Finished the new greenhouse for the Almeria Solar Platform

Invernadero Gardenlux destinado a investigación en el PSA del CIEMATRecently Sistemas D.R. has ended the construction works of the new research greenhouse for the PSA Almería Solar Platform. PSA is the largest concentrating solar technology research, development and test center in Europe. PSA activities are integrated in the CIEMAT (Research Centre for Energy, Environment and Technology) as an R&D division of the Department of Energy.

Invernadero Gardenlux en la Plataforma Solar de Almería (Tabernas)Due to the special requirements and measures of the center research group, our Premium greenhouse Gardenlux model has been adapted to obtain a design which could fulfill their needs. The result is a more slender greenhouse tan the original, with 2,5 m. gutter height and a ridge height of 4,2 m.  The divisions inside the greenhouse have created four 3 x 2,5 m. independent rooms, this way it has 8 independent roof vents with its own control automatic devices.

Greenhouse was equipped with an aluminized thermal-shade screen device with automated control. This screen is specially manufactured for outdoors and provides a 65% of shade.

A cooling system was installed too, conformed by four industrial cooling evaporative equipments (2.000 m3/h), all of them with automatic control and completley independent connected to climate control system through its own electrical panel.

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