The HKSAR Government has set aside $1 billion for the establishment of the CITF to provide resources to encourage wider adoption of innovative construction methods and technology in the construction industry with a view to promoting productivity, uplifting built quality, improving site safety and enhancing environmental performance for the long-term competitiveness of the construction industry.
It was setup in 1988 and aims to increase the relationship between CIC and its members, organise events for members and strengthen relationship between members and the industry. Click here to view more information.
An industry-wide safety promotional campaign supported by the industry and jointly organised by the Department Bureau and the Construction Industry Council.
The construction industry is often considered as traditional and, in Hong Kong, in particular, it has seen slowing productivity and increasing costs in recent years.
Building Information Modelling (BIM) is not just a three dimensional drawing tool but a new tool to holistically manage information relating to construction projects from planning stage, to design, construction and operational stages.