Hong Kong Design Institute

The new Hong Kong Design Institute (HKDI) campus at Tiu Keng Leng heralds a bold and exciting new era for design education in Hong Kong. 


Location

  • Hong Kong

Sector

Service

  • Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing
  • Green Building Design
  • fire-engineering
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Client

  • Vocational Training Council

Project Status

  • Completed

The purpose-built campus is an architectural landmark and the largest and best equipped design education facility in Hong Kong. 

WSP served as mechanical/electrical consultant for HKDI, which includes: 

  • 800-seat auditorium with video wall broadcasting facilities;
  • Six 120-seat lecture rooms with state-of-the-art audio/visual facilities;
  • Exhibition hall; 
  • Numerous classrooms and workshops;
  • Gymnasium; 
  • Outdoor swimming pool; and
  • Suspended outdoor escalator with an 82-foot (25-meter) vertical rise.

The project received a Grand Prize, Excellence in the International Architectural Design Competition in 2007.