Roof Construction and Details_Draft Table of Content

1. Introduction

1.1 Design Intentions in Hung Hom Station

–         Lightness

–         Natural Lighting

–         Simplicity of the appearance

1.2 Constraints

–         Fully Operational during the Construction

–         Installation

2. Metal Roof

Pros and Cons

Light weight canopy admitting daylight in Foster’s buildings

Different intentions form different roof shapes and metal types

2.1 Waveform Roof (Hung Hom Station)

2.2 Glazed Canopy (British Museum)

3. Skylight

Quality of Natural Lighting

3.1Direct Light (Hung Hom Station)

3.2Diffused Light (Beijing Capital International Airport Terminal (3)

4.  Storm Water Drainage

4.1Drainage System

Pros and cons of traditional and siphonic roof drainage system

4.2Inlets, Outlets and Pipes

5. Construction

Modular materials

Easy attachments

6. Other alternatives on roof system in Hung Hom Station

Green roof with solar panel


3 responses to “Roof Construction and Details_Draft Table of Content”

  1. charonlct says :

    please may you kindly edit the category of this post, thanks~

  2. bt301allenpoon says :

    Please upload your latest progress as soon as possible.

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