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Report on Ventilation System at Federal Detention Headquarters 427 West Street, New York 14, New York.
NIOSH 1963 Feb:0 pages
Unbalance is found between air supply and exhaust in cell areas of a building for prisoner detention in which the major difficulty reported is excessive heat in summer. Recommendations are made for improvement of the existing ventilation system, installation of mechanical refrigerating equipment, and installation of adiabatic cooling.
Ventilation-systems; Air-conditioning; Comfort-control; Human-engineering; Law-enforcement-personnel;
NIOSH, Report No. TR-1, 9 references
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