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HKA technical visit: Central Kowloon Route – Yau Ma Tei East

Event organised by ICE

Date
13 July 2024
Time
09:30 - 11:30 HKT (GMT+8)
Location
Central Kowloon Route (CKR) Community Liaison Centre
12 Long Yuet Street, To Kwa Wan
Kowloon,
Hong Kong
Add to Calendar 13-07-2024 09:30 13-07-2024 11:30 false HKT (GMT+8) HKA technical visit: Central Kowloon Route – Yau Ma Tei East https://www.ice.org.uk/events/latest-events/hka-technical-visit-ckr-ymt-east Central Kowloon Route (CKR) Community Liaison Centre, Kowloon

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Overview

Central Kowloon Route, as an alternative express route bypassing the congested central Kowloon area, significantly reduces the journey time. Upon commissioning, the journey time between Yau Ma Tei and Kowloon Bay during peak hours is expected to be shortened from 30 minutes to about 5 minutes only. The CKR will also alleviate the traffic congestion by substantially reducing the traffic volumes at the currently congested major east-west transport corridors. It also brings similar benefits to the neighbouring areas including Wong Tai Sin, Ho Man Tin and Kowloon City.

The project team will share the experience in reprovision of Gascoigne Road Flyover, construction of cut and cover tunnel, and Installation of Noise Enclosure.

Capacity:  15 participants + 5 helpers 
Gathering time: 9.20am
Gathering venue: Central Kowloon Route (CKR) Community Liaison Centre
Fees: free of charge

Remarks: 

  • Clothing: Please dress in light informal attire and don’t wear shorts or dresses/skirts
  • Participants should have the Construction Industry Safety Training Certificate or equivalent document for site safety
  • Registration will be confirmed on a first-come-first-served basis and priority will be given to ICE members.
  • Only successful applicant will receive confirmation e-mail.
  • Attendance certificates will be provided after 2 weeks of the event only if attendees attend the whole event.

Adverse weather arrangement:

The event will be cancelled or rescheduled to another date in case of Black Rainstorm Alert; or Typhoon Signal No.3 or above being in force by the Hong Kong Observatory 2 hours before the tour. It may also be cancelled because of safety or other reasons.

Disclaimer:

The Institution of Civil Engineers (Hong Kong Association) shall not under any circumstances be liable or otherwise for death or any injury or for any damage to or loss or destruction of property or otherwise, in any such case arising from any accident or mishap, and whether during or after this event, in preparation for it, traveling to or from it or otherwise.

Venue

Central Kowloon Route (CKR) Community Liaison Centre
12 Long Yuet Street, To Kwa Wan, Kowloon
Hong Kong