Rail

C810 – Express Rail Link – West Kowloon Terminus, Hong Kong

Client – MTR – Laing O’Rourke – Hsin Chong – Paul Y Joint Venture Specialist tender assistance with rock engineering issues for the large span 24m deep excavation for the West Kowloon Terminus.

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C901 – Admiralty Integrated Station, Hong Kong

Tender design – peer review of the excavation and stabilisation system for the Admiralty Station Cavern – Tunnel – Station Box complex.

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West Island Line University and Sai Ying Pun Station Caverns – Hong Kong

Client    ATKINS ARUP JV Detailed design of two station caverns (22.5m span) in variable rock mass conditions in urban location. Development of rock mass models, detailed design analysis in 2 and 3D. Preparation of detailed design  temporary support drawings for … Continue reading

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Express Rail Link, Hong Kong

Client : Atkins China Ltd Development of strategy for the control of groundwater in the long and short term and assessment of hydrogeological and geotechnical impacts, design concept selection and development of specification. Review of excavation support for larger spans. … Continue reading

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Gautrain Rapid Rail Link, South Africa

Client    BOMBELLA JV – ATKINS Development of geological model for 15km tunnel alignment in urban setting.  Development of concept design for initial and final tunnel support.  Initiation and development of cavern options for Sandton Station construction. Preliminary Design of bifurcation … Continue reading

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