The mega Temburong Bridge linking Bandar Seri Begawan and Bangar is currently 30-35 per cent complete and works on the $1.6-billion engineering marvel are expected to be finished by November 2019, according to a top official associated with the project.
“We are now working on the permanent bridge project where we have constructed 500 metres in length from south and north,” said Mohd Ali bin Abdullah, Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) Manager of China State Construction Engineering Corporation Limited (CSCEC) which has undertaken the CC4 package of the multi-billion
Talking to the Borneo Bulletin on the sidelines of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam’s meet-and-greet session with people in Bangar town, Temburong last Thursday, the official noted that to meet of Brunei’s HSSE requirements, a UK system has been set up. “Everything goes well and we have entered the second year of the project. InsyaAllah, we will be able to complete the bridge in November 2019.”
More details in Weekend Bulletin.