Lim Peng Hong
Tunnelling and Underground Construction Society (Singapore)

Lim PH

 

Er. Lim Peng Hong is a Professional Civil Engineer with over 30 years of experience in structural, transportation, civil and geotechnical engineering in the region.  He is registered in the specialized branch of geotechnical engineering under the Professional Engineers Board, and is a Specialist Accredited Checker for Geotechnical Building Works. He has been appointed as a member of the Singapore Professional Engineers Board (PEB) by the Minister for National Development since 2008 and is a Past President of the Association of Consulting Engineers Singapore. He chairs the Engineering Services Academic Advisory Committee for ITE, and also the Technical Committee for Structures and Sub-structures in SPRING, besides being a member of the Building and Construction Standards Committee in SPRING.

 

He has managed infrastructure and building projects in Singapore, and has also been involved in many overseas projects, covering countries in both Asia and Europe. These include the supervision of 120 km of highway in Mizoram, India under a World Bank loan, concept design of the rail transit line for Bosphorus Crossing in Istanbul, 35-storey commercial building in Vietnam and a transportation study in Tianjin, China under World Bank Technical Assistance.  Local projects include the Kallang Expressway, Circle Line, Downtown Line and major buildings like Supreme Court, Changi Prison and Khoo Teck Puat Hospital at Yishun.

 

He was sent to Imperial College, London University for a Master programme in Concrete Structures under the Commonwealth scholarship in 1992.  He has garnered a number of awards at the national level, including the National Heritage Awards for the redevelopment of the Old Hill Street Police Station into the MITA Headquarters in 2001, the conversion of the Empress Place Building into the Asian Civilisation Museum II in 2003 and the restoration of the National Museum of Singapore [NAMOS] in 2007; and the Association of Consulting Engineers Singapore Design Excellence Award for Jurong Island Road Link, Jiak Kim Bridge and Supreme Court.  The Supreme Court also received the Outstanding Engineering Award from the Institution of Engineers Singapore.  He is currently the Managing Director of PH Consulting Pte Ltd, a licensed corporation under the Professional Engineers Act.