Event Organiser: ICE

G&S Technical Seminar: Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge (Main Bridge), Hong Kong

Free

  • Lecture
  • Hong Kong
  • 08 November 2018
  • 19:00 - 20:30
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge

About this event

Hong Kong – Zhuhai – Macao Bridge (HZMB), being situated at the waters of Lingdingyang of Pearl River Estuary, is a mega-size sea crossing linking the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), Zhuhai City of Guangdong Province and Macao Special Administrative Region. The HZMB Main Bridge runs from the artificial island off Gongbei of Zhuhai to the eastern artificial island for the tunnel section just west of the HKSAR boundary. It includes a 29.6km dual three-lane carriageway in the form of a bridge-cum-tunnel structure comprising a tunnel of about 6 km; two artificial islands for the tunnel landings; and associated works.

ICE HKA G&S is honoured to have Mr Derek Chung, Engineer of Major Works Project Management Office (Special Duties), Highways Department, to present on the Construction Innovation and Challenges of Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge (Main Bridge Section). Features of the project include the adoption of precast and pre-fabrication technique to minimise the disturbance to the marine environment and to ensure the quality of works during the construction stage. Another highlight is the use of the largest lifting barge in the world to carry out installation of the final connection of immersed tube tunnel. There will be a lot more construction innovation and challenges of this mega project to be shared in the seminar.

  • Capacity: 150
  • Registration will be confirmed on a first-come-first-served basis and priority will be given to ICE graduate and student members
  • Only successful applicant will receive confirmation e-mail
  • Attendance certificates will be provided for this event
  • Applicants with no-show records will be given lower priority in future G&S events

 

Speakers

Derek Chung

Engineer of Major Works Project Management Office (Special Duties) Highways Department, HKSAR Government

Derek Chung

Derek graduated from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology with a Bachelor Degree in Civil and Structural Engineering. He then joined the government as a civil engineering graduate and earned his Master Degree in Construction Law and Dispute Resolution from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

After obtaining his first professional qualification in 2008, he has worked for a wide variety of government projects including expansion of sewage treatment works, replacement and rehabilitation of water mains, operation and maintenance of highways and cross-boundary bridges, and most recently on the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge (HZMB) project, mainly overseeing construction contracts related to the HZMB Hong Kong Port.

Register your attendance

To book your place, simply click the 'book now' button below and follow the onscreen instructions. If you experience any issues, please contact the event administrator: crystal.fung@ice.org.uk.

Venue

Hong Kong Polytechnic University
11 Yuk Choi Rd
Hung Hom
Hong Kong
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For more information please contact:

Crystal Fung

e: crystal.fung@ice.org.uk

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