ROBERT BENAIM & ASSOCIATES (ASIA) LIMITED / RBA ASIA

Registered Principals  : Mr Robert B Cook
Address   : 25/F, SUP Tower, 75-83 King's Road, North Point, Hong Kong
Telephone  : 2527 0233
Facsimile : 2527 6364
   
Directors
R Benaim BSc DIC ACGI CEng FICE FHKIE
Robert B Cook BSc (Hons) CEng MICE Durling
G Hassett BSc(Hons) CEng MICE
   
General Manager
A Choo BEng MSc DIC
   
Technical Directors & Associates
N J Southward BSc CEng MICE MHKIE
E J Helsby BSc(Eng) CEng MICE MHKIE
F Leung BSc(Eng) CEng MHKIE MIStructE RPE RSE
   
 

General Description

Robert Benaim & Associates is a firm of consulting engineers practising in the fields of civil and structural engineering. The firm was established in 1980 by Robert Benaim, and has wide international experience of the construction industry. Since then the company has grown considerably, opening offices in Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur in recent years.

We are in the forefront of the latest techniques in construction and are committed to finding the best possible design for projects ranging from major bridges and viaducts to building and lightweight structures. We have extensive experience of preparing alternative design for major structures where the essence of the commission has been to make savings in the cost of the works, and also in undertaking value engineering studies. Our client base includes government agencies, owners, developers, architects, consultants and national and international contractors. Robert Benaim & Associates prides itself on a commitment to taut, well engineered and elegant designs, innovative where appropriate. The designs we prepare give good value to our clients. We strive for excellence!
   
Personnel
Engineers 18
Draughtsmen and Technicians 3
Administrative and Secretarial 5
   
Services
Detailed design, preliminary and alternative design, value engineering, independent design checking, inspection, assessment, refurbishment, repair.
   
Fields of Specialisation 
Bridges
Highway and railway bridges in reinforced concrete, prestressed concrete and steel Maintenance and erection gantries.
Inspection and asessment.
Design checking.


Surface and Underground Structures
Underground stations and cut and cover tunnels for railway systems and urban highways.
Deep basements, diaphragm walls and special foundations.
Drainage systems.
Highway alignments.


Buildings
Offices and apartments, schools and hotels, in steel, reinforced concrete, prestressed concrete, masonry and timber.
Industrial and commercial buildings, warehouses and prestressed concrete silos.
Refurbishment.
Private houses, including extensions and modifications.
Design checking
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Falsework
Methods of construction and temporary works for bridges and buildings.
Design checking.
 
Typical Projects
  • KCRC West Rail CC201 Viaduct, HK
  • KCRC West Rail CC211 Viaduct, HK
  • KCRC West Rail CC402 Nam Cheong Station, HK
  • HK MTRC C607 Tseung Kwan O Station, HK
  • HK MTRC C601 Hang Hau Station, HK
  • Foothills Bypass Main Viaduct at Wong Chu Rd & Associated Interchanges Improvement, HK
  • Duplicate Tsing Yi South Bridge, HK
  • Route 3 Country Park Section Au Tau Interchange, HK
  • HK MTRC C504 Lantau & Airport Railway Running Tunnels & Approach Structure
  • HK MTRC C505 Lantau & Airport Railway Station Structure & Footbridges
  • Ma Wan Development Road Link to Ma Wan Viaduct, HK
  • HK MTRC C604 Yau Tong Station Cut & Cover Tunnels
  • Hung Hom Bypass, HK
  • HK MTRC Contract C501 Central Station
  • HK Chek Lap Kok Airport Terminal Building
  • Tung Chung New Town Retail bridge, HK
  • Lantau Fixed Crossing Kap Shui Mun Bridge, HK
  • Route 3 Kwai Chung Viaduct, HK
  • Liu To Bridge, Tsing Yi, HK
  • Jakarta Segmental Bridges-Kampung Melayu Toll Road Project, Indonesia
  • CN Gallery, Malaysia
  • KL Sentral Station, Malaysia
  • Singapore LTA NE Line C705 Station
  • Singapore LTA NE Line C709 Station