9:15 am - Gathering at Entrance of Holiday Inn Express Hong Kong SoHo
(Please check the location as per attached link http://www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/us/en/hong-kong/hkgsh/hoteldetail/local-city-guide-directions)
9:30 am - Briefing and Presentation (with light refreshment)
11:00 am - Tour
12:30 pm - Dismiss at Holiday Inn Express Hong Kong SoHo
(The scheduled time may be changed so as to suit the actual conditions on the date of the visit.)
(Successful registration will receive details of the visit.)
Holiday Inn Express Hong Kong SoHo is the first commercial high rise hotel building in the world to achieve four platinum or equivalent of Green Awards: (1) BEAM Plus – New Building (the first BEAM Plus Platinum (Final) rating building), (2) LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environment Design) new construction by USGBC (US Green Building Council), (3) BCA Green Mark Platinum Provisional & (4) China Green Building Council – Three Star.
Holiday Inn Express Hong Kong SoHo is the flagship of Green Building with a number of innovative ideas on Energy Optimization Solutions (EOS) and sustainable practices. Being a hotel project obtaining Platinum grading under the BEAM Plus assessment, the design and construction of the building is “Green” concerned and oriented on sustainability, water efficiency, energy and atmosphere optimization, materials and resources consideration, indoor environmental quality performance and control and design innovative. Under projection and comparing to the same scale hotel, overall energy saving and reduction of CO2 emission of the hotel are about 60% and 70% respectively.
The MEP designer/energy optimization solution provider/owner’s representative will share their experience on those green and innovative ideas adopted in this project such as the Energy Optimization Solution to HVAC System, adoption of intelligent permanent magnet motor fan coil unit, chilled headboard, 18M vertical exterior green wall, green rooftop, rain water recycling system, intelligent room roller blind control of reducing solar heat gain, pattern recognition energy saving solution in common area, etc. After the experience sharing section, it will be followed by a tour visit to the green roof, equipment rooms, guest rooms, podium and lobbies.