Canadian International School of Hong Kong L8 Classrooms

  • Overview of Campus

  • Multifunction Area

  • Artwork on Level 8

  • Football Pitch

  • Swimming Pool

Interiors V1.0

Overall Score
Green Building Attributes
Materials Aspects
Energy Use
Water Use
Indoor Enviro. Quality
Credit(s)    Innovations and Additions

The renovation project at the Level 8 Classrooms of the Canadian International School of Hong Kong aims at creating a comfortable yet eco-friendly environment for students, staff and other users. The classrooms achieved Platinum rating under BEAM Plus Interiors (BI) v1.0 Accreditation.

Specific green features include use of sustainable products (flooring, ceiling, wall and door), daylight sensors, energy efficient microwave ovens, and provision of potted plants.

Green Features

Green Building Attributes

  • The host building is located in close proximity to public transports and recreational facilities
  • PV panels are installed in the host building


  • Implementation of safety management, IAQ control and noise mitigation measures during construction period
  • Procurement of green cleaning products

Materials Aspects

  • Provision of waste recycling facilities for paper, plastic, metal, glass, and food waste
  • Adoption of non-CFC based refrigerants and thermal insulation materials
  • Over 50% of modular design elements are adopted
  • 100% of newly installed flooring and ceilings products contain recycled contents
  • Over 95% of newly installed interior components (including flooring, ceiling, wall and door) are manufactured from a factory which implemented Environmental Management System.

Energy Use

  • Provision of daylight sensor dimming controls
  • Installation of digital network energy meters to monitor MVAC and electrical system
  • Over 36% of Lighting Power Density (LPD) reduction compared to the statutory requirement

Water Use

  • Water quality are compliant with WSD standard and BEAM Plus requirement in 15 parameters
  • Provision of water efficient faucet, dual flush water closet and sensor type urinal

Indoor Environmental Quality

  • Attainment of IAQ Good Class
  • Provision of potted plants
  • Over 80% of seating have a direct line of sight to natural view
  • Interior lighting quality of all normally occupied area meets the CIBSE recommendation in terms of uniformity, glare index and CRI.


  • Performance enhancement of the materials used in flooring, ceiling, wall and door

Project Details

Completion Year 2021
Number of Storeys 1
Type Institutional

Project Team


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