Hung Hom MTR extension deemed safe by independent commission, despite construction compliance issues

An independent commission tasked by the Hong Kong government to investigate construction issues at the MTR Hung Hom Station extension has declared the work safe. This was in spite of evidence showing the diaphragm wall and platform slab deviated from contract specifications in substantial ways, the commission said in a 169-page interim report released on Tuesday. “Notwithstanding […]