Gallery: Seashell-Shaped Tung Chung Swimming Pool is Wrapped in an Ener...

Inspired by the organic form of a seashell, Hong Kong's Tung Chung Swimming Pool is an elegant sports facility housed within an energy-efficient shell. Ronald Lu and Partners utilized an array of sustainable building strategies to create a public space that is specifically adapted to the surrounding environment. The iconic structure provides a spacious public arena with built-in climate regulating elements, revitalizing the staid typology of typical sports centers.

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1 Comment

  1. Lateisha July 13, 2011 at 5:12 pm

    I’m not easily imrepssed. . . but that’s impressing me! :)

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