Specifying Underfloor Plenums

Beaty, Donald L.
November 2004
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Nov2004, Vol. 76 Issue 11, p42
Focuses on underfloor-air-distribution plenum specifications. Leakage rate for bare floor panels and floor panels with a carpet-tile finish; Importance of commissioning during construction; Use of the pressurization test, a plenum-performance testing; Form of leakage prevention during construction; Products that should be included in specifications for plan panel openings. INSET: Coordinated Shop Drawings.


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