Darwin Chambers

Richmond, VA

Richmond, VA Plant Growth - Plant Growth Chambers

Richmond, VA Plant Growth

When working with plants, the environment in which the plants exist is of paramount importance. In some applications, you will need high heat and humidity, and in others, you may need different environmental settings. Different plants require specific conditions to grow and flourish. To study the effects of individual variables, exact measurement and control of the environment is hugely important. Whether you are simply rearing plants for a specific use or need to be able to measure and study specific variables and their effect on plants, you need exact, consistent control of the plant growth environment.

Richmond, VA plant growth chambers or incubators allow for precise control of the environment and are designed to produce conditions ideal or necessary for various plant growth studies. Darwin Chambers is the leader in innovation and quality in the environmental chamber industry, and we carry a variety of plant growth products that can meet any plant growth need.

Our clients depend on us for reliable, easy to use, superior quality Richmond, VA plant growth chambers. If you are in the need of a dependable solution for your plant growth needs, choose from the line of high-performing Darwin Chamber plant growth products. Call (877) 783-6774 or reach us online to discover the advantage of a Darwin Chambers’ Richmond, VA plant growth chamber and order one today.


Plant Growth Product Applications

Our Richmond, VA plant growth products have many valuable applications. A Richmond, VA plant growth chamber provides a controlled environment in which plants can exist. These chambers make it possible to carefully control and measure the effects of environmental conditions, such as light, temperature, humidity, and other atmospheric conditions, on plant growth and function. Our chambers are used in the research of biotechnology, seed germination, agricultural research, and the development of products and organisms. In addition, plant growth incubators are used in standard plant production.

Our plant growth chambers and incubators are ideal for:

  • Plant breeding
  • Genetic research
  • Photosynthesis
  • Nutrition studies
  • Research in other topics in plant life and physiology
  • Production and growth of plants

We are aware that complete control of the environment and manipulation of these various environmental factors are mandatory for usable study results and fruitful plant production conditions. The plant growth chamber is meant to manipulate atmospheric conditions while also eliminating the influence of other confounding factors that exist in a natural setting. Which such precise settings hanging in the balance, the abilities and performance of your plant growth equipment is crucial.

Darwin Chambers engineers and produces its Richmond, VA plant growth products with the safety and wellbeing of the Earth, our clients, and our clients’ work in mind. We produce our plant growth chambers in compliance with the USDA-APHIS. In addition, we craft our chambers with high-performance polyurethane insulation with an R-value of 31+. The foam materials found in the construction of Darwin plant growth chambers contain zero VOC’s (volatile organic compounds) and have zero Global Warming Potential. You can be confident in the performance of your chamber for your plant growth needs while also knowing that the chamber and its construction are safe for the environment and the individuals operating it.


Plant Growth Reach-In Chambers – the PG Series

The PG Series is the Darwin Chambers’ line of versatile reach-in plant growth chambers. The units are available to Richmond, VA customers at stock design models with many custom options. Highly reliable and easy to clean, these chambers are ideal for nearly any application. Models are available that can be used as bench-top models, stacked, and full-height sizes.

PG Series Features

  • Temperature. ALl PG series models are capable of temperatures between 10 to 60º C with lights on, and can reach as low as 4º C with lights off.
  • Quiet Operation. The ultra-quiet and highly efficient DC fans come standard in all Darwin products, including the plant growth reach-in chambers. With a almost silent fan, you can easily install your plant growth chamber in any lab or office.
  • Energy Efficiency. Darwin Chambers PG Series plant growth chambers use less energy than similar competitor products while also creating less strain on a building’s cooling systems – a major concern for many labs and buildings where incubation chambers are used. Enjoy energy savings two-fold that can easily amount to thousands of dollars in reduced costs per year.
  • Non-Proprietary Controllers. The PG Series plant growth incubators are available standard with Fuji Electric controllers. These controllers come standard with countless valuable features like:
    • Autotuning
    • Fuzzy logic
    • PID control
    • Programmable alarms
    • Calibration capability
    • Offset capability

    Additional features, such as a touchscreen interface, are available as options. Unlike most available controllers in the industry, the Fuji controller has been widely proven and are in use in tens of thousands of commerical products. If you have a prefered controller or manufacturer, we can fit your chamber with the controller of your choosing.

Plant Growth Walk-In Chambers

Darwin Chambers offers quality engineered, entirely customizable plant growth rooms. With Richmond, VA delivery and installation offered for your convenience, our plant growth rooms are crafted for maximum performance and sustainability and are modular and easily reconfigurable.

As a Richmond, VA professional specializing in plant life, you will find that the key features and characteristics of our walk-in plant growth rooms are significant when it comes to plant growth research. In addition to these important standard features of Darwin walk-in plant growth chambers, choose from a diverse selection of custom options.

Richmond, VA Plant Growth Room Features

  • Temperature. Darwin plant growth rooms have a temperature range of 10°C to 40°C with lights on, and as low as 4°C with lights off. Temperature control is at a range of ±0.2°C at the sensor for maximum control and precision.
  • Air flow. Our plant growth rooms are designed for minimal plant disturbance when it comes to airflow.
  • Design. Rooms are available as one, two, or three tier growth chambers.
  • Cooling system. Units are fitted with a drop-in refrigeration system for ease of repairs and consistent performance. Our plant growth rooms utilize a top-mounted industrial grade air cooled hot-gas bypass system designed to run continuously.
  • Lighting. Lights in walk-in plant growth rooms are programmed with “all at once” dimming abilities and can reach 500-1000 μmol/m2/s (6”) of broad PAR 5000k – perfect for entomology, arabidopsis, tissue culture, medicinal plant, algea, and corn and soybean studies.
  • Virtual touchscreen. The Virtual Touchscreen is a technology available with Darwin Chambers products with numerous benefits including data logging, storage, multiple user settings with different access levels, programmable temperature and lights, and more. More information about our virtual touchscreen technology is available here.
  • Shelving. Our epoxy-coated open-wire shelving is installed with evenly distributed support and are capable of holding 600 pounds per shelf. Our Green Epoxy Coated Wire Shelf is treated with an iron phosphate base with an antibacterial agent applied, capable of withstanding high-humidity environments.
  • Safety. As mentioned, we construct our Richmond, VA chambers with safe and environmentally friendly materials. All walk-in chambers come with an emergency alarm system that is accessible, apparently visible, and easy to operate. This feature can save lives.

Plant Growth Equipment Near Richmond, VA| Darwin Chambers

Your professional work calls for the highest standard of precision and control, especially when it comes to a plant growth environment. You expect the best in the performance and abilities of your equipment. For your Richmond, VA plant growth equipment needs, Darwin Chambers delivers. We understand your plant growth chamber needs from bench-top reach-in units to walk-in rooms and other chamber sizes, both custom and standard. Each Darwin Chambers plant growth product is designed, engineered, and constructed with strict adherence to our standards. To learn about our current plant growth promotions and to begin selecting the perfect Richmond, VA plant growth chamber for your needs, contact us today or call us at (314) 534-3111.