LABORATORY DESIGN GUIDE

LABORATORY DESIGN GUIDE

by Brian Griffin
     
 

'Laboratory Design Guide' takes the reader through the complex stages of laboratory design and construction, offering practical advice and detailed examples.

Brian Griffin's working manual covers the latest designs for new and evolving laboratory practices and equipment and includes current and future requirements for laboratories such as automation. Case studies

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Overview

'Laboratory Design Guide' takes the reader through the complex stages of laboratory design and construction, offering practical advice and detailed examples.

Brian Griffin's working manual covers the latest designs for new and evolving laboratory practices and equipment and includes current and future requirements for laboratories such as automation. Case studies illustrate the points made and represent the international view of the principles of laboratory design.

'Laboratory Design Guide' will prove invaluable to all those responsible for the design of laboratory buildings: the client; architect; engineer; building project manager and scientist.

Brian Griffin is a full-time laboratory design consultant. His 15 years' experience in this field have resulted in many published articles on the subject and numerous lectures to laboratory managers and scientists. This close contact with the industry has increased Brian Griffin's awareness of the trends in laboratory practice and the need for effective design of new facilities.

Working design manual for all members of the lab design team Shows the design process from start to finish Incorporates the very latest designs for new and evolving laboratory practices and equipment

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780750638586
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/01/1998
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.18(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.47(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction
Summary of recommendations
Ch. 1Design brief1
Ch. 2Design methodology17
Ch. 3Site and buildings25
Ch. 4Laboratory furniture and services37
Ch. 5Special cabinets and benches49
Ch. 6Laboratory instrumentation and equipment57
Ch. 7On completion61
Ch. 8Maintenance65
Ch. 9Environmental design in laboratories69
Ch. 10Hydraulic services75
Ch. 11Project cost control83
Ch. 12Occupational health and safety91
Case studies97
1Biology teaching and research building, University of Wollongong, NSW100
2Biological Sciences & Biomedical Engineering, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW107
3Children's Medical Research Foundation, Westmead, NSW111
4Centenary Institute of Cancer Medicine & Cell Biology, Sydney, NSW115
5SmithKline Beecham International Laboratories, Consumer Healthcare, Ermington, NSW117
6Life Sciences Building, Ciba Pharmaceuticals Division, Summit, Nw Jersey, USA119
7Pacific Power Research Laboratories, University of Newcastle, NSW124
8BHP Research Laboratories, Newcastle, NSW129
9Central West Pathology Services, Orange, NSW131
10CSIRO McMasters Laboratories, Prospect, NSW134
11ANSTO Radiopharmaceutical Laboratory, Lucas Heights, NSW137
12Centre for Proteome Research and Gene-Product Mapping, National Innovation Centre, Australian Technology Park, Everleigh, NSW140
13Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Sydney, NSW143
14ACTEW Corporation Laboratories, Fyshwick, ACT146
15Camelia Botnar Laboratories, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London153
16Institute of Medical Science, The University of Aberdeen, Scotland156
17Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA), Symonston, ACT160
18Heritage Medical Research Building, University of Alberta, Canada164
19Balgownie Technology Centre, Aberdeen Science Park, Scotland169
20St. Michael's Science Building, University of Portsmouth, UK173
21Eli Lilly and Co. Product Development Research Laboratories, Indianapolis, USA176
22Australian Geological Survey Organisation, Canberra, ACT180
23Sir Alexander Fleming Building, Imperial College, London, UK185
24Trinity College Dublin, East End Development, Ireland189
25Strathclyde Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Glasgow, Scotland194
26Hunter Water Australia, Newcastle, NSW198
27Analytical Research Laboratories, Napier, New Zealand202
28Biomedical Building, ATP, Sydney, NSW205
29New Science Building, University of Adelaide, SA211
30Center for Clinical Sciences Research, Stanford University, USA215
31Laboratory Design Competition at the University of Newcastle, NSW218
32Laboratory Design Competition at University of Queensland, Australia223
33University of Liverpool Biosciences Centre, UK228
34Institute of Medical Sciences Phase 2, University of Aberdeen, Scotland232
35CSIRO Molecular Science and Food Science Australia, North Ryde, NSW235
Further reading239
Index243

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