6 October 2006
13 developers show interest in the property development at West Rail Tsuen Wan West Station TW7 site
 
The Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC) announced today that 13 expressions of interest (EOIs) were received for its TW7 property development project at West Rail Tsuen Wan West Station TW7 Site at the close of submission at noon today.
A KCRC spokesman said, "We are very pleased with the response. The positive feedback from the 13 developers or consortia shows that there is a keen interest in the project from the market. The Corporation will carefully examine the EOIs received, with a view to inviting tenders in the 4th quarter of 2006."
Occupying an area of 2.37 hectares, the project has an approximate gross floor area of 113,064 sq m for domestic use.
The current development proposal comprises seven towers housing 1,776 units with an average size of 63.7 sq m. Other facilities in the project include a residential care home for the elderly, car parking spaces, loading and unloading bays and a school site to be formed for future implementation by the Government.
According to the current programme, the project will invite tenders in the 4th quarter of 2006 and is scheduled for completion by 2011.
 
Details of the Tsuen Wan West Station TW7 Property Development Project
Site Area Approx. 23,742 m2
Domestic GFA 113,064 m2
No. of Residential Flats About 1,776
Average Flat Size 63.7m2
Other major facilities*: Residential care home for the elderly, a school site to be formed for future implementation by the Government, ancillary car parking spaces, as well as loading and unloading bays.
TOTAL GFA 113,064 m2
* GFA non-accountable facilities.
 
List of interested developers / consortia for the Tsuen Wan West Station TW7 Property Development Project
1. Chen's Holdings Limited
2. Cheung Kong (Holdings) Limited
3. Chime Corporation Limited
4. China Overseas Land & Investment Ltd.
5. Hang Lung Group Ltd.
6. Henderson Land Development Co. Ltd.
7. K. Wah International Holdings Ltd.
8. Kerry Properties Ltd.
9. Manhattan Garments Holdings Ltd.
10. New World Development Co. Ltd.
11. Sino Land Co. Ltd.
12. Sun Hung Kai Properties Ltd.
13. Wheelock Properties Limited