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Western Harbour Tunnel Company

TUNNEL COMPANY SHOULD TAKE 'LEAP OF FAITH'

According to a TV news report, the Western Harbour Tunnel Company wants to increase its tolls, yet again.

Monday, 10 February, 2003, 12:00am

Company wrong about cameras

Following publication of my letter headlined 'Safety fear' (South China Morning Post, May 29), regarding the speed-check cameras in the Western Harbour Tunnel, the police replied, through these columns on June 8 and then the Western Harbour Tunnel Company, on June 14.

I disagree with the tunnel company's assertion that the cameras in question were always manned.

10 Jul 2001 - 12:00am

Runners will enjoy fresh air

I refer to the report on the forthcoming Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon headlined, 'Fears for marathon runners' health in tunnel crossing' (South China Morning Post, November 9), which requires clarification.

9 Dec 1998 - 12:00am

Quality assured by independent site inspectors

The independent checking and quality inspection of the designs and construction of the Western Harbour Crossing was done by Scott Wilson Kirkpatrick (SWK).

The company was also contracted to be the engineer for certification and contractual administration between the Western Harbour Tunnel Company and the Nishimatsu-Kumagai joint venture.

30 Apr 1997 - 12:00am

Start of work on tunnel 'vital'

STARTING work on the Western Harbour Crossing (WHC) project is vital, the Government said amid fears of a revolt among legislators unhappy with a toll increase formula.

A government spokesman said: ''It is important that we press ahead extremely quickly with the legislation, and we hope it can be approved this session.

24 Jun 1993 - 12:00am