To promote the development of Modular Integrated Construction (MiC) in Hong Kong, the CIC launched the first Master Class on Modular Integrated Construction (MiC) Project Implementation (Project Managers) on 6 Aug 2022 targeting Project Managers with a minimum of 5 years of related work experience in the construction industry which is designed to provide hands on experience and is linked to the development and adoption of MiC in the construction industry.
The launch ceremony of Master Class of MiC Project Implementation (Project Managers) was held in CIC – Zero Carbon Park on 6 Aug 2022. The Secretary for Housing, Ms HO Wing-yin, Winnie; Permanent Secretary for Development (Works), Ir LAU Chun-kit, Ricky and Chairman of the CIC, Ir HO On-sing, Thomas officiated the ceremony.
Date: 6 August 2022 (Saturday)
Time: 9:30am – 10:30am
Multi-Purpose Hall, CIC-Zero Carbon Park, 8 Sheung Yuet Road, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon
Guest of Honour:
Ms. Winnie HO - Secretary for Housing
Ir Ricky LAU - Permanent Secretary for Development (Works)
Ir Thomas HO - Chairman, Construction Industry Council
Ir Albert CHENG - Executive Director, Construction Industry Council
Dr. John KEUNG - Emeritus Fellow, BCA Academy, Singapore
Prof. David GANN - Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Development & External Affairs, University of Oxford
New Isolation Facilities in Hong Kong
In view of the 5th wave of the COVID-19, new isolation facilities and Pop-up Community Vaccination Centres were built by MiC and DfMA with full speed. Eight Community Isolation Facilities projects from China State Construction International providing over 50,000 isolation beds. Supported by the Central Government, the Lok Ma Chau Loop Hospital for Emergency was completed in April 2022. Meanwhile, two MiC transitional housing projects were used as community isolation facilities, providing more than 2,500 units.