Scanning The Scene

3-D laser scanning helps facilities work through the renovation and building process faster.

Location, Location, Location

Whether your R&D operation functions as one central laboratory or as several smaller laboratories, the location chosen ca...

Thinking Lean

While it might sound like some sort of fad diet, lean in the context of business improvement refers to a specific methodology...

Laboratory Retrofit

As energy prices rise and commitment to sustainability heightens, universities across the nation are developing methods for r...

Modular Lab Design

Fundamental to the process of laboratory facility planning is an understanding of some basic design principles that ensure fu...

Flexible Lab Zones

A dynamic shift in the way researchers conduct their work has had a profound effect on the design of their facilities. Emphas...

Energy-Saving Exhaust Systems

An energy savings of 15 percent or more is available through the use of VAV laboratory exhaust ventilation systems. When prop...

Next-Generation Laboratories

New open-plan labs are meeting the need for more customized lab settings, including the ability to modify bench setup and sup...

Tomorrow's Labs Today

Pressure to improve laboratory efficiencies, reduce environmental impact and accommodate a myriad of advanced technologies is...

Green Up!

Laboratory managers can play a leading role in implementing improvements in research process and facility management. When co...

Rethinking Vacuum Supply

Local vacuum networks can bring modularity, energy savings, and cost savings to this important utility for your renovated lab...