Since the commencement of works in July 2009, the construction of West Island Line is in full swing.

All TBM works was completed in Nov 2012
All blasting works for the railway tunnels, the overrun tunnel and the passenger adits was completed in Dec 2013

Contract Awarded

Contract No. Contract Name Contractor Contract Award Date Completion Date Construction Sites
701 Modification of Sheung Wan Station 701

Progress of work

Sun Fook Kong Construction Ltd 04/2010 08/2012 Completed
  Last Updated at : January 2014
 
  • Sheung Wan Station Modification works for the Sheung Wan Station are complete. New public toilet facilities and two new lifts were opened for service on 26 August 2012.
703 Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction 703

Progress of work

Dragages - Maeda - BSG Joint Venture 08/2009 2013
  • Sai Woo Lane & Queens Road West
  • New Market Street
  • Ko Shing Street,
    Li Sing St &
    Des Voeux Road West
  Last Updated at : January 2014
 
  • Sai Woo Lane & Queen's Road West The structural works for the Sai Ying Pun Station entrances at Queen’s Road West and Des Voeux Road West is complete.
  • New Market Street New Market Street for the road reinstatement works is complete. The road was opened to the public in November 2013.
704 Sai Ying Pun and HKU Station, and Sai Ying Pun to Kennedy Town Tunnel Construction 704

Progress of work

Gammon Nishimatsu WIL Joint Venture 03/2010 2014
  • King George V Memorial Park
  • Ex-David Trench Rehabilitation Centre
  • Ex-Centre Street Cooked Food Centre
  • Ki Ling Lane Children's Playground
  • Haking Wong Building, HKU
  • Ex-Whitty Street Public Toilet
  • Pokfulam Road next to Yam Pak Building, HKU
  • Belcher's Street Sitting-out Area
  • Hill Road
  • Western District Public Cargo Working Area
  • Kennedy Town Praya Shaft
  • Victoria Road
  Last Updated at : March 2014
 
  • Sai Ying Pun Station Structural works for Sai Ying Pun Station are complete while Architectural Builders Works and Finishes such as floor tiling and ceiling panels installation are in progress. E&M works including the escalators and building services fixing above ceiling panels are progressing well.
  • HKU Station

    Structural works for HKU Station concourse and platform are complete. Architectural Builders Works and Finishes as well as E&M fitting out works are ongoing including installation of floor tiles, VE cladding panels and ceiling panels. Installation of the platform screen doors is complete and the overhead line system is energised with train test runs now.

  • Ex-David Trench Rehabilitation Centre Construction of the shaft structure and entrance structure are in progress.

  • Sai Woo Lane Playground Structural works of the entrance are substantially complete. Re-provisioning of Sai Woo Lane Playground and installation of escalators have commenced.
  • Ex-Centre Street Cooked Food Centre Excavation work has been completed and the entrance structure construction below ground is in progress.

  • Ki Ling Lane Children’s Playground Excavation for one of the two passenger adits connecting the entrances at Ki Ling Lane and First Street/Second Street using ground freezing techniques is complete and the structural lining work has commenced.

  • Haking Wong Building, HKU

    Construction of the entrance superstructure is ongoing with concrete cast to storey 8 from ground level. Survey works for the 8 high capacity lifts has commenced while installation of lift guide rail will commence shortly.

  • Ex-Whitty Street Public Toilet

    Structural works for the HKU station entrance and the passenger adit are nearing completion. Escalator installation works will commence shortly.
  • Pok Fu Lam Road next to Yam Pak Building, HKU Structural works for the station entrance and ventilation shafts at Pok Fu Lam Road is progressing well. Alignment surveys for the guide rail for the 4 high capacity lifts connecting HKU station concourse and the entrance will commence shortly.
  • Belcher’s Street Sitting-out Area Station entrance structural works of HKU Station are complete with the 2nd phase of Architectural Builders Works and Finishes commenced, such as painting and roof installation. Installation of escalators is complete pending final test and commissioning.

  • Hill Road Structural works of the station entrance are in progress. The lift shaft has been constructed to ground level. This entrance is now used for material delivery to allow closure of the Kennedy Town Praya shaft.

  • Kennedy Town Praya Shaft Praya shaft is due for closure in April for material and man-access so that backfilling of the construction adit may commence.
705 Kennedy Town Station and Overrun Tunnel Construction 705

Progress of work

Gammon Construction Ltd 12/2009 2014
  • Ex-Kennedy Town Swimming Pool
  • Forbes Street Playground
  • Sands Street
  • Sai See Street
  • Kennedy Town Ex-Police Quarter
  Last Updated at : March 2014
 
  • Kennedy Town Station Structural works for Kennedy Town Station are complete. Architectural Builders Works and Finishes and E&M works continue. Backfilling of the site for re-provisioning works has also commenced.
  • Ex-Kennedy Town Swimming Pool Construction of the entrance structures continues. External cladding to the plant room building is substantially complete. Construction of the foundations and backfilling of drainage for the green minibus boarding / alighting area continue.
  • Forbes Street Playground

    E&M and Building Services works at Kennedy Town Station continue including lift and escalator installations. Entrance steelwork and glazing continue and backfilling of the site for re-provisioning works has commenced.
  • Kennedy Town Ex-Police Quarter Re-provisioning works have commenced at Kennedy Town station overrun tunnel site. E&M testing and commissioning works continue in the ventilation building.
706 Access Shafts at Kennedy Town Praya and Hill Road Paul Y. Construction Company Ltd 07/2009 2010 Completed
  Last Updated at : December 2012
 

  • Hill Road
    Excavation works are in progress.
706A Slope Upgrading and Natural Terrain Mitigation Works Paul Y Construction Company Ltd 11/2009 2/2011 Completed
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : March 2010
708 Temporary Underground Magazine Construction Gammon Construction Ltd 07/2009 2010 Completed
  Last Updated at : June 2012
 

  • Victoria Road
    Blasting works have been successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress.
710 Re-provisioning of Kennedy Town Swimming Pool (Phase I) 710

Progress of work

Paul Y Construction Company Ltd 07/2009 03/2011 Completed
  Last Updated at : January 2014
 

  • Kennedy Town Praya Re-provisioning of Kennedy Town Swimming Pool (Phase I) was completed and the swimming pool opened to the public in May 2011.
711 Re-provisioning of David Trench Rehabilitation Centre 711

Progress of work

Sun Fook Kong Construction Ltd 07/2009 03/2011 Completed
  Last Updated at : January 2014
 

  • Ex-Upper Level Police Station Re-provisioning of David Trench Rehabilitation Centre is complete. The Centre was handed over to the Hospital Authority and has provided services to the public from April 2011.
714 Project Site Office and Works Area Sun Fook Kong Construction Ltd 07/2009 2010 Completed
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Rail track and overhead line components are being delivered to Siu Ho Wan Depot for temporary storage.
Last Updated at : October 2011
715 Trackwork and Overhead Line715

Progress of work

Eiffage Rail-Tak Yue Joint Venture 12/2010 2014
  • HKU Tunnels to Sheung Wan Tunnels
  Last Updated at : January 2014
 

  • Various Locations Overhead Line system installation in the tunnels and stations is complete in end of last year and preparation for energisation has commenced. Works trains are travelling between KET Station and Sai Ying Pun Station to deliver materials.
716 Instrumentation and Monitoring Lam Geotechnical Limited 10/2009 2014 N/A
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
7201 Tree Transplanting Yee Sun Garden Ltd. 07/2009 2010 Completed
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
C6554-07E Rolling Stock Changchun Railway Vehicles Co. Ltd. 10/2008 12/2011 N/A
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
752 Signalling System Alstom Hong Kong Ltd 10/2010 2014 N/A
  Alstom Hong Kong Ltd
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
753 Trackside Auxiliaries and Environmental Control System ATAL Engineering Limited 03/2011 2014 N/A
  Alstom Hong Kong Ltd
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
754 Platform Screen Door System GILGEN Door Systems 10/2010 2014 N/A
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
755 Power Supply System GTECH-Paul Y. Joint Venture 01/2011 2014 N/A
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
757 Lifts KONE Elevator (HK) Ltd 12/2010 2014 N/A
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
758 Escalators and Moving Walkways KONE Elevator (HK) Ltd 12/2010 2014 N/A
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
759 Main Control System Thales Transport & Security (Hong Kong) Ltd 01/2011 2014 N/A
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
760 Communications, Transmission & Telephone Systems CLPE-SHSI Joint Venture 01/2011 2014 N/A
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
761 Radio System Radio Frequency Engineering Ltd 12/2010 2014 N/A
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
762 Automatic Fare Collection and Security Access Management Systems Thales Transport & Security (Hong Kong) Ltd 06/2011 2014 N/A
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
762A AFC System OCL Interface & Customisation Services Octopus Cards Limited 09/2011 2014 N/A
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
771 Building Services for Sai Ying Pun Station and HKU Station Gammon E&M Ltd 10/2010 2014 Sai Ying Pun Station and HKU Station
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
771B Building Services for Kennedy Town Station Chun Wo E&M Engineering Ltd 10/2010 2014 Kennedy Town Station
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
772 Trainborne Signalling Equipment Alstom Hong Kong Ltd. 04/2009 12/2011 N/A
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012
CW020-11E Modification of URL Signaling System Alstom Hong Kong Limited 01/2012 2014 N/A
  Sheung Wan-to-Sai Ying Pun Tunnel Construction
Blasting works were successfully completed. Electrical and mechanical works are in progress
Last Updated at : June 2012