High West Site Development

142 Pok Fu Lam Road
Courtesy of HKU Estates Office

Being a pilot project for private residential development, this is another MiC project for the University of Hong Kong. The project consists of the construction of two towers of 19-storey student residence on a single-storey podium, providing 938 public-funded hostel places; two towers of 19-storey staff quarters on a single-storey podium providing 266 residential flats and podium carpark providing approximately 320 parking spaces. MiC will be fully adopted to the construction of all towers. The anticipated completion year will be 2024.

Highlights on Current Status

Main Contract Awarded

Project Current Status

Demolition Works Completed

No. of MiC Modules

Approx. 1,800 Units

CFA (m²)


MiC CFA (m²)

Approx. 39,000

Superstructure Storeys


MiC Storeys


Anticipated Construction Cycle of Typical MiC Floor (@ Day Cycle)

4 Days

Construction Commencement Date

July 2021

Anticipated Completion Date

May 2024


Concrete Core Structure with Hybrid MiC Modules

Design Consultancy Commencement

Jun 2020

Foundation Works Commencement

Sep 2021

Manufacture of MiC Modules

Apr 2022

Installation of MiC Modules

Jul 2023

Anticipated Completion Date

Mar 2024

Last Updated: 18.08.2021 09:03:18

Transitional Housing Projects

In order to relieve the acute shortage of housing, the HKSAR Government announced the three-year transitional housing target of 15,000 units in January 2020. Up to now, two MiC transitional housing projects were completed, including the Nam Cheong 220 by The Hong Kong Council of Social Service and the Junction of Sung Wong Toi Road and To Kwa Wan Road Project by Lok Sin Tong. United Court by Sheng Kung Hui will be commenced shortly. The largest project in Kong Ha Wai by Pok Oi Hospital was commenced in March 2021. Over 6,000 people will be homed by the end of 2022.

Update on the Progress of Supplying Transitional Housing

08.07.2021 Legislative Council of the HKSAR

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樂善堂社會房屋計劃「樂屋」 - 宋皇臺道及土瓜灣道交界組合屋項目 (Chinese only)

03.06.2021 Lok Sin Tong

江夏圍過渡性房屋項目正式動土 (Chinese only)

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