Lab design, fit-out & services

Redesigning and refurbishing laboratories in hospitals

05 May, 2010 by Gary Martinic*

The Centre for Transplant and Renal Research (CTRR) laboratories of the Westmead Millennium Institute for Medical Research (WMI) at the Westmead Hospital campus have been redesigned and refurbished. Gary Martinic used his significant experience with laboratory and animal facility design and refurbishment to centralise four separate laboratories into one in just eight weeks. This article should serve as a useful guide for those new to the laboratory refurbishment process.


Captair Flex recirculating fume cabinets

23 April, 2010 | Supplied by: Gallay Medical & Scientific Pty Ltd

The Captair Flex range of ductless recirculating fume cabinets features an improved gel-based filter sealing material, internal lighting standard across the range, an onboard CPU and display for real-time cabinet data and a phenolic resin work surface for use with aggressive substances.


Humidity measurement in cleanrooms

04 March, 2010 by Jim Tennermann, Regional Market Manager, Controlled Environment, Vaisala, USA | Supplied by: Vaisala Pty Ltd

Thoughts on selecting and using appropriate humidity measurement equipment for cleanrooms.


Delta Ohm HD45/6 series air quality monitors

04 February, 2010 | Supplied by: W&B Instruments Pty Ltd

The Delta Ohm HD45/6 series of air quality monitors are suitable for indoor air quality monitoring. The units feature indication, transmission and control of ambient temperature, relative humidity, carbon dioxide and dewpoint.


Captair ductless fume cabinets

25 November, 2009 | Supplied by: Gallay Medical & Scientific Pty Ltd

Gallay Medical & Scientific is often asked for advice relating to fume extraction. What are the key differences between ducted and ductless fume hoods? Do ducted fume cupboards deserve their ‘energy hog’ reputation? And what are the benefits of choosing a ductless fume cabinet?


Portable fume cabinets

01 October, 2009 | Supplied by: Gallay Medical & Scientific Pty Ltd

The Captair range of ductless recirculating fume cabinets is suitable when safety and low energy consumption are key priorities.


At-source ductless fume extraction

10 August, 2009 | Supplied by: Laboratory Systems Group

The Fumex LFK range of at-source ductless fume extraction systems offers an effective alternative to fume extraction requirements compared to fully ducted systems.


Biological safety cabinets

10 August, 2009 | Supplied by: Laboratory Systems Group

Telstar offers a wide range of Class II Microbiological Safety Cabinets to suit all configurations.


Vacuum jets

18 June, 2009 | Supplied by: Griffiths Components Pty Ltd

Vacuum jets are a simple but effective device which allows moving any fumes, dusts, powders, residues, liquids or grains without use of pumps or electricity. It runs silently, without heat and, since it has no moving parts, is free of maintenance.


High-speed doors for isolation and containment

09 June, 2009 | Supplied by: Envico Doors Ltd

Envico High Speed Doors have a variety of applications including the containment and isolation of sensitive areas. The doors combine bacterial-resistant materials and enhanced sealing properties to provide greater quality control to production facilities and laboratories, and protection from contamination in storage areas.


PCR/laminar flow workstations

09 June, 2009 | Supplied by: Laboratory Systems Group

AirClean Systems AC600 Series vertical laminar flow workstations are suitable for applications that are not hazardous to the operator but require a clean work area, that is, process protection. The compact, lightweight design allows for multiple clean zones within a laboratory.


Flammable safety storage cabinets

09 June, 2009 | Supplied by: Laboratory Systems Group

Dueperthal Type 90 Flammable Safety Storage Cabinets simplify dangerous goods storage. The safety cabinets offer quality construction, aesthetics and ergonomic design.


Flammable cabinet extraction system

09 June, 2009 | Supplied by: Gallay Medical & Scientific Pty Ltd

Gallay Medical and Scientific has announced the creation of a system to remove potentially harmful fumes and odours from existing chemical safety cabinets.


Biological safety cabinets

09 June, 2009 | Supplied by: Laboratory Systems Group

Telstar offers a wide range of Class II Microbiological Safety Cabinets to suit all required configurations and budgets.


Flammable safety storage cabinet

06 April, 2009 | Supplied by: Laboratory Systems Group

Dueperthal Type 90 flammable safety storage cabinets offer an ergonomic design, with an optional drawer system in the UTS range that is functional and safe to use.


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