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MECHANICAL SYSTEMS
Space Performance CRITERIA for ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS
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EXAMPLEDEFAULT (All spaces not specifically addressed)Main Telecomm ClosetServer RoomClassroomConference RoomMech /Elec RoomJanitor's ClosetLoading DockStaff Locker RoomsSpace TypeSpace Type
Requirements ContactDepartment: Dept. nameTNSDept: Dept. Name (IT person's name)Dept: ?Classroom Cmtte Dept: Dept. Name Dept: OPP, Area Services Dept: OPP, Area Services
Room NumberVariesxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
CRITERIA
Occupancy ScheduleMonday-Friday0700-19007am - 5pm **24 Hrs **
SaturdayClosedUnoccupied **24 Hrs **
SundayClosedUnoccupied **24 Hrs **
HolidaysClosedUnoccupied **24 Hrs **
Outside Air Ventilation Rate20 CFM/person
Supply Air Type (100% OA or Mixed Air)Mixed Air
Min Supply Air Flow Rate6 ACH
100% Exhaust?No
Min Exhaust Air Flow RateN/A
Low Return Air Intakes
Particulate Filtration (Prefilter/Final Filter/After Filter)% (or MERV)
% (or MERV)
N/A
Gaseous FiltrationN/A
Temperature SP= Setpoint (F) ALM= Alarm point SPA= Setpt Adj TR= Tolerance RangeSPALMSPATRSPALMSPATR
Occupied Cooling75+/- 2F7580depends+/- 2F7581none+/- 5F
Occupied Heating70+/- 2F7267depends+/- 2F6559none+/- 5F
Unoccupied Cooling80+/- 5F8086depends+/- 5F7581none+/- 5F
Unoccupied Heating65+/- 5F6559depends+/- 5F6559none+/- 5F
Monitor OnlyTemperatureN/AN/A
Humidity
Humidity (%RH) Summer (Maximum )55%+/- 5%N/A55%61%N/A+/- 5%
Winter (Minimum)25%+/- 5%N/A30%24%N/A+/- 5%
Source Control Exhaust? (e.g. MRI, Hoods, etc.)NoNoNo
In-Room Air Circulation Allowed?Yes
Space Pressure with respect to Adjacent SpacesPositive
MONITOR Space DP with DDC SystemPositive
Control Zone Limitations1 thermostat per room
HVAC Control TypeDDC
Vibration CriteriaN/A
HVAC Noise Criteria35 NC
Critical SpaceBackup Power
Backup Cooling (non-CCHW)
PlumbingCold WaterYes
Hot WaterYes
Floor DrainNo
Medical GasesVacuum# of outlets
Air# of outlets
O2# of outlets
N2# of outlets
NO# of outlets
NOTES & Color-Legend
NOTE-1: "Low Return Air Intakes" may be deleted, as this is specific to HOSPITAL procedure type Rooms, such as: Procedure Rooms, EP Rooms, Surgery, or Radiology Procedure Rooms/Labs.
NOTE-2: "After Filter" requirements may be deleted, as this is specific to HOSPITAL procedure type Rooms, such as: Procedure Rooms, EP Rooms, Surgery, or Radiology Procedure Rooms/Labs; PLUS Clean Storage, Pharmacy, Patient Toilet/Bath/Shower, Med/Surgery Patient Rooms, General Patient Rooms, Isolation Patient Rooms, Protective Environment Patient Rooms, ICU Patient Rooms, Control Rooms, Sleep Lab, Clean Utility Rooms, Exam Rooms (Emer. Rooms), Physical Therapy.
NOTE-3: "Gaseous Filtration" may always be "N/A" (Not-Applicable) but is provided for consideration.
NOTE-4: "Source Control Exahust" for Research Fume hoods. And, this is specific to HOSPITAL procedure type Rooms, such as: Procedure Rooms, Laboratory, or Pharmacy.
NOTE-5: "In Room Air Circulation Allowed?" may be deleted, as this is specific to HOSPITAL procedure type Rooms, such as: Clean Storage, Procedure Rooms, EP Rooms, Laboratory, Surgery, Med/Surgery Patient Rooms, General Patient Rooms, Isolation Patient Rooms, Protective Environment Patient Rooms, ICU Patient Rooms, Nourishment Stations, Sleep Lab, Soiled Utility Rooms, Janitor's Closet, Decontaminating Room, or Infectious Waste Storage.
NOTE-6: "Medical Gases" may be deleted, as this is specific to HOSPITAL type Rooms
SP and Alarm: These are a "starting-point" or default, but need to be verified with the USER.
** Hours of Occupancy Schedule are a "starting-point" or default, but need to be verified with the USER.