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Leighton Asia wins waterworks project in Singapore worth over US$100 million

  • Leighton Asia wins waterworks project in Singapore worth over US$100 million

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Leighton Asia
Established in 1975, and headquartered in Hong Kong, Leighton Asia delivers a portfolio of high-profile infrastructure projects throughout Asia.

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CIMIC Group company Leighton Asia has been awarded a contract for the reconstruction of Choa Chu Kang Waterworks by PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency.

The contract will generate revenue of approximately A$160 million (S$144 million/ US$106 million) for Leighton Asia.

Choa Chu Kang Waterworks is the second largest waterworks in Singapore and has a treatment capacity of 80 million gallons per day.

CIMIC Group Executive Chairman Juan Santamaria said: “Implementing the latest water treatment technology and smart capabilities at Choa Chu Kang Waterworks will improve operation of the facility. We are pleased that our capabilities in modernising water treatment infrastructure will help to meet the water needs of Singapore’s growing population.”

Choa Chu Kang Waterworks is the second largest waterworks in Singapore and has a treatment capacity of 80 million gallons per day

Leighton Asia Managing Director Brad Davey said: “Leighton Asia takes pride in being part of this essential project for Singapore that will significantly contribute to its long-term water infrastructure. It is our privilege to contribute our innovative and cost-effective delivery methodologies to support Singapore’s continued development.” 

The scope of the contract includes mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, control and automation (MEICA) works, along with associated building services, civil and temporary works, services diversion, testing and commissioning and plant proving of the reconstructed plant.

Construction is set to commence in Q2 2024 and to be completed by 2028.

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