A warning sign at the Hung Hom station construction site; the construction work is led by Leighton Contractors (Asia) for the MTR Sha Tin to Central Link. Leighton Contractors (Asia) was barred from bidding for government contracts 15 months because of its work was found to be substandard. Photo: Nora Tam A warning sign at the Hung Hom station construction site; the construction work is led by Leighton Contractors (Asia) for the MTR Sha Tin to Central Link. Leighton Contractors (Asia) was barred from bidding for government contracts 15 months because of its work was found to be substandard. Photo: Nora Tam
A warning sign at the Hung Hom station construction site; the construction work is led by Leighton Contractors (Asia) for the MTR Sha Tin to Central Link. Leighton Contractors (Asia) was barred from bidding for government contracts 15 months because of its work was found to be substandard. Photo: Nora Tam
Hong Kong MTR

Leighton manager faces grilling at Sha-Tin Central link inquiry as chairman wonders if company had a collective ‘lapse’

  • Michael Hartmann, chairman of the commission of inquiry into botched work, noted that many of the main contractor’s staff failed to remember key documents

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A warning sign at the Hung Hom station construction site; the construction work is led by Leighton Contractors (Asia) for the MTR Sha Tin to Central Link. Leighton Contractors (Asia) was barred from bidding for government contracts 15 months because of its work was found to be substandard. Photo: Nora Tam A warning sign at the Hung Hom station construction site; the construction work is led by Leighton Contractors (Asia) for the MTR Sha Tin to Central Link. Leighton Contractors (Asia) was barred from bidding for government contracts 15 months because of its work was found to be substandard. Photo: Nora Tam
A warning sign at the Hung Hom station construction site; the construction work is led by Leighton Contractors (Asia) for the MTR Sha Tin to Central Link. Leighton Contractors (Asia) was barred from bidding for government contracts 15 months because of its work was found to be substandard. Photo: Nora Tam
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