Cost Escalation Study

Department: Real Estate and Construction

Prof Steve Rowlinson has been commissioned by the Hong Kong Construction Association (HKCA) to study the reasons behind construction cost escalation in Hong Kong. The study aims to identify the sources and explain the causes of cost escalation in the construction industry in recent times. The study has culminated with the production of a “Cost Escalation Report” by Prof Rowlinson and a press conference organized by the HKCA on 1 Sep 2014. In the press conference, Dr Koh, with the austhorization from Prof Rowlinson, had presented the findings of the study to a group of HKCA senior committee members and media reporters including the reporters from the South China Morning Post, Ming Pao, Apple Daily, Oriental Daily ews, Ta Kung Pao, and The Sun. The study had also been presented to the HKCA’s Senior Management Committee Members and ordinary members in earlier occasions.

香港建造商會和香港大學盧連新教授就建築工程成本攀升召開新聞發佈會

近年來,香港建造成本顯著上漲。香港建造商會對該問題高度關注,并委託香港大學建設與房地產系盧連新教授就工程成本上漲為課題而展開調查研究。此項 研究課題的目的是為建造業成本上漲的原因進行調查和分析。2014年9月1日,建造商會就此研究事宜召開新聞發佈會。許達雄博士受盧連新教授所委託在會中 向建造商會的高級委員會成員和媒體匯報主要研究成果。

參與新聞發佈會的媒體包括南華早報,明報,蘋果日報,東方日報,大公報和太陽報。早前,港大研究團隊已向建造商會的高級委員會和會員匯報了研究成果。

 

UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE