Soilbuild awarded $128m HDB contract for building works in Sembawang

A multi-storey carpark in Sembawang. Soilbuild Construction Group has been awarded a $128 million contract by the Housing & Development Board (HDB) for building works in Sembawang. -- PHOTO: TNP FILE
A multi-storey carpark in Sembawang. Soilbuild Construction Group has been awarded a $128 million contract by the Housing & Development Board (HDB) for building works in Sembawang. -- PHOTO: TNP FILE

SINGAPORE - Soilbuild Construction Group has been awarded a $128 million contract by the Housing & Development Board (HDB) for building works in Sembawang, the firm said in a statement on Wednesday.

The contract comprises the construction of six blocks of 16-storey and 17-storey residential buildings with a total of 1,178 units.

It also includes the construction of a multi-storey car park, commercial and community facilities, precinct pavilions and a park.

The construction will take about 36 months.

The contract is not expected to have a material impact on the net tangible assets and earnings per share of the firm for the current financial year ending Dec 31, 2014.