• Water Cascade at Kowloon City No. 1 Sewage Pumping Station

  • Cascading and Sloping Planter at Kowloon City No. 2 Sewage Pumping Station

  • Kowloon City No. 1 Sewage Pumping Station

  • Kowloon City No. 2 Sewage Pumping Station

  • Rain garden at Kowloon City No. 2 Sewage Pumping Station


Kowloon City No. 1 and No. 2 Sewage Pumping Stations together with the associated sewers are important elements of the "Sewage Interception Scheme in Kowloon City". Owing to aging of existing sewers and future developments of the upstream catchment, these two pumping stations are badly needed to resolve the hygienic problems in these areas.

Green Features

  • Majority of the windows are facing north or south directions
  • Cross natural ventilation inside living rooms and lift lobbies
  • Providing appropriate planting on site equivalent to at least 30% of the site area
  • At least 50% of all timber and composite timber products used in the project which are from sustainable source/ recycled timber
  • Use of materials manufactured locally within 800km from the site, which contribute to at least 20% of all building materials used in the project
  • Use of lift power regenerating system
  • Provision of electric vehicle charging station
  • 80% of total rated power of appliances and equipment are certified energy efficient appliances
  • Use of rainwater and grey water recycle system
  • Annual saving of 30% by use of water saving devices
  • Reduction in annual sewage volumes by 20% or more
  • Use of low emission double insulation glass units in habitable space
  • Low VOC content for material use
  • Enhanced provision for access for disabled person
 

New Buildings V1.1
Final Platinum

  • Total Score: 87.0
Innovation Addition  IA: 4
         

Green Features

  • Majority of the windows are facing north or south directions
  • Cross natural ventilation inside living rooms and lift lobbies
  • Providing appropriate planting on site equivalent to at least 30% of the site area
  • At least 50% of all timber and composite timber products used in the project which are from sustainable source/ recycled timber
  • Use of materials manufactured locally within 800km from the site, which contribute to at least 20% of all building materials used in the project
  • Use of lift power regenerating system
  • Provision of electric vehicle charging station
  • 80% of total rated power of appliances and equipment are certified energy efficient appliances
  • Use of rainwater and grey water recycle system
  • Annual saving of 30% by use of water saving devices
  • Reduction in annual sewage volumes by 20% or more
  • Use of low emission double insulation glass units in habitable space
  • Low VOC content for material use
  • Enhanced provision for access for disabled person
 

Project Details

Completion Year 2012
Number of Blocks 2
Type Government, Institutional and Community

Project Team

Project Developer / Owner Drainage Services Department, HKSAR Government
Project Manager Atkins China Limited
Architect A.Lead Architects Limited
Landscape Architect A.Lead Architects Limited
M&E Engineer Parsons Brinckerhoff (Asia) Limited
C&S Engineer Atkins China Limited
Façade Consultant A.Lead Architects Limited
Main Contractor Penta-Ocean Concentric Joint Venture
Quantity Surveyor Atkins China Limited
Sustainable Design Consultant Atkins China Limited
Acoustic Consultant Atkins China Limited

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