Construction Works For Hougang MRT Station On Cross Island Line To Start In Q4
The Land Transport Authority has already made known that building and construction job for Hougang MRT station on the CRL are readied to commence in Quarter 4 2K21.
The labours manage the layout and building and construction of connecting station plus underpass, along with extra plus modification job to the present Hougang station on the North-East Line, stated Channel News Asia.
Samsung C&T has seized the $604 million agreement for the job’s concept including building.
The business in the past undertook the development of Kovan and Hougang terminals on the North-East Line. At present, it is focused on the construction of various other MRT stations and some extents of underpass at the N-S Corridor.
By having the CRL, regularly travel from Hougang to Sin Ming are going to be cut in half to 20 minutes. LTA also foresees transit period of time from Hougang to Loyang industrial park being scaled down by 35 mins, getting it to simply twenty minutes.
The Cross Island Line’s first stage, which includes twelve stations, is readied to commence traveler service in ’30.
The track, which is being put together in 3 stages, will help over 100 thousand houses as it presents residential as well as industrial neighborhoods such as Tampines, Loyang, Defu, Pasir Ris, Serangoon North, Hougang and AMK, shared LTA.
It added that the track is going to benefit potential plus present projects among the western, eastie and north-eastern passages, attaching important centres like the Changi area, Jurong Lake District also Punggol Digital Area.
It recorded that common entertainment spots including Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park as well as Changi Beach Park will certainly at the same time come to be further easily accessible by public transportation immediately after the very first phase is undertaken.
S’pore’s 8th MRT Line, the CRL will definitely become the longest completely below ground track in S’pore at accross fifty kilometers.