Southwest Research Institute -Bldg. 175 Micro-Encapsulation Labs

Southwest Research Institute -Bldg. 175 Micro-Encapsulation Labs

  • Owner: Southwest Research Institute
  • Architect:
  • Area: 8,200 Sq Ft
  • Construction Cost: $5,000,000
  • MEP Cost: $1,200,000
  • Date Completed: 7/24/2001

Renovation of existing animal holding labs and associated lab spaces into polymer processing, wet chemistry, and food labs, and addition of approximately 1,000 sq. ft. of high-bay space for NIRO lab. The project included adding 9 fume hoods, manifolded exhaust system, air-cooled chiller, and lab gasses. Lab airflow was controlled by a variable volume direct digital control system. Electrical systems included lab panelboards.

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