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. Some plants are resilient and others, delicate. Different plants require specific conditions to grow and flourish. To study the effects of individual variables, the surrounding environment is hugely important. Whether you are simply rearing plants for a specific use or are looking to conduct experiments and gather data, you need a plant growth environment you can control.

Richmond, VA plant growth chambers or incubators are the solution for environmental manipulation and are designed to produce conditions ideal or necessary for specific plant growth tasks. Darwin Chambers is the foremost producer of innovative and quality environmental chambers and equipment, and we carry a variety of plant growth products that can meet any plant growth need.

Our clients prefer Darwin Chambers because of our reliable, easy to use, high quality Richmond, VA plant growth chambers. When 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 observe 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 uses. A Richmond, VA plant growth chamber provides a controlled environment in which plants can exist. With these growth chambers, you are able to study 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, product development, and organism growth. They are also commonly used for standard plant production.

Use Darwin plant growth chambers and equipment in:

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

Precise conditions and exact control and manipulation of these various environmental factors are vital for viable study results and reliable plant production conditions. The plant growth chamber is meant to command atmospheric conditions while also removing the presence of other confounding variables that exist in a natural setting. This is why the performance and capabilities of your plant growth chamber are so crucial.

Darwin Chambers designs and produces its Richmond, VA plant growth products with the potential effects on the Earth, our clients, and our clients’ work in mind. Our plant growth chambers are constructed in compliance with the USDA-APHIS. In addition, our chambers are constructed using high-performance polyurethane insulation with an R-value of 31+. The foam materials found in the construction of Darwin plant growth chambers contain no VOC’s (volatile organic compounds) and have zero Global Warming Potential. This affords you confidence in the performance of your chamber for your plant growth needs and assured 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. Choose from our stock designs or select from many custom options. Highly reliable and easy to clean, these chambers are suitable for use in many different settings. 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. The nearly silent fan makes it possible to locate a plant growth chamber in the midst of a populated work area.
  • Energy Efficiency. Darwin Chambers PG Series plant growth chambers consume less energy than similar models from competitors while also creating less demand on a building’s cooling systems – a major concern for many labs and buildings where incubation chambers are used. Enjoy dual energy savings that can easily amount to thousands of dollars in reduced costs per year.
  • Non-Proprietary Controllers. The PG Series plant growth incubators all come equipped with controllers from Fuji Electric. These controllers come standard with many invaluable features like:
    • Autotuning
    • Fuzzy logic
    • PID control
    • Programmable alarms
    • Calibration capability
    • Offset capability

    You may also fit your controller with any of our optional features like the touchscreen interface. 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. Available with delivery and installation in Richmond, VA, our plant growth rooms are crafted for maximum performance and sustainability and are modular and easily reconfigurable.

As a Richmond, VA professional who works with plants, you will appreciate many key characteristics of our walk-in plant growth chambers that make a difference when it comes to plant growth research. In addition to these important standard features of Darwin walk-in plant growth chambers, we offer a diverse range of custom options.

Richmond, VA Plant Growth Room Features

  • Temperature. Darwin plant growth rooms can reach temperatures between 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. The cooling system is 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 settings 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 Darwin Chambers Virtual Touchscreen technology is capable of data logging, storage, multiple user settings with different access levels, programmable temperature and lights, and more. Learn more about the virtual touchscreen technology here.
  • Shelving. The open wire epoxy-coated steel shelves with evenly distrubted support 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, our Richmond, VA chambers are constructed in a way that is safe to both humans and the environment. All walk-in chambers come with an accessible, visible, and easy-to-operate personnel alarm in case of an emergency. 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 is the obvious choice. We are experts in plant growth chambers 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.