Jul 21, 2017 08:03

Surbana Jurong wins contract to enhance infrastructure of over 400 bus stops

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Artist’s impressions of the enhanced bus stops which will provide barrier-free accessibility for less mobile commuters and other improved features

Surbana Jurong has been awarded a contract by Singapore’s Land Transport Authority to provide architectural and engineering services to enhance the infrastructure of 415 existing bus stops countrywide.

The project includes creating barrier-free accessibility for less mobile commuters,the replacement of bus stops, safety bollards, seats, bus information panels, rain screen, drains, as well as the provision of green features, cycling paths and covered linkways to adjacent buildings.

The types of services provided are as follows:

  • Architecture
  • Civil and Structural
  • M&E
  • Traffic Scheme

“This project is challenging due to the large number of bus stops involved. Therefore, careful planning and allocation of manpower will be key to its successful and timely completion. We are glad to be able to contribute to the public transport system and hope to make daily commuting more pleasant for public transport users,” says Yong Wei Lee, Deputy Director, Architecture (Urban Development 1).