Fu Cheong Estate at Sham Shui Po

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Category

Information

Target of Protection

Residents in Fu Cheong Estate , Sham Shui Po

Total Number of Flats

6,000

Major Noise Sources

Sham Mong Road, Tonkin Street West and Yen Chow Street West

Environmental Gain

About 5,800 flats comply with the road traffic noise criterion

Year of Completion

2001

Noise Mitigation Measures adopted:

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Major Noise Source

Major Noise Source

Target of Protection

Target of Protection

Noise Tolertant Building

Noise Tolertant Building

Innovative Layout

End Wall

End Wall

Innovative Layout:

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

Noise Reduction:

About 10-15 dB(A)

Type of Noise Tolerant Building:

Commercial centre ( 10m high) and carpark ( 18m high) act as noise shielding structures to protect the residents at the back

Noise Reduction:

About 5-9 dB(A)

End Wall:

End wall is arranged to face the noise source

Noise Reduction:

About 2-3 dB(A)