Construction of a Controlled Environmental Area Utilizing Commercial Construction Materials 650344
With the growth of the missile and space industry, the controlled environmental, or clean, room has become an accepted and necessary facility for assembly, test and inspection of critical components. The paper describes the construction of such a facility within an existing manufacturing plant. Emphasis is on the use of readily available, commercial construction materials. The intent is not a manual defining exact procedures and methods of construction and maintenance, but rather a description of the concept of one particular clean room influenced as it was by existent circumstances. Included are areas for hydraulic assembly and test, and Lox cleaning and assembly.