Components of a Clean Room - part 2
The following cutaway diagram of a modern cleanroom clearly shows its individual
components. The description of each component is below the image.
- Furring Wall: a type of wall system that permits quick and easy "skinning" of
existing walls or channels.
- Batten Wall: a type of wall system that allows for quick installation
with a flush surface on both sides of the wall.
- Electric Sliding Doors: These may be made of aluminum and should be
easily install-able into existing cleanroom wall systems.
- Framed Windows: Single or double flush windows; as an option, they may
be glazed from stud to stud for full-glass viewing.
- Grille Openings: Return air grilles which can be easily installed into
existing wall panels of a clean room.
- Wall Penetrations: Pass thrus, piping and equipment can penetrate wall
panels through simple and quick in-the-field modifications.
- Doors: Aluminum rail and stile doors with various hardware options.
- Framed Wall: A type of wall system that provides flush-wall surfaces
on the cleanroom side with integrated support on the chase side for piping,
conduit and related equipment as may be required for maintenance of the
- Ceiling/Head Track Interface: these are gasketed head tracks that interface
with standard grids and flush grids that permits an almost seamless transition.
- Factory Installed Windows: Pre-installed windows with mitered corners
for flush glazing with a beveled back permitting simple and quick cleaning.
- Elevated Wall Panel: These are panels that may be elevated for side-wall
returns. Egg crate or wire mesh can be installed into the studs to hide
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Also see: Environmental Test Equipment: Cleanrooms
Updated: Sunday, 2008-05-25 11:40