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  1. The Tamar complex

    Posted Aug 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Rain water recycling system- Solar-powered hot water systems Heat displacement Hot air escapes through top of chamber Cool air flows in at bottom Sources: Hong Kong government, Gammon-Hip Hing ... offices 2 hectares of landscaped space open to public, will feature civic piazza, amphitheatre and sculpture garden Air flow?Open door? design aimed at improving air flow between waterfront ...

  2. IFC tenants unite against ventilation stack site

    Posted Sep 16th 2010, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... responses and all those have objected to putting the air ventilation shaft in the front of this building and support moving it to the alternative location,' he said. 'We've also now ... Lana Lam Two high-profile tenants at Two IFC in Central have rallied together in a bid to stop the government's controversial plan to build a multi-storey ventilation stack in front ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Jan 25th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... With the many high-rise buildings in Hong Kong, there should be a heating, ventilating and air-conditioning design review board, after all our buildings are all sealed and their mechanical equipment ... Ejendal regarding air-conditioning on the Citybus fleet ('Air-con at full blast in winter', January 11). We have duly noted the comments made. With the aim to provide more comfortable ...

  4. Air-con campaign takes the edge off chill

    Posted Jul 28th 2008, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... the government to take humidity and ventilation into consideration. A Leisure and Cultural Services Department spokesman said air conditioning at art galleries and museums was set to 23 degrees ... data, each rise in air-conditioned room temperatures of 1 degree saves as much as 3 per cent of potential energy consumption. Where temperatures were highest... Location Temperature High Court ...

  5. Advisers to study relocating IFC ventilation shafts for bypass

    Posted Aug 19th 2010, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... Simpson Cheung Government advisers will consider whether bypass ventilation shafts planned for a site in front of Two IFC can be built elsewhere. The location of the shafts, which would ... cost. The 18-metre-high smoke vent will occupy an area of 1,470 square metres in front of Two IFC. It will be one of three ventilation buildings along the 4.5-kilometre bypass, which will run ...

  6. How quality of life became as important as profit

    Posted May 07th 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... effect', 'wall effect' and 'heat island effect', which are linked to poor air ventilation caused by high-rises, are now part of the vocabulary of an environmentally conscious ... members of the public in demanding more open space, better air quality and heritage conservation. There were campaigns against harbour reclamation, for proper planning for the West Kowloon ...

  7. Tamar HQ still far from finished

    Posted Jul 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... for improvement in terms of site conditions- such as better ventilation on the site and more toilets for workers,' Chow said. Many toilets in the new buildings are locked after they have been ... General Union, said he met the Labour Department and Gammon-Hip Hing, Tamar's builder, yesterday to discuss concerns over site safety and doing extra shifts in the heat. Chow said he was told ...

  8. Plan for 'breathing space' in Central

    Posted Oct 14th 2009, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Olga Wong

    ... useful, the air space it creates should somehow be linked and extended from the waterfront to inland areas.' The Urban Renewal Authority is considering revitalisation options for the market. ... estate in Central should not be used for high-rise development and should provide a 'breathing space' for better ventilation in the area, but the idea of turning the site over to art ...

  9. Meanwhile, out at the rooftop party...

    Posted Jul 10th 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... not only by the heat but by a strange disconnect between the ceremony and its guests. While visitors soaked up the outdoor vibe, speeches and an unnecessary fashion show took place in the air-conditioned second floor bar. All of it was related via plasma screens which guests paid attention to for about two minutes. The hosts and sponsors from Baileys Irish Cream joined everyone later ...

  10. Office politics heat up

    Posted Jun 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Just when it seemed competition between serviced offices in Central had peaked to fractious levels and could intensify no further, along comes another new entrant keen for a slice of the action. Hong Kong's legion of stockbrokers and property dealers ...




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