Posted July 2010

Abbreviations

ALARP
As Low As Reasonably Practicable
AMO
Antiquities and Monuments Office
AQO
Air Quality Objective
ASRs
Air Sensitive Receivers
BD
Buildings Department
C&D
Construction and Demolition
CAP
Contamination Assessment Plan
CEDD
Civil Engineering and Development Department
D&B
Drill-and-Blast
EIA
Environmental Impact Assessment
EIAO
Environmental Impact Assessment Ordinance
EIAO-TM
Technical Memorandum for Environmental Impact Assessment Ordinance
EPD
Environmental Protection Department
EPIW
Essential Public Infrastructure Works
ETL
Environmental Team Leader
ETWB TC(W)
Environment Transport and Works Bureau Technical Circulars (Works)
FKSP
Fat Kwong Street Playground
GAR
Gascoigne Road
GEO
Geotechnical Engineering Office
HOM
Ho Man Tin
IST
Isolated Slab Track
KTE
Kwun Tong Line Extension
KTL
Kwun Tong Line
LCSD
Leisure and Cultural Services Department
MIEL
Meinhardt Infrastructure and Environment Limited
MIS
Modified Initial System
MK
Mong Kok
NSRs
Noise Sensitive Receivers
PFA
Pulverised fuel ash
PlanD
Planning Department
PME
Powered Mechanical Equipment
QRA
Quantitative Risk Assessment
RBRGs
Risk-based Remediation Goals
SCL
Shatin to Central Link
SWLs
Sound Power Levels
TM-DSS
Technical Memorandum on Standards for Effluents Discharged into Drainage and Sewerage Systems, Inland and Coastal Waters
TSP
Total Suspended Particulates
TWL
Tsuen Wan Line
VSR
Visually Sensitive Receiver
WAB
Wylie Road Ancillary Building
WHA
Whampoa
WMP
Waste Management Plan
WPCO
Water Pollution Control Ordinance
YMT
Yau Ma Tei
Disclaimer: The Technical Circular (ETWB TCW No. 13/2003) guides the parallel actions on gazetting and EIA process for the project. In handling any EIA-related inconsistencies that may arise due to amendments to the gazetted scheme, MTR Corporation would follow the guidelines and requirements of Section 13 and Section 10 (1) of the EIAO in the EIA processing.