Fellow of 2003, LAU, Professor, Ching Kwong 劉正光


FHKEng (2003) A2 B1 C1
Council Member 2003-

Academic degrees:
BSc(Eng), MSc(Eng), PhD

Professional qualifications:

Honours, affiliations and other appointments:
– Past President, Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (2002-2003);
– President, Hong Kong Institution of Highway and Transportation;
– Retired Director of Civil Engineering Department, Hong Kong SAR Government;
– Professor (Part-time) (2005-2007), Tsing Hua University, China;
– Guest Professor, Central South University, China, as from 2003

Area of Expertise:
Design, construction and maintenance of Bridges, Roads and infrastructure projects

Ir Dr Lau has over 35 years of government engineering experience on a wide range of highway and bridge projects. He participated in the implementation of many large bridges including the Tsing Ma Bridge ( the world’s longest suspension bridge with 1,377m span and carrying both road and rail traffic) , Kap Shui Mun Bridge, Ting Kau Bridge etc. He was involved in the development and installation of an extensive bridge health monitoring system on the 3 bridge. Dr Lau is active in the affairs of Hong Kong Institution of Engineers and in the exchange with Mainland’s construction professionals.