Achieve the highest level of safety, performance and compliance through precise environmental control, monitoring and reporting.
Meeting the National Biosafety Challenge
The construction of biocontainment facilities is growing exponentially due to the influx of federal spending on biodefense and the study of emerging infectious diseases. In order to achieve the scientific goal of vaccines and therapeutic solutions, these facilities must be built with safety and quality as the primary objective. The Building Automation System (BAS) plays a vital role in meeting this objective. Due to stringent biosafety and community issues not typically faced by normal commercial installations, quality assurance is required in all phases of facility design, installation, commissioning and ongoing operations.
Siemens is the only major controls manufacturer in the world that offers a complete laboratory solution. Our products provide room pressurization, lighting, temperature control, security, fire, HVAC control, energy monitoring, facility monitoring, alarming and data archiving without the need for third-party integration.
For facilities that need to meet regulatory requirements, we have integral compliance solutions that meet the technical and procedural requirements of 21 CFR Part 11 as well as reporting requirements for the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC).
Combining advanced automation technology with extensive industry expertise, Siemens Building Technologies can help you:
Meet applicable regulatory and accreditation requirements
Ensure the quality of environmental conditions
Improve staff productivity by integrating third-party systems and devices to develop a turn-key operation
Minimize operational costs through monitoring and control of environmental, equipment and utility conditions
Maintain a reliable and secure reporting system
Provide a secure environment to protect staff, product and research integrity
Provide safe and healthy work conditions to minimize risk and liability
Provide a state-of-the-art environment conducive to recruiting and retaining staff