Engineering in Practice

Events and Activities

Site Visit – DSD Contract No.: DC/2018/03 - Expansion of Sha Tau Kok Sewage Treatment Works, Phase 1 and Village Sewerage - Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) for Submarine Outfall and DfMA of RC structures

Date, Time

Date – 24 February 2024 (Saturday), 09:00am –12:00noon



Pickup point near Fanling MTR Station – Exit A (Gathering Time: 09:00am)


Programme Highlight

Expansion of Sha Tau Kok Sewage Treatment Works, Phase 1 aims at increasing the treatment capacity of the existing Sha Tau Kok sewage treatment works to meet the demands. The works include reconstruction of existing Sha Tau Kok Sewage Treatment Works for raising its sewage treatment capacity, construction of 1.7 km submarine outfall, and provision of village sewerage at Tong To. This Contract includes the following works:

  • Construction of temporary sewerage treatment plant
  • Construction of new submarine outfall
  • Construction of permanent sewerage treatment works
  • Laying of sewers at Sha Tau Kok Town
  • Laying of sewers at Tong To Village



Free of charge


Registration & Enquiries

  • The maximum number of participants is limited to 25 on a first-come first-served basis with priority given to members of HKIE Civil Division.
  • Applicants who have already successfully registered to or participated in more than FIVE (5) visits organised by Civil Division in the session 2024-25 will be given lower priority during the process of registration.
  • Interested applicants are required to registered by filling the google form:
  • Only successful applicants will be notified on or before the visit.


For enquiries, please contact Miss Daphne Chung via email: