Kwai Tsing Theatre - HongKong



Kwai Tsing Theatre, Hongkong
General Arrangement Drawing
Setting of spring elements
Spring elements embedded in lower shuttering
Spring elements in working condition
Kwai Tsing Theatre, Hongkong
Project
Kwai Tsing Theatre, Hongkong
Arrangement of spring elements
On top of pile caps
   
Building
Theatre, 900 seats
Vibration Control effect
85 - 95 %
   
Structure
Reinforced concrete building
Completion
1999
   
Noise and vibration source
West Rail Freight Line
Client
Hongkong Government
   
Base isolation system
Fully-prestressable GERB spring elements, Type GP + GPV
Vibration & Acoustics Consultant
Vipac Engineers & Scientists Ltd.
   
Vertical system natural frequency
3,5 Hz