Public Rental Housing Development at Ex-Au Tau Departmental Quarters at Yuen Long

  • Building Elevation

  • Tree Walk at central courtyard

  • Landscape Terrace brings people closer to nature

  • Green Slopes for maximizing on-grade greening

  • Retail Block providing daily needs


The development is designed to provide a sustainable and healthy living environment in a semi-rural area, with people-orientated leisure facilities that are coherent with the neighbourhood.

Green Features

Building design to reduce solar heat gain and enhance comfortable indoor environment

Extensive landscaping including grass paving, green slopes, green roof on covered walkways and domestic blocks

PV panels producing portion of communal power

Bio-retention rain water harvesting system for irrigation water

Prefabrication for building components to minimise wastage and pollution during construction

 

New Buildings V1.2
Provisional Platinum

  • Total Score: 80.7
Innovation Addition  IA: 6
         

Green Features

Building design to reduce solar heat gain and enhance comfortable indoor environment

Extensive landscaping including grass paving, green slopes, green roof on covered walkways and domestic blocks

PV panels producing portion of communal power

Bio-retention rain water harvesting system for irrigation water

Prefabrication for building components to minimise wastage and pollution during construction

 

Project Details

Completion Year 2016
Number of Blocks 3 domestic blocks (15-19 floors each block) and 1 commercial block
Type Residential

Project Team

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