China State Construction International Holdings has secured a contract for the construction of the Central-Wanchai Bypass in Hong Kong.

The HK$5.38bn ($692.9m) contract includes the construction of the 200m Wanchai public cargo area, a 400m tunnel of Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter, a 200m tunnel under Hung Hom Tunnel and other related works.

The construction period for the project is about 64 months.

The project is being delivered for the Hong Kong Highways Department.