Choosing the Best Materials for Your Cleanroom: Hardwall vs. Softwall Cleanrooms

Cleanroom and controlled environment technology are important for research and development involving chemicals and medicines. Building the appropriate structure for direct application is vital. Since 1985, Vernick & Associates has been the expert in cleanroom designs for the Ohio area. Custom designs are built to the exact specifications to meet industry standard and building capabilities. 

Morphing Your Workspace with a Modular Office

Have you ever found your workspace to be inefficient or noisy? The open concept design is great in many instances, but it can sometimes be ineffective. The modern office requires partitions, glass wall enclosures, and security in addition to open space for community and collaboration.  New construction is costly and can halt production. Don’t stop your daily business just to achieve an optimal working environment. Let Vernick & Associates construct a modular office to meet the growing demands of your business.

Basics of Determining Cleanroom Lighting

In the last blog post from Vernick & Associates, we talked a little about the different types of flooring for cleanrooms. In this post, we will go over the different types of lighting features and levels for you to consider for your cleanroom.As with every aspect of a cleanroom, the lighting is extremely important and requires proper cleanability. In order to prevent any type of contamination, the lighting must be bacteria-free.

Sheet Vinyl Flooring vs. Epoxy Flooring

At Vernick & Associates, we install all aspects of cleanrooms, from top to bottom—and that includes flooring. When it comes to choosing a cleanroom floor, there are lots of factors to consider, as with every area of constructing cleanrooms.The cleanroom flooring you will choose requires careful thought about the materials and your specific needs. When it comes to cleanrooms that deal with biologicals, food, and pharmaceuticals, stopping bacteria and microorganisms from growing is critical. This is why the flooring is so important—you must select flooring that doesn’t allow microorganisms to hide, breed, and spread. This means flooring with no cracks or holes.

What Makes a Clean Room “Clean”?

Clean rooms are “created” when clean room designers like Vernick & Associates bring together engineering design, fabrication, finish, and operational controls to convert a “normal” room to a “clean room” so that they can be used for manufacturing. These clean rooms must meet the requirements defined in the Sterile Code of Annex 1 of both the EU and PIC/S Guides to GMP and other standards and guidance as required by local health authorities.

Determining a Cleanroom Classification for Your Business

At Vernick & Associates, one of the most common questions we’re asked is, “How do I know what cleanroom classification my business requires?”It’s no wonder this question gets asked often. It’s very important to select the right cleanroom classification, or else you may end up with a cleaner room than necessary, resulting in unneeded construction and operating costs.

8 Steps to Creating a Cleanroom: Part 2

At Vernick & Associates, we design and build top-quality cleanrooms to ensure that our clients’ facilities are in compliance with their particular industry standards and regulations. Because the cleanroom design-build process is so exacting and our clients are all unique, it is important for us to adhere to our 8-step process to ensure exceptional results and customer satisfaction on every project.

Pharmaceutical Cleanrooms: Construction and Design

Don’t let ISO and USP 797 regulations for pharmaceutical cleanrooms overwhelm you. Vernick & Associates, the experts in cleanroom design and construction, will work through the regulations and how they apply to your facility to ensure that you’ll have a top-quality cleanroom that complies with industry standards on time and on budget. Our professional team is on top of pharmaceutical industry regulations and changes and will help you adapt your facility as needed.

8 Steps to Creating a Cleanroom: Part 1

At Vernick & Associates, we take great pride in helping our customers get the cleanroom environment they need for optimal work and product satisfaction. Toward that end, we have designed an 8-step process that helps us be leaders in the cleanroom industry—and the reason why our satisfied customers trust us with their environmental control needs. If you’re considering our services, we encourage you to take some time to get to know our process in this two-part series.