Designing a Lab

Designing a Lab

July 7, 2017

Lessons learned from a 60,000 square-foot project completed in 11 months
Future Labs

Future Labs

July 6, 2015

Labs have come a long way since Thomas Alva Edison’s improvisations with fireplace chimneys to exhaust noxiou...
Designing for Science

Designing for Science

July 3, 2014

When executive director Graham Shimmield and his colleagues set out to build a new home for Bigelow Laboratory for ...
Designing Labs for Lean Operation

Designing Labs for Lean Operation

December 6, 2013

The design, layout, and placement of laboratories have significant impact on lab processes, behaviors, and communications. A ...

Going Greener

April 4, 2013

Equipment vendors continue making strides to reduce energy use and consumables.
Green Lab Design: Mostly About Air

Green Lab Design: Mostly About Air

December 10, 2012

Since energy and natural resource consumption are huge components of a lab’s operating expenses, no lab design today ig...
A Q&A with Select Lab Design Experts

A Q&A with Select Lab Design Experts

December 10, 2012

Four lab professionals share their experiences with major lab design projects and the lessons they learned along the way....

Pushing Design Boundaries

October 3, 2012

Five trends in laboratory planning and construction that will impact future research facilities.