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Another great year for the Laboratory Design Conference!

April 28, 2016 | by MaryBeth DiDonna, Editor | News | Comments

Read about the 2016 Laboratory of the Year Awards, expert presentations, facility tours, and more!


Explosion-Proof Modular Softwall Cleanroom

April 28, 2016 9:56 am | by Terra Universal | Product Releases | Comments

Terra Universal offers their Explosion-Proof Softwall Cleanroom, UL-certified for use in Class I, Division 1, Groups C and D hazardous environments. The cleanroom has a frame of powder-coated steel to support ceiling components and softwall panels.

Valveless Fluid Control Solutions Catalog

April 28, 2016 8:36 am | by Fluid Metering Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Fluid Metering Inc.'s 2016 Full Line Catalog contains new products as well as expanded flow and configuration information.

Georgia BioScience Training Center, Social Circle, Ga.

April 20, 2016 1:30 pm | by Laboratory Design Newsletter | News | Comments

The Georgia BioScience Training Center reflects Georgia’s commitment to developing a world-class bioscience industry workforce.


Vivarium Census Software

April 20, 2016 12:54 pm | by Capturity | Product Releases | Comments

Capturity's Vivarium Census System (VCS) is an RFID and barcode-based software package that allows research facilities to perform an accurate cage census in minutes.


Meet the Speaker: Brian Peasley, PE, LEED AP

April 20, 2016 12:39 pm | by MaryBeth DiDonna, Editor | Articles | Comments

The 2016 Laboratory Design Conference is less than one week away! Here is the final installment in our Meet the Speaker series — read about Brian Peasley, PE, LEED AP, of CRB in Philadelphia. 


Fume Hood

April 20, 2016 10:53 am | by HEMCO Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

HEMCO offers the U.L. 1805 Classified LE AireStream Fume Hood, available in 3-, 4-, 5-, 6-, and 8-ft. widths. The fume hood incorporates a Unitized superstructure, with non-metallic dual wall construction for total chemical resistance, strength and durability.


Laboratory Design Conference Agenda

April 13, 2016 5:09 pm | Articles | Comments

The 2016 Laboratory Design Conference will be held at the Royal Sonesta in Houston, Texas, on April 25-27. Here is a look at the sessions that will be offered at this event.


Laboratory Design Conference: Meet the Speakers

April 13, 2016 4:47 pm | by MaryBeth DiDonna, Editor | Articles | Comments

As the 2016 Laboratory Design Conference approaches, we invite you to get to know the professionals who will be delivering the event’s feature presentations.


Cleanroom design and environmental control technologies

April 13, 2016 4:32 pm | by Ben Winsett, Texas Instruments | Articles | Comments

The RFAB semiconductor facility of Texas Instruments.


Get involved with Laboratory Design

April 13, 2016 4:25 pm | by MaryBeth DiDonna, Editor | Articles | Comments

Laboratory Design strives to serve the needs of the entire research community involved in the design, construction, and operation of laboratory facilities. With that in mind, I’d like to invite members of the design/build, architecture, engineering, and construction community to contribute editorially to this prestigious publication.

Designing a high-performance, architecturally-integrated mechanical system

April 13, 2016 4:18 pm | by Nicholas LaVita, AIA, LEED Green Associate Payette | Articles | Comments

Designing laboratory buildings requires consideration of complex mechanical systems.


Redefining water conservation and interdisciplinary science on a tropical, oceanfront campus

April 13, 2016 3:47 pm | by Punit Jain, AIA, LEED Fellow, CannonDesign | Articles | Comments

Eckerd College, James Center for Molecular and Life Sciences, St. Petersburg, Fla.


WELLness in Labs: Part 2

April 13, 2016 2:03 pm | by Blake Jackson, AIA, LEED Faculty | Articles | Comments

This article investigates incorporating concepts from the WELL Building Standard into laboratory environments. The previous article in this series introduced WELL, the drivers for growing interest of mindfully promoting health across the built environment, and focused on WELL's air, water and nourishment concepts. This article explains the remaining four WELL concepts: light, fitness, comfort and mind.

Handheld XRF Analyzer

April 11, 2016 1:02 pm | by SPECTRO Analytical Instruments | Product Releases | Comments

The SPECTRO xSORT handheld X-ray fluorescence (XRF) spectrometer delivers improved speed and precision in the analysis of light elements.


Observation Port

April 11, 2016 10:37 am | by Terra Universal Inc | Product Releases | Comments

Terra Universal's observation windows can be installed into rooms, process enclosures and other surfaces where monitoring is needed.


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