The French International School

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Opening Solutions With Care

Project name: French International School (T.K.O. Campus)
Completion date: September 2018
Features: Sustainability and Open Space Concept 

SUSTAINABLE DESIGN FORMORE OPEN SPACES

The new campus of the French International School in Tseung Kwan Ooffers a new way of learning to students.The innovating Villa Concept is a brilliant design by a Danish company. It is a new way of design to transfer traditional classroomsinto flexible common spaces. Teachers and students can transform the space into a common area for a group project or a quiet private space for individual study. ASSA ABLOY Hong Kong is proud to be part ofthis project and provide different opening solutions to facilitate this innovative design concept.

 

Similar to other academic building, this project values a lot on the durability of thehigh volume usage. The school requested high level of security for the premium teaching equipment and at the sametime need to ensure students’ safety. Therefore, the ABLOY Fire Door Closing System is introduced to this project because it obtains a certification accordingto EN1158 standard that maximizes the security and convenience to users.


ABLOY Fire Door Closing System

 

 

The school also focuses on nurturing the creative and sporting sides of students, so they have dedicated music and art roomsand state-of-the-art sporting facilities at TKO campus. There is also a gymnasium,swimming pool and a 300-seat auditorium with huge door & glass solutions. ASSA ABLOY installed floor spring which is suitable for fire and smoke protection door.


ASSA ABLOY floor spring

 

 

To avoid possible accidents, ASSA ABLOY proposed the Lorient finger guard seal system. It provides a shield to trappingfingers in hinged doors, for both hingeknuckle side and hinge cavity side.


Lorient finger guard seal system


Other Educational References:

• The University of Chicago Booth - School of Business in Hong Kong
Caritas Mother Teresa School
The Polytechnic University of Hong Kong Phase 8 Development