Aldrich Garden at Shau Kei Wan

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Category

Information

Target of Protection

Residents in Aldrich Garden , Shau Kei Wan

Total Number of Flats

2,972

Major Noise Sources

Island Eastern Corridor and Aldrich Bay Road

Environmental Gain

About 2,400 flats comply with the road traffic noise criterion

Year of Completion

2001

Noise Mitigation Measures adopted:

Building layout / orientation 
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Major Noise Source

Target of Protection

Innovative Layout

Noise Tolertant Building

Innovative Layout:

Noise tolerant portions ( including bathrooms, stairwells and lift cores) are arranged to face the noise source

Noise Reduction:

About 10-15 dB(A)

Type of Noise Tolerant Building:

A 30m high carpark acts as noise shielding structure to protect the residents at the back

Noise Reduction:

About 5-9 dB(A)