28 July 2006
Four tenders received for Tuen Mun Station property development project
 
A total of four tenders were received for the joint venture property development at West Rail Tuen Mun Station at the close of submission today.
Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation's (KCRC's) Director - Property Mr Daniel Lam said, "We are satisfied with the response. The Corporation will carefully examine the tenders, with a view to awarding the tender in two months' time."
Occupying an area of about 2.65 hectares, the project has an approximate gross floor area of 155,160 sq m, comprising 119,512 sq m for residential use, 25,000 sq m for retail purposes and 10,648 sq m for a permanent public transport interchange.
The current development proposal comprises seven residential towers housing 1,924 flats atop a podium containing a retail centre, car park, Park and Ride facilities and a station entrance plus a permanent Public Transport Interchange on the ground floor.
According to the current programme, tender for the project will be awarded in the 3rd quarter of 2006, and the development be completed by 2013.
 
Details of the Tuen Mun Property Development Project
Site Area Approx. 26,558 sq. m.
Domestic GFA 119,512 sq. m.
Retail 25,000 sq. m.
A Permanent Public Transport Interchange 10,648 sq. m.
No. of Residential Flats About 1,924
Average Flat Size 62.2 sq. m.
Other major facilities: ancillary car parking spaces, loading and unloading bays, Park and Ride Facility, footbridges and a vehicular bridge.
TOTAL 155,160 sq. m.
Note:
The residential blocks will be 32 to 39 storeys in height (excluding roof and sky garden).
 
List of tendered developers / consortia for the Tuen Mun Property Development Project
1. Cheung Kong (Holdings) Limited
2. Henderson Land Development Co. Ltd.
3. K. Wah International Holdings Limited
4. Sun Hung Kai Properties Ltd.