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LTA awards four Thomson Line contracts worth $1.13 billion

Published on May 27, 2014 6:07 PM

SINGAPORE - Another four civil contracts for the Thomson Line, running from Woodlands to Gardens by the Bay, have been awarded to the tune of around $1.13 billion.

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) awarded a contract to build Orchard Boulevard station to KTC Civil Engineering & Construction for about $143 million. The construction firm has undertaken numerous civil engineering projects here, and is currently involved in building Tampines station on the Downtown Line 3.

A joint venture by Tiong Seng Contractor and Dongah Geological Engineering Co won a $316 million contract to construct Great World station and its associated tunnels.

Tiong Seng Contractor is currently involved in the construction of Downtown Line 2's Hillview and Cashew Stations, while their partner Dongah was involved in several LTA projects including the Marina Coastal Expressway.

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