Processes, Decisions, and Technology
67th National Meeting
Charlotte, North Carolina
November 01, 2016 1:00-3:00pm
Describing the processes, decisions, and technologies involved in the design, construction, and management of animal facilities, this workshop led by Mark Corey and Lauri Kempfer will explore current trends in the industry through discussions of planning, interior construction, and finishes. The workshop will focus on creative facility solutions for housing large animals as well as the risks associated with animal welfare, loss of research, and facility resiliency. The discussion will also center on sustainability strategies regarding energy and water that are being effectively implemented in animal facilities and the long-term benefits derived from each.