Leighton Contractors is embroiled in allegations steel bars were cut short to fake proper installation into couplers on a platform at Hung Hom station (above), and that supporting diaphragm walls were changed without authorisation. Photo: Dickson Lee

MTR Corp chairman Frederick Ma admits he was ‘disappointed’ by senior manager after inaccurate Sha Tin-Central rail link report sent to government

  • Ma says inaccurate report, submitted to government in June, was last straw that prompted management overhaul
  • Report stated number of couplers was 23,500 with retrospective checklist attached, but updated version said actual number was 2,000 fewer
Topic |   Hong Kong MTR

TOP PICKS

Leighton Contractors is embroiled in allegations steel bars were cut short to fake proper installation into couplers on a platform at Hung Hom station (above), and that supporting diaphragm walls were changed without authorisation. Photo: Dickson Lee
READ FULL ARTICLE