Event Details

Technical Visit on Occupational Safety and Health "Sha Tin Water Treatment Works, Water Supplies Department"

Date: 08 May 2009 (Friday)
Time: 0845 hrs - 1100 hrs
Venue: Sha Tin Water Treatment Works, Water Supplies Department
Assemly: Romantic Hotel, Kowloon Tong (Intersection point of Kent Road and Sommerset Road)
Dismiss: Kowloon Tong
Organizer(s): IOSH (HK)
Supporter(s): Water Supplies Department
Language: Cantonese
Contact Person: Miss Kelly Chu
Contact Email: mailbox@ioshhongkong.com
Contact Tel: 2690 3899
CPD: CDP Certificate of 2 hours will be issued to participants upon completion of the visit.
Content: Sha Tin Water Treatment Plant, in terms of its output capacity, is the largest water treatment plant in Hong Kong. It provides treated water supply to the areas of Sha Tin, Central Kowloon and part of Hong Kong Island. It was firstly commissioned in May 1964 with water output capacity of 364,000m3 per day. It was further expanded by stages to the present capacity of 1,227,000m3 per day. This technical visit will introduce infrastructures and facilities of the water treatment plant, include mixing plant, flocculation and sedimentation system, rapid gravity filtration, environmental-friendly facilities, water quality control and related aspects on safety and health. Q&A and view exchanges are welcome during the visit.
Remarks: 1. No parking space will be provided. 2. Participant who arriving after 0900hrs will not be served. 3. This technical visit is covered by insurance policy held by IOSH (HK). Participated members may consider arrange their own insurance coverage for the visit if necessary. 4. If tropical cyclone warning signal No. 3 or above/ rainstorm Red or Black warning is stilling hoisting at 07:00hrs on the date of visit, the visit will be cancelled.

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