Gallery: Airy Chu Hai College Campus in Hong Kong Will be Cooled by Sea...

 

Chu Hai College of Higher Education in Hong Kong is getting an airy new look designed by OMA. Slated to open in 2013, the 90,000 square foot campus will house open spaces for classrooms, studios and offices. With a nod to sustainable design, the campus will use natural ventilation systems and with its open air façade, it will be cooled by breezes from the nearby sea.

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  1. MrCotain May 12, 2011 at 3:26 pm

    This is great to see a firm like OMA resuse natural sustainability!! Today it seems like technology makes us forget about basic natural sustainable features like cross ventilaztion that have been arround for years. It doesnt take a ton of extra unforseen cost to be sustainable its more about smart design.
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