Ohio State University – OARDC

Facility Highlights

Year Built: 2014
Greenhouse Square Footage: 19,440 (16 rooms)
Project Lead and Greenhouse Construction: LL Klink
Greenhouse Design Team: Consolidated Greenhouse Solutions
General Contractor: Summit Construction
Project Engineering: Mote & Associates
Manufacturer: Nexus
Environmental Control System: Argus
Control Installation Specialist: DelOhio Tech
Structure: Aluminum and glass
Equipment:            
   Heating: True Leaf / BioTherm Hot water fin-tube heating
   Cooling: Schaefer Exhaust Fans and Evaporative Pad Systems
   Ventilation: Lock Vent Motors; Schaefer HAF fans
   Lighting: PL Light  1000 watt fixtures: 50% MHL / 50% HPS
   Shading: Wadsworth Slope/Flat/Slope Energy curtain systems, Fabric LS Svensson Harmony 50%;
                    Vertical shade curtains South & West walls, Fabric LS Svensson ILS Revolux 60%
   Benching: Nexus Free Standing Benches with expanded metal tops
   Fertigation: Dosatron Fertilizer Injector controlled by Argus  -  all compartments

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Read the article about this project in Greenhouse Management magazine

Read the article about this project in
Greenhouse Management Magazine.