raised flooring system

raised flooring system

A system of flooring consisting of completely removable and interchangeable floor panels which are supported on adjustable pedestals and/or stringers to allow free access to the area beneath.
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We set out to design a raised flooring system that met all of the specific criteria unique to mass sheltering," Scott says.
The open office area is heated and cooled with the suspended radiant panels, which are controlled in zones within each department and augmented with perimeter displacement ventilation that is delivered through a raised flooring system.
But those eager to embrace innovation and spend a little more money have invested in "ecoroofs" planted with greenery that cleanses rainwater, raised flooring systems that deliver heat and air conditioning tailored to the needs of individual occupants, and sophisticated building controls that regulate heat and lighting to match the individual needs of building occupants.
The benefits of including sound masking in raised flooring systems include lower installed costs than overhead masking, exceptionally even sound distribution, and more predictable performance with the masking located closer to occupants' conversations in open or closed plan.