Peng Kang Hill
|Jurong Region Line
Peng Kang Hill MRT Station (JW5) is an elevated station located along the Jurong Region Line (JRL) Phase 3. It is built within the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) campus, bringing rail connectivity to adjacent developments, such as the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, NTU South Spine, and Halls of Residences.
Originally announced to be targeted for opening in Year 2028, it was announced to be delayed by about one year in a Written Reply by Minister for Transport Ong Ye Kung to Parliamentary Question on Prioritising Early Completion of Jurong Region MRT Line on 1 Feb 2021, with COVID-19 cited as a reason.
First / Last Train Timings
|Jurong Region Line – (JW5) Peng Kang Hill
|Jurong Region Line (West) towards JS1NS4BP1 Choa Chu Kang via JW4 Nanyang Crescent (→)
Jurong Region Line (West) towards JS1NS4BP1 Choa Chu Kang via JW4 Nanyang Crescent (→)
Peng Kang Hill station has two platforms in an island platform arrangement.
The station platforms are built to four-car length to cater for future expansion, although trains will only operate in a three-car formation.
Peng Kang Hill MRT station will likely have three exits leading to ground level. More details will be confirmed closer to the opening of the station.
Contract J115 for“Design and Construction of Peng Kang Hill Station, Remote Stabling Facility and Viaduct for Jurong Region Line” was issued by the Land Transport Authority (LTA) in February 2020. However, LTA did not award the contract to any tenderer in August 2021.
Instead, a replacement contract, Contract J115A – “Design and Construction of JW5 Station and Viaduct for Jurong Region Line” was published on 30 August 2021. The contract, valued at $148 million, was awarded to Hwa Seng Builder Pte Ltd in May 2022. The contact covers the design and construction of JW5 station, and about 0.7km of elevated viaducts along Nanyang Drive.
External Links & References
- Jurong Region Line – LTA
- Written Reply by Minister for Transport Ong Ye Kung to Parliamentary Question on Prioritising Early Completion of Jurong Region MRT Line – Ministry of Transport
- LTA Awards Two Contracts for Jurong Region Line – Land Transport Authority