Designing an Ergonomic Control Room

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration, ergonomics is defined as “the science of fitting workplace conditions and job demands to the capabilities of the working population.” Now this may seem like a general statement, it definitely makes sense with respect to designing a control room to meet the needs of…

History of Cabinets Leads to Design of Control Room Furniture

Shopping for computer workstation/console furniture brought me to investigate the history of cabinet making. Cabinet making was a specialty of craftsmen in the time before mass production. This helped to lend to the emergence of distinct designs and a rise to prominence for cabinet makers such as Thomas Sheraton, Thomas…

Data Center Furniture, Power, and Control Room Design

Businesses are investing in the use of data centers and control rooms more often than ever before. This is because of the increased use of technology and the online world in general. In order to keep everything working, and to keep everything organized, a professional data center is necessary. This…