Tag Archives: Workmanship

PRC COMPANY’S SLIPSHOD WORK WILL POSE DANGER TO SINGAPOREAN RESIDENTS

Few years ago I worked as a consultant for developer to check on the safety and building quality of their contractors' projects. This happen in 2010, and by then many of the construction contractors in Singapore were being run by PRC companies. Many times when I went to check on their work, all of their work was slipshod and lousy. Cement mixture that is too diluted, cracks in structure beams and columns, missing ribald for on-site casting structures, you name it they do it! I remember I had to argue and scold so many managers from these PRC companies to get them to redo their poor quality work.

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CONSTRUCTION FIRM OWNED BY PAP GRASSROOT LEADER BUILT GREENLEAF HDB BTO WHICH HAD POOR WORKMANSHIP & MANY DEFECTS

Yesterday (14 Jul), the media reported that defects and poor workmanship were again found in newly completed HDB BTO flats. This time, it’s Tampines GreenLeaf. The Tampines GreenLeaf residents were so upset with the workmanship that they have also approached their MP, Baey Yam Keng, to address the issue. They also set up a Facebook support group to exchange information with each other facing the defect problems in their flats. They also want to meet Education Minister Heng Swee Keat, the MP for Tampines GRC, to get him to help.

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