HKA to support delivery of three-runway system

HKA, one of the world´s providers of advisory, consulting and expert services, has entered into a five-year framework agreement with the Airport Authority Hong Kong to support the delivery of a new three-runway system that will strengthen Hong Kong´s competitiveness as an international aviation hub, the company said.

The HK 141.5 billion (USD 18 billion) mega-project will expand Hong Kong International Airport from the current two-runway system into a three-runway system (3RS). The project includes reclamation of 650 hectares of land, construction of a third 3.8km runway, a new passenger concourse, expansion of the existing Terminal 2, provisional of a new 2.6km automated people mover, a new, high-speed baggage handling system along with the construction of other associated airport support infrastructure and utilities.

Upon completion of the 3RS, Hong Kong International Airport will be able to serve 30 million additional passengers annually.

HKA will lead a consortium delivering best in class planning, programming, risk and building information modelling (BIM) expertise drawn from its own global pool of advisers and its specialist delivery partners: Equib (risk management), Logikal (project performance management), Waldeck (digital twin solutions), and BIMS Group (BIM technology).

HKA is a global advisory, claims consulting and expert witness practice with 1,000 professionals operating in 45 worldwide office locations. HKA´s Global Advisory Group provides risk management, asset management, infrastructure investment, management, and operations advisory in the energy and technology sectors. For more information, visit www.hka.com.