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Feasibility Study of Automated Refuse Collection System at South East Kowloon Development, Hong Kong



Title: Feasibility Study of Automated Refuse Collection System at South East Kowloon Development, Hong Kong
Author(s): Tse KEN, Tam MATTHEW
Paper category : conference
Book title: 2nd International Conference on Waste Engineering and Management - ICWEM 2010
Editor(s): J.Zh. Xiao, Y. Zhang, M.S. Cheung and Reuben P. K. Chu
Print-ISBN: 978-2-35158-102-5
e-ISBN: 978-2-35158-103-2
Publisher: RILEM Publications SARL
Publication year: 2010
Pages: 428 - 436
Total Pages: 9
Nb references: 1
Language: English


Abstract: This study included the researches of various types of Automated Refuse Collection System (ARCS) in the world, formulating system options of ARCS for Southeast Kowloon Development, and cost estimation for each system option. Three options of ARCS were formulated, which are, one system for each individual development, one system for each subdistrict integrating several developments, and one system for the entire Southeast Kowloon Development. Option 1 was recommended with the most economical capital cost and total cost.


Online publication: 2011-01-25
Publication type : full_text
Public price (Euros): 0.00