Disaster Prevention



A solid bedrockA solid bedrock
The redevelopment area is located on
the stable bedrock of the Musashino
plateau.Additionally its situation on high
ground means the area’s chances of
flooding are less than minimal.

Taken from “Tokyo Liquefaction Forecast
Chart” created by the Tokyo Civil
Engineering – Technical Support
Training Center.


Safe as houses
The region of Nakano Central Park is classified as rank 1 (safest) by the Tokyo
Metropolitan Government in terms of earthquake vulnerability.

This is based on The Earthquake Area
Vulnerability Assessment of Tokyo vol.6 (2008).

Safe as houses■ The location of Nakano Central
Park is designated as an evacuation site, for its favorable safety conditions.

■ Nakano contains a hospital officially designated as a “Disaster Center Hospital,” for its ability to handle disaster-related emergencies.

■ The location of the project
features adequate spatial conditions
for the installation of generators in
case of power failure.

Disaster network
Nakano Central Park, in coordination with
the local government, is redeveloping
contingency measures to prepare for the
eventuality of a quake or another disaster.
These include:

Disaster network

■ Emergency supply storehouse
(for Nakano Ward)
■ Disaster prevention well
■ Disaster prevention water tanks
■ Disaster evacuee acceptance space [SOUTH]
■ Battery charging stations (for mobile phones,etc.) [SOUTH - Running Station]
■ Toilets for use during disasters [SOUTH - Running Station]
■ Water supply (water tap) [SOUTH - Running Station]




Seismic secrityEast building
Seismic secrity

Nakano Central Park uses a specially designed seismic isolation system to achieve a quake resistance 1.25 times more powerful than current requirements.



Damping out dangerSouth building
Damping out danger

Part of Nakano Central Park’s seismic technology includes a damper which sustains the structure in event of a major earthquake.