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UHI Urban Heat Island

Date : 25th July 2013 Venue : Singapore Institute of Architects SIA Theatrette Level 1 79 Neil Road S (088904) Time : 7.00PM - 9.00PM
Mike Lttig Head Asia Pacific KEIMFARBEN

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Programme of the seminar

Brief introduction to KEIM Seminars topic: UHI - Urban Heat Island Questions and answers

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KEIM introduction

KEIM was founded 1878 135 years researching and developing for mineral products and systems, meeting our self imposed commitment for sustainability as well as the demands and desires of our customers

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KEIM introduction, References

Airport Madrid, Spain Sydney Opera House

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KEIM introduction, References

Federal Chancellery in Berlin, Germany

Allianz-Arena, Germany, Munich 5

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KEIM introduction, References

The Interlace, Singapore

The Goodwood Residences, Singapore 6

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KEIM introduction, References

Marina Bay Sands, Singapore


NUS staff housing, Singapore 7

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KEIM introduction, References

Sportshub, Singapore

Volari, Singapore 8

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Thermal view

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Temperature trend during a day

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Albedos of typical materials

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City Developments

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Sky View Factor

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Additional influences on the UHI Effect

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Impact of UHI Effect on City/Urban climate

City / Urban Climate Bio Metorology

Bio Climate

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Impact of UHI Effect on City/Urban climate

Each Building, House and/or Street

Changes in Wind patterns Cloud patterns Fogs Thunderstrucks Raining intensity

The intensity of UHI is accordingly to Topography Vegetation Local climate

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Impact of UHI Effect human health

UHI Effect has influences on e.g.


Mortaltity rate and increase of sickness and/or not well being Allergies

Environmental pollutions e.g. Drinkwater


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Suface temperatures TIR Thermal Infrared data

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Impact of UHI Effect on City/Urban climate

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First proposals

Park area up to 6 degrees celsius cooler


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First proposals

Cooling effect due to Topography and Vegetation


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Implementing measures

Landscaping
City developments / Urban planning

Creation of public awareness Construction materials


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Implementing measures, Landscaping

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Implementing measures, Landscaping

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Implementing mesaures, City developments / Urban planning

Quelle: Ng, E. And Wong, K.S. (2009)


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Implementing mesaures, Public awarenss

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Implementing mesaures, construction materials

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Implementing mesaures, Public awarenss

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KEIM Mineral Silicate Coatings

Inorganic pigments
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KEIM Mineral Silicate Coatings

Waterglas, potassium, potash


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KEIM Mineral Silicate Coatings

Silicification: depth of penetration


coating substrate penetration approximately1 .0 to 1.5 mm

KEIM binder tinted green, cross sectional view

KEIM UniversalPutz render


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KEIM Mineral Silicate Coatings

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KEIM Mineral Silicate Coatings

Benefits of KEIM Silicate Coatings Long life Anti-static, non-elastomeric properties Vapor permeability and Water resistance Colorfast Faade protection Environmentally friendly Reduced recoating costs and hustles Problem solver
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UHI effect , Conclusiones

Urban heat island effect max at 2:00 PM and 4:00 AM Artificial surfaces with low albedo values, density of development, Topography Impact on Urban and Bio climate Impact on human health

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UHI effect , Conclusiones

Implementing measurements
Landscaping

City developments / Urban planning Creation of publuc awareness


Construction materials
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Thank you

KEIM appreciates your participation in this seminar. Requests for additional information can be directed to Mr. Mike Lttig, Head Asia Pacific, KEIMFARBEN at 9652 7363 and/or by email mike.luettig@keim.com.sg

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