Roger Bayliss worked for the MTR Corp for 12 years until he departed in 2004. Photo: Handout/Felix Wong

Old hand Roger Bayliss to return to MTR Corporation as projects director in March

  • The 61-year-old engineer previously worked for the company for 12 years, overseeing a number of network expansion projects in the 1990s
  • He rejoins MTR Corp in the midst of a crisis surrounding accusations of shoddy work at a station on its new Sha Tin-Central link
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Roger Bayliss worked for the MTR Corp for 12 years until he departed in 2004. Photo: Handout/Felix Wong
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Jacob Kam, the MTR Corporation’s managing director, put the missing paperwork down to a rush to complete the project on time. Photo: Sam Tsang

Engineers question MTR Corporation’s claim that missing paperwork was result of construction firm rushing to finish job

  • Associate professor Albert Yeung points to stringent processes that are supposed to govern building work
  • Civil engineer Simon So puzzled how project could have continued without signed approval
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Jacob Kam, the MTR Corporation’s managing director, put the missing paperwork down to a rush to complete the project on time. Photo: Sam Tsang
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