The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers – Fire Division

Date & Time

28 Jan 2021    
18:30 - 20:00


Event Type


Programme Highlights

MTR has commissioned many new rails these years. To allow a new rail line to operate safely and open for public, different kinds of electrical and mechanical systems for making sure safety in rail tunnels are necessary to construct, test and commission. Tunnel ventilation system for rail tunnel is one of those which is unique for rail tunnel environment to allow safe evacuation of passengers from train as well as necessary heat dissipation for heat generated by trains in the tunnel. This session of sharing will provide some information and highlights of how a tunnel ventilation system for rail tunnel shall be tested and commissioned.

Language: Power point will be in English and presentation will be in Cantonese/English.

Event Date: 28 January 2021

Event Time: 18:30 – 20:00

CPD Hours: 1.5

Fee: Free of Charge

Remarks: Successful applicant will receive an Invitation Email on or before 25 January 2021 with a specific link for registration.


Louis Lau is the Construction Manager of Shatin Central Link. He has been working for MTR for over 18 years. He has been working on E&M design and construction for various rail lines such as Airport Railway, Tseung Kwan O Line, South Island Line, Kwun Tong Line Extension and Shatin Central Link.

Registration & Enquiries

The seminar is free of charge and prior registration is required. For HKIE members, please register via the web-link ( The organizers reserve the right to decline their application if no membership no. is submitted.

Applications will be accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis. Successful registration will be notified individually. The deadline of application is 22 January 2021.

For enquiry, please contact Ir Anthony PAU at 9738 4800.

Fire Division Committee