Tanjong Katong MRT station
|Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) station|
Station along Tanjong Katong Road South under construction
|Location||2 Amber Road |
|Owned by||Land Transport Authority|
|Operated by||SMRT Trains (SMRT Corporation)|
The station will be built underneath the intersection of Tanjong Katong Road South and Amber Road.
Tanjong Katong MRT station is a fully underground mass rapid transit station with three station access points. Located below Amber Road and Tanjong Katong Road South, the station is near private residential properties such as Aalto, Amber Skye and King's Mansion.
On 15 August 2014, LTA announced that Tanjong Katong (formally 'Amber') station would be part of the proposed Thomson East-Coast line (TEL). The station will be constructed as part of Phase 4, consisting of 8 stations between Founders' Memorial and Bayshore, and is expected to be completed in 2023.
Contract T306 for the design and construction of Amber Station was awarded to Woh Hup (Private) Limited at a sum of S$146 million on April 2016. Construction began in 2016, with completion in 2023.
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- "Stages of Thomson-East Coast Line". Land Transport Authority. 15 August 2014. Archived from the original on 17 August 2014. Retrieved 15 August 2014.
- "Joint News Release by the Land Transport Authority & Singapore Land Authority - Thomson-East Coast Line: New MRT Links in the East | Press Room | Land Transport Authority". www.lta.gov.sg. 2014-08-19. Archived from the original on 2014-08-19. Retrieved 2020-02-13.
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- "LTA | News Room | News Releases | LTA Awards Two Contracts for Thomson-East Coast Line's Amber and Bedok South Stations". www.lta.gov.sg. Archived from the original on 2020-02-13. Retrieved 2020-02-13.
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