Technical Visit to: Contract No. K1499.B-18C - Slope Improvement Works along EAL Phase 5B
This project mainly comprises 3 slopes which located at Tai Po Market Station (D21.2 & D21.4) and Hong Lok Yuen (D23.8). For the slope identification, U stand for up-track meaning trains from Hung Hom direction going to Lo Wu direction, D stand for down-track, trains from Lo Wu direction going to Hung Hom direction.
The scope of works of this contract includes (a) Design and construction of hoarding, temporary protective fence, Working platforms and other Temporary Works for the Execution of the Works; (b) Carry out slope stabilization works, including installation of soil nails, rock slope stripping, mapping and stabilization works, slope trimming and backfilling, thickening of retaining wall structures and replacement of existing soil; (c) Provision of slope surface protection including shotcreting and hydroseeding; (d) Provision of surface drainage system, maintenance accesses, handrailing, security fencing and associated works; (e) Landscape works including planting and establishment works, and (f) Ground investigation works, instrumentation and monitoring.
In this visit, participants will gather at the site and a presentation on the works and challenges of the project will be given, followed by a site visit.