• Friday
  • October 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:04am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 9493 for building inspection

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Inspection of historic village study hall fails to inspire prospective operators

    Posted Mar 08th 2008, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... This was dramatically down on about 40 visits arranged on the first day for each of the previous three historic buildings unveiled under the Development Bureau's 'Revitalising Historic Buildings through Partnership Scheme'. Fong Yuen Study Hall, a two- storey building erected atr least 70 years ago as the only village school in Tin Liu Tsuen, is now open for revitalisation proposals ...

  2. Tsang condemns 'outrageous' acid attack during inspection of scene

    Posted Dec 14th 2009, 12:00am by Adrian Wan, Austin Chiu

    ... it was difficult to arrest the perpetrator. Tsang briefly inspected the scene of the attack at about 11.30am yesterday. He then went up to the roof of the old tenement building from which investigators ... store. Police believe the bottles of corrosive liquid were thrown from a five-storey tenement building at 541-543 Lockhart Road. The seriously injured man and woman remained in Queen Mary ...

  3. Mainland sturgeon experts to inspect Ocean Park facilities

    Posted Jul 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the tank, while the remaining four sturgeon had been placed in a separate quarantine area closed to visitors. Mr Zeman had said earlier that the park would consider the possibility of building ...

  4. Langham cinema gets fire inspection, and court date

    Posted Feb 17th 2005, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Fire services inspectors will check the UA Langham cinema in Mongkok today, which has failed to meet fire and building safety rules while operating without a licence. The Food ... had not submitted documents on the ventilation system and seat material. 'We are still waiting for the operator to submit their report on ventilation, and then we will inspect the system ...

  5. Gas pipe inspections reveal 51 leaks

    Posted May 17th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 6.14pm: A recent inspection of gas pipelines across Hong Kong has found 51 leaks in pipes due to corrosion, the Legislative Council heard on Wednesday. The inspection was conducted between April 13 and May 1 by Hong Kong and China Gas Company (HKCG), or Towngas, the city?s dominant gas supplier. The company launched the survey of its medium pressure ...

  6. Jury inspects site of TST shoot-out

    Posted Mar 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... they could expect during their inspection. With the aide of two 3-D models, Mr Luk indicated a few areas of the underpass in Austin Road to which they should pay special attention. He said ... Inspector Ng Wai-hon, the officer in charge of the case, had requested that his team build the models to understand the constables' route. 'We have tried our best to be accurate ...

  7. Building bridges to the Hong Kong community

    Posted May 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with some planning- deciding what to do first and how I can manage my time. The day is usually filled with meetings, as well as desk engineering work. Occasionally, we conduct inspections at the construction site. What does your job entail? I assist in designing bridges using computer models. When it comes to building the bridge, I help evaluate whether the profile matches the design. ...

  8. Why the city needs legislation on building safety

    Posted Jan 30th 2010, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong Yesterday's tragedy is a wake-up call on the need for laws to enforce building inspections and repairs. The government has long been preparing legislation requiring mandatory inspections by building owners. However, the legislative process has been repeatedly delayed by opposition from building owners, district councillors and lawmakers who argue that the new ...

  9. Illegal building crackdown 'will not be derailed'

    Posted Feb 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of dollars. The government said last week that the Buildings Department's budget this year would rise by HK$153 million to HK$1 billion. A large part of that increase will go towards enforcing the law on village houses, alongside checks on subdivided flats in urban areas and mandatory building inspections. 'I feel that other people are even more anxious than me to see the start ...

  10. Repair old buildings before it's too late

    Posted Jun 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... threat to residents. Subdivision of flats should be supervised by qualified contractors, and such flats should be inspected regularly to ensure they meet safety standards. Many old buildings lack ... In August 2008, a fire broke out in a nightclub in Mong Kok, killing four people. Earlier this month, a canopy on a building in Tuen Mun collapsed, seriously injuring a man in the street ...




SCMP.com Account