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Changi 3-Runway

Development of Changi East to effect 3 Runway Operations at Singapore Changi Airport

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Changi Airport is currently operating with two runways, i.e. Runway 1 and Runway 2.  In an effort to accommodate the increasing air traffic demand, Changi Airport Group (Singapore) Pte Ltd, the operator of Changi Airport, is extending and developing its existing runway (Runway 3) located in the eastern side of Runway 2 for civil aviation use. Runway 3 will be connected to the existing Runway 2 by a network of taxiways.

Samsung C&T Corporation (“SSCT”) and Koh Brothers Building & Civil Engineering Contractor (Pte) Ltd (“KBCE”) have jointly and successfully bid for the award of the tender. The project commenced in November 2015 and is scheduled to complete in July 2019.

Connecting Singapore to the World
3 Runway Operations at Singapore Changi Airport

The civil and infrastructure works comprise drainage works involving the construction of approximately 7,500m of main drains and 21,000m of sub-drain, an estimated volume of 3,500,000 m3 of excavation and backfill of an estimated volume of 2,300,000m3 for the pavement works.

The rest of the works are inclusive of mechanical and electrical services, workers dormitories, junction improvement works, taxiways, rigid & flexible pavement, perimeter road & fencing & its lighting, airfield lighting system, potable water system, underground fire hydrant system, electrical system, telecommunication system, information technology system, widening of CCD2 south canal, design, build of slab over structure over existing services, and other works.