Lessons Learned Program - Lesson: Communication Equipment Closet
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Keyword: Communication Equipment Closet
Due to space limitations on the first floor, the communication equipment closet was placed in basement, below grade. The equipment was then subject to excess moisture from a flooding incident and the room always was subject to excessive dust.
It is not a good engineering practices to place sensitive electronic equipment in areas that cannot maintain appropriate environmental standards.
All communication equipment, including telephone, computer, and other control systems must be placed in areas where proper environmental conditions can be maintained.
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