LEADERSHIP

Asia Infrastructure Solutions is led by a team of highly experienced and capable leaders who have decades of experience in leading some of the most complex projects and programmes around the world. 

Er. Poh Seng Tiok

Managing Director, New Markets

Er. Poh Seng Tiok (ST Poh) brings over 26 years of extensive experience in large-scale mass transit and railway design and construction projects across Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines and other Asian regions. He has demonstrated exceptional leadership in guiding in-country transportation teams through various project stages, from inception to completion.

Seng Tiok is an established leader in the Rail and Transit industry in Asia, having assumed key senior positions in both major client and international consultancy organisations. His extensive career began at the Singapore Land Transport Authority (LTA), where he dedicated 11 years to major Mass Rapid Transit Projects in Singapore. Prior to joining AIS, he was AECOM’s Head of Rail and Transit in Asia and managed operations in Southeast Asia. Additionally, prior AECOM, he was the Planning and Design Director at Malaysia’s Mass Rapid Transit Corporation (MRTC) and was a senior business leader at Singapore Arup’s infrastructure group, leading some of their major railway projects in Singapore and the region.

Seng Tiok is equipped with a Master of Science (MSc) in International Construction Management and a Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) in Civil Engineering from Nanyang Technological University. His professional affiliations are extensive and impressive: he is a Professional Civil Engineer in Singapore, a Fellow member at the Institute of Civil Engineers (FICE), an ASEAN Chartered Professional Engineer (ACPE), a Member of the Singapore Institution of Engineers (MIESand an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (AClarb). These qualifications and memberships highlight his deep commitment to and expertise in the field of civil engineering and infrastructure development.

Publications

  1. S Doran, P Copsey & Poh S T, 1999. Developments in Precast Tunnel Lining Design for the Singapore M.R.T.  Proceedings of the International Conference on Rail Transit, Singapore.
  2. Tan K B, Poh S T & Tay S B, 2000. On-Site Production of Pre-Cast Tunnel Segments in Singapore. Proceedings of the International Conference on Tunnels and Underground Structures Singapore.
  3. S.T. Poh, D.C.Chen, C.H. Lee, C.F.Ng, 2001. Design and construction of HarbourFront Station, North East Line, Contract C711. Proceedings of Underground Singapore 2001.
  4. R V Davies, P Fok, A Norrish, S T Poh, 2006. The Nicoll Highway Collapse: Field Measurements and Observations – Proceedings of International Conference on Deep Excavations, Singapore.
  5. Poh, S.T., Low, Y.Y. and Ooi, L.H. (2014). Steel Fibre Reinforced Concrete Tunnel Lining for A Metro Project – A Malaysian Experience. Proceedings of 12th International Conference on Concrete Engineering & Technology (CONCET 2014).
  6. Charles Im, Frank Collar, Poh, S. T., Khoo, C. M. (2016). Application of Gravity Survey in Kuala Lumpur MRT Line 2. Proceedings of Underground Singapore 2016.
  7. S.T.Poh, B.H.Yeap (2017). Advances in Engineering Technology and Its Application in KVMRT Line 2 (SSP Line). Proceedings of Southeast Asian Conference and Exhibition in Tunnelling and Underground Space 2017.
  8. Charles Im, John Davies, Frank Collar, Poh, S. T. (2017). Application of Gravity Survey in Urbanised City Environment. Geotechnical Engineering Journal of the SEAGS and AGSSEA Vol.48.
  9. Khoo, C.M., Teoh, A.C.S. & Poh, S.T. (2019). Building Responses due to Deep Excavation for Muzium Negara MRT Station, Kuala Lumpur. ITA-AITES World Tunnel Congress 2019, Naples, Italy, 3-9 May 2019.

Awards 

  1. Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Global Award for KVMRT SSP Line – 2019. This award is given by ESRI to user sites around the world to recognize outstanding work with GIS technology.
  2. Accreditation of Building Information Modelling (BIM) Level 2 Capability Certification Scheme Dec 2018.  MRTC is the first Infrastructure Developer in Asia to achieve full compliance with international standards PAS91:2013, PAS1192-2:2013, PAS1192-3:2014, PAS1192-5:2015, BS8536-1:2015, BS8536-22016 and all published sections of BS1192.
  3. ESRI Malaysia Geo-Innovation Award 2018. An award that recognises both public and commercial organisations for their innovative use of geospatial technology in addressing real-world challenges in industries and communities.