ERIC Number: ED029474
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966-May
Reference Count: 0
Good Practice Recommendations in the Field of Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning for Health Related Research Laboratories.
Laboratory Design Notes, May 1966
A collection of laboratory design notes to set forth minimum criteria required in the design of basic medical research laboratory buildings. Recommendations contained are primarily concerned with features of design which affect quality of performance and future flexibility of facility systems. Subjects of economy and safety are discussed where appropriate. Contents include--(1) general definitions, (2) air conditioning, (3) ventilation requirements, (4) ventilation quantities, (5) room loads, (6) central unit loads, (7) central air handling units, (8) air distribution, (9) refrigeration, (10) temperature and humidity control, and (11) cost estimates. (RH)
Descriptors: Air Conditioning, Controlled Environment, Criteria, Facility Guidelines, Health Facilities, Heating, Laboratories, Mechanical Equipment, Refrigeration Mechanics, Research, Safety, Temperature, Ventilation
Office of Architecture and Engineering, Div. of Research Facilities and Resources, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20014
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Public Health Service (DHEW), Rockville, MD.