President's Message (January 2021)

I am delighted to report it has been a busy start to 2021 despite the on-going challenges of COVID-19, and since I last wrote the Institute has moved forward on a diverse range of activities.

Maintaining Hong Kong’s built heritage
Surveyors have always been committed to built conservation and are keen contributors to the issue in line with the Institute’s advisory role on policy formulation. With the recent discovery of the century-old structures of the underground reservoir at Bishop Hill in Sham Shui Po , we provided four recommendations to the government in our press release at the end of December 2020 to enhance the conservation of these cavernous structures as well as other water servicing facilities in the future.

President Message – January 2021 (whole message)