line Marina Bay Station and the existing North South Line Marina Bay station.
The LTA had earlier awarded Contract 830A, Electrical and Mechanical Systems for the Circle Line Extension, to the consortium of ALSTOM Transport S.A., ALSTOM Transport (S) Pte Ltd and Singapore Technologies Electronics Ltd on 27 December 2007. The contract is valued at approximately S$106 million.
Contract 830A covers the design, supply, delivery to site, installation, testing and commissioning of major Electrical and Mechanical Systems, such as Signalling System, Platform Screen Doors, Communications System, Integrated Supervisory Control System, Power Supply System (High Tension and Traction Power), Trackworks and Travel Information System.
The consortium of ALSTOM Transport S.A., ALSTOM Transport (S) Pte Ltd and Singapore Technologies Electronics Ltd is currently undertaking the construction of the Electrical and Mechanical Systems for the five stages of the Circle Line Project.