Skip to main content

A Total Water Management Solution for the Yongsan International Business District in Seoul, Korea

The full text article is not available for purchase.

The publisher only permits individual articles to be downloaded by subscribers.

or click here to sign up for a free trial


As part of the master plan development team for the Yongsan International Business District in Seoul, Korea; Arup devised a total water management solution encompassing stormwater management, wastewater treatment, rainwater harvesting, reclaimed water distribution. With the objective of creating a sustainable metropolis in Seoul, the stormwater management design consisted of integrating low impact development techniques and best management practices to the built environment and landscape. Rainwater harvesting was evaluated as a strategy for reducing and potable water supply. To further reduce the demands on the local water supply and wastewater treatment facility, various types of wastewater treatment and reuse systems were analyzed to determine the optimal solution for the master plan.

Keywords: Cities of the Future; Stormwater; Sustainability; Wastewater; Water Reuse

Document Type: Research Article


Publication date: January 1, 2010

More about this publication?
  • Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation is an archive of papers published in the proceedings of the annual Water Environment Federation® Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC® ) and specialty conferences held since the year 2000. These proceedings are not peer reviewed.

    WEF Members: Sign in (right panel) with your IngentaConnect user name and password to receive complimentary access.
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Membership Information
  • About WEF Proceedings
  • WEFTEC Conference Information
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites

Access Key

Free Content
Free content
New Content
New content
Open Access Content
Open access content
Subscribed Content
Subscribed content
Free Trial Content
Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more