Kam Tai Court at Ma On Shan

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Category

Information

Target of Protection

Residents in Kam Tai Court , Ma On Shan

Total Number of Flats

3,440

Major Noise Sources

Ma On Shan Road , Hang Tai Road and Ning Tai Road

Environmental Gain

About 3,280 flats comply with the road traffic noise criterion

Year of Completion

2000

Noise Mitigation Measures adopted:

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Major Noise Source

Target of protection

Innovative Layout

Noise Tolerant Building

End Wall

Innovative Layout:

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

Noise Reduction:

About 7-8 dB(A)

Type of Noise Tolerant Building:

Commercial centre and carpark block (7-storey 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)