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Singapore experts in town for Megapolis project


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A team of urban planners from Surbana International has arrived in Colombo. The Singaporean experts will work with the Megapolis planning committee to draft a plan for the Government’s ambitious Western Region Megapolis Project. The project will turn a large section of the island’s Western Province into a modern metropolis with strong transport corridors and planned spaces for industry, commerce, housing, education and recreation. Here, the members of the Colombo Megapolis Planning Committee conducting a joint infrastructure and transport workshop with planners from Singapore’s Surbana International Consultants. Pictured are Surbana Managing Director Philip YM Tan, Surbana Director Infrastructure Yin Kam Meng, WRMPP Chairman Ajita De Costa, and WRMPP Project Director/Team Leader Lakshman Jayasekara

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