West Kowloon Terminus award
West Kowloon Terminus (WKT) is the terminus of the Hong Kong section of Guangzhou–Shenzhen–Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL), and is currently under construction.
It is the only station in the Hong Kong side, and will connect to the mainland China section through a dedicated tunnel. It is being constructed by the MTR Corporation. Aedas, in collaboration with AECOM, has been awarded the contract to design the multi-storey, 380,000-square meter terminus.
WKT will be located in Jordan, Kowloon, north of the proposed West Kowloon Cultural District between the Airport Express and Tung Chung Line Kowloon Station and the West Rail Line Austin Station, extending into the underground area of the West Kowloon Cultural District.
Leightons Gammon JV has been awarded the fabrication, while CSD has been awarded the drafting for the main station roof.