Authorities recently conducted maintenance work on the former Aberdeen police station, now home to The Warehouse Teenage Club, but maintenance is difficult as the building is located on a hillside. Photo: May Tse
Authorities recently conducted maintenance work on the former Aberdeen police station, now home to The Warehouse Teenage Club, but maintenance is difficult as the building is located on a hillside. Photo: May Tse

Drones, other new technology to join front line of Hong Kong heritage conservation efforts

  • Secretary for Development says Hong Kong’s Architectural Services Department ‘needs to go with the times’ to improve the effectiveness of conservation work
  • The biggest challenge, says surveyor Liny Lau Ling-yee, is to ensure historic buildings resist effects of rain and other natural threats

Topic |   cultural heritage
Authorities recently conducted maintenance work on the former Aberdeen police station, now home to The Warehouse Teenage Club, but maintenance is difficult as the building is located on a hillside. Photo: May Tse
Authorities recently conducted maintenance work on the former Aberdeen police station, now home to The Warehouse Teenage Club, but maintenance is difficult as the building is located on a hillside. Photo: May Tse
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