RECOGNISING the increase in tunnelling projects all over the world, global engineering and infrastructure advisory company Aurecon has welcomed CK Tsang as a key member of its infrastructure business in Australia.
Mr Tsang has joined the company as technical director for infrastructure, and brings 20 years of experience in the industry.
As a project manager and director of tunnelling, metro and highway projects, he has worked on many world-renowned tunnelling projects. These include using the world’s biggest subsea tunnel boring machine (TBM) for the Tuen Mun-Chek Lap Kok Link project in Hong Kong, and the world’s longest immersed tunnel (6km) linking two man-made islands for the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge project in China.
A leading specialist in civil and geotechnical engineering for drill and blast tunnelling, TBM tunnels and immersed tube tunnels, Mr Tsang’s focus at Aurecon will be on the development and delivery of innovative, timely and cost-effective tunnel solutions for clients in Australia.
“CK brings some very specific skills and experience to our organisation, and to our clients,” Aurecon tunnel design director Harry Asche said. “He will play a key role in delivering technical excellence, as well as help solve project challenges using innovative design, so that tunnels can connect communities and commercial operations all over the world.”
Mr Tsang said he was joining Aurecon with a high appreciation of the critical role that tunnels play in the ongoing delivery and maintenance of infrastructure for the modern world.