27 November 2013

PRESS RELEASE
EMBARGOED TILL 5.30PM, 5 SEPTEMBER 2013
M+S APPOINTS CONTRACTORS FOR DUO (双景坊) AND MARINA ONE (滨海盛景)
Singapore, 5 September 2013 – M+S Pte Ltd announced the principal contractors for the highly anticipated mixed-use developments, DUO1 in Ophir-Rochor and Marina One2 in Marina South. The two contracts with a total value in excess of S$2 billion were awarded to Japanese Obayashi Corporation for DUO and a Korean consortium of Hyundai Engineering & Construction and GS Engineering & Construction for Marina One.
M+S Chairman Tan Sri Azman Yahya (丹斯里阿兹曼雅亚) noted the appointment of the three reputable contractors marked another significant milestone for the two iconic developments as construction for both DUO and Marina One are expected to commence this year.
When completed in 2017, both developments will complement and enhance the new growth areas of Ophir-Rochor and Marina South with their unique offerings. DUO is set to take its place as the civic nexus of Bugis and as the largest integrated development within the arts, cultural and educational precinct. Marina One’s lush greenery and flowing waterfalls in its green heart will be a sanctuary for urban dwellers in Singapore’s new Central Business District (CBD).
Obayashi Corporation will undertake the construction of DUO Residences (双景岭) comprising of a 49-storey residential block of 660 units, DUO Tower (双景城), a 39-storey commercial and hotel complex and DUO Galleria, a unique retail gallery with basement carparks.
The Korean consortium of Hyundai-GS is tasked with the construction of Marina One East Tower (滨海盛景东座) and Marina One West Tower (滨海盛景西座) comprising 2 (two) 30 storey office blocks, Marina One Residences (滨海盛景豪苑) comprising 2 (two) 34 storey residential blocks of 1,042 units, 4 (four) basement levels, an underground pedestrian network and an ancillary road network.
Initial piling works have been completed at DUO and piling for Marina One is scheduled for completion this year.
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