The MTR Corp remains a leader in the rail industry worldwide. But the recent construction woes have exposed a series of management issues and undermined the city’s civil engineering credentials. Photo: Felix Wong The MTR Corp remains a leader in the rail industry worldwide. But the recent construction woes have exposed a series of management issues and undermined the city’s civil engineering credentials. Photo: Felix Wong
The MTR Corp remains a leader in the rail industry worldwide. But the recent construction woes have exposed a series of management issues and undermined the city’s civil engineering credentials. Photo: Felix Wong
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Partial opening of new rail link a good sign

  • After years of delays and cost overruns, some operations connecting Sha Tin to Central will begin on Valentine’s Day, offering at least some reprieve to the embattled MTR Corp

The MTR Corp remains a leader in the rail industry worldwide. But the recent construction woes have exposed a series of management issues and undermined the city’s civil engineering credentials. Photo: Felix Wong The MTR Corp remains a leader in the rail industry worldwide. But the recent construction woes have exposed a series of management issues and undermined the city’s civil engineering credentials. Photo: Felix Wong
The MTR Corp remains a leader in the rail industry worldwide. But the recent construction woes have exposed a series of management issues and undermined the city’s civil engineering credentials. Photo: Felix Wong
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