A survey of building envelope designs for commercial buildings in Hong Kong : Envelope designs of 83 hong kong commercial buildings completed in the 11 year period 1982–92 surveyed complete with comparative cost estimate giving useful general trends

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)79-86
Journal / PublicationBuilding Research & Information
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 1994


Nearly 1 million m2 of gross floor area is represented by the survey which identified four different building envelope designs. To enable judgements to be made on construction cost and time, a comparative study was carried out based on a 40-storey generic office building. © 1994, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. All rights reserved.

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  • building envelope, commercial buildings, Hong Kong

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