HORD – Hospital Operating Room Air Curtain

HORD – Hospital Operating Room Air Curtain
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HORD – Hospital Operating Room Air Curtain


The Hospital Operating Room Diffuser (HORD) air curtain system is engineered for the demanding needs of operating rooms. The HORD air curtain system is fully customizable and integrates seamlessly with laminar flow diffusers and low-level exhaust grilles to minimize mixing of room and supply air in the operating area. This customizable air curtain system can be fabricated with aluminum or stainless steel, with mechanically fastened or continuously welded end caps to suit project requirements. 

Typical Applications
The HORD air curtain system is designed to meet the stringent ventilation requirements of modern operating rooms. This system provides a room-within-a-room environment, creating a sterile work area at the patient table. The HORD is classified as an ASHRAE group E diffuser and meets ASHRAE 170 standard for ventilation of healthcare facilities.

Construction Options

  • Plenum Configuration
    • Modular, multi-piece plenum
    • Continuous ring plenum
  • Material
    • Aluminum
    • Stainless Steel
  • Options
    • Welded construction
    • Face adjustable stainless steel inlet damper

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