Mr Calvin Chung
Group Director (Engineering),
Chief Sustainability Officer, JTC
Calvin is the Group Director (Engineering) and Chief Sustainability Officer of JTC. A government agency under Singapore’s Ministry of Trade and Industry, JTC is paving the way forward for Singapore’s industrial landscape by championing clean, green and smart estates such as one-north, Seletar Aerospace Park, Jurong Innovation District, and Punggol Digital District. It is developing infrastructure, systems and initiatives that bridge cutting-edge technology and human skill to fuel growth.
Calvin oversees the full spectrum of engineering design for the development of JTC’s industrial building and infrastructure works. In his current appointment, he is also in charge of driving the Built Environment R&D, digitalisation plans and sustainability agenda in JTC.
Calvin possesses deep technical expertise in reclamation, environmental engineering and sand sourcing in the public sector. He is active in inter-agency technical committees, engaging a wide range of partners, experts and stakeholders across departmental, ministerial and national boundaries on coastal issues. He also works with experts on issues like coastal protection and the impact of climate change in Singapore. He is particularly interested in environmental impact assessment and hydrodynamics simulations and was directly involved in the execution of the Pulau Ular reclamation, which was one of the first marine project to implement a comprehensive environmental assessment and monitoring throughout the entire project.