Noble Research Greenhouse-West Range-Ardmore, OK
Project Completed in 2003

Partial view of service corridor with overhead air conditioning duct. Insulated metal panel stemwalls-upper walls glazed with 8mm clear Polygal structured sheets. Roof of corridor covered with heat reflective 8mm Primalite polycarbonate panels. Electric sliding doors with security badge opening into each of 17 BL2 cells. Argus computer control panels in corridor for each adjacent cell. Completed in 2003

 
   
 
 
Remote ballast plant lights overhead. Motorized shade system overhead with rack and pinion roof vent on leeward side of slope with accordion insect screen. All surfaces glazed with 8mm Polygal twin wall sheets in gasketed aluminum extrusions on Nexus Vail galvanized steel frame. Completed in 2003
 

Blackout system for daylength contol. Partially deployed in roof over PL remote ballast lighting but below motorized shade system, white rollup walls for blackout still rolled up at top of walls. Ebb and flood rolling benches under Argus aspirated sensors. Completed in 2003

 
 

Leeward roof vent operated by Wadsworth VC100 vent motor open with accordion roof vent insect screen deployed to prevent insects entering BL-2 cells. Motorized shade system bunched up against truss to left and operated by Elero “book” motor to left. Nexus Vail rigid peak frame glazed with 8mm twin wall structured sheet. Completed in 2003

 
 

Motorized sliding security doors in vestibule between corridor and group of three BL3 research cells with air pressure differential for plant virus research. All concrete floors with floor penetrations to full service basement under greenhouses. Note insulated metal stemwalls and 8mm clear Polygal walls on Nexus galvanized steel frames. PVC gutter downspout from greenhouse roof to collection pipe in basement. Completed in 2003

 
 

View of ebb and flood benches with stationery LS wall shade panels in background.

 
 

View of air conditioning supply duck into research cell. Note remote light ballast under ebb and flood bench frames. Also note roll up sidewall blackout curtains.

 
 

View of ebb and flood benches with stationery LS wall shade panels in background.

 
 

View of PL light under motorized shade system and twinwall polycarbonate roof.

 
 

View of ebb and flood benches under PL lights and motorized shade system in research cell. Note Argus aspirated sensor hanging above benches.

 
 

View of ebb and flood benches under PL lights and motorized shade system in research cell. Note Argus aspirated sensor hanging above benches.

 
 

View of Argus control boxes and aluminum doors into 17 air conditioned cells down each side of service corridor.