For the longest of times, facilities HVAC systems have relied on the air distribution systems to manage airflow around the facility. Positive pressure air flow is also for occupants to ensure a healthy, productive, and energy-efficient environment. Airflow also provides the critical area positive pressure spaces to remain sterile from
As hotels became an important part of society during the COVID-19 pandemic. They served as a two-week quarantine facility of most cities for their incoming guests, travelers, and other suspected individuals. The protocol aims to stop an infected patient from going out and further spreading the virus within the city.
2020 didn’t see a pandemic coming. A year later, community lockdowns and home quarantines are still being implemented and practiced worldwide to prevent the infectious coronavirus spread. While this has significantly reduced the air pollution outdoors, this has also affected indoor air quality. According to Shelly Miller, professor of Mechanical
Hospitals have become the backbone of surviving the COVID-19 pandemic as the transmission of the virus has spread like wildfire. Medical facilities face significant problems on how to accommodate a large number of infected patients. If accommodating the patients has been a challenge, providing an isolation room was a disaster
For many industries, a cleanroom plays a vital role in the manufacturing process to achieve the desired output. A cleanroom is an enclosed critical environment where air contaminants are eliminated. For an environment to be considered as a clean room, it has to pass a standard. The Cleanroom Standards The
Finally, A Glimpse to the Smarter Post-Pandemic Office and COVID-safe Skyscrapers It has been a year since the Coronavirus or COVID-19 outbreak affected the whole world. The spread of this virus forced many countries to ban gatherings of people. Traveling was limited if not forbidden. Many countries have imposed a