Key airport deal signed

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 02 February, 1993, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 02 February, 1993, 12:00am

THE contract for one of the major core airport projects, the West Kowloon reclamation, was signed yesterday despite continuing protests from China.

The $2.6 billion contract for the West Kowloon Reclamation Northern Area Phase II was awarded to a joint venture formed by four local and overseas companies - Leighton Contractors, China State Construction Engineering Corporation, Van Oord ACZ and Lau Cheung Kee Marine Engineering Limited.