surveillance and various forms of air traffic control in warning and other
special airspace areas. Other services include surface operating area
management, ground controlled intercept, operating area scheduling, and range
control. The FACSFAC normally operates continuously.
Locate the FACSFAC building as a stand-alone facility.
Architectural and Structural Requirements. See Facility Plate
133-73 (Sheets 1 through 3 of 3). Provide the following:
a) Removable, modular, access flooring in the operations, NTDS/ACDS
system, and the equipment/maintenance rooms with 18 inches of clearance
provided between the floor panels and subfloor to accommodate wiring and
insulated piping. Refer to par. 188.8.131.52.
Interior and exterior acoustical treatment to attain the room
criteria described in par. 2.3.1. Soft textured acoustical wall panels and
movable sound absorbent partitions in the operations room.
c) A clear ceiling height of 14 feet (finished floor to ceiling) in
the operations area.
A tiered seating area in projection auditorium.
e) RF shielding throughout the crypto room. Refer to
MIL-HDBK-1195, Radio Frequency Shielded Enclosures and NAVFAC Instruction
11010.44. Shielding requirements shall be confirmed by Naval Electronics
Systems Security Engineering Center (NESSEC).
Facility and restroom areas readily accessible by the physically
Windows. Do not provide windows in operations, NTDS/ACDS system,
and equipment/maintenance rooms. Provide insulated glazing for noise
reduction in administrative areas. Refer to par. 2.3.10.
Mechanical Requirements. Design the mechanical system to meet the
criteria in pars. 2.4, 184.108.40.206, and 220.127.116.11. Provide the following:
Automatic thermostatic control.
b) A four-pipe chilled/hot water distribution system with separate
air handlers for each zone or dehumidifying system to work in conjunction with
c) Capability for future expansion of the HVAC system. Use piping
designed for low friction and velocity losses at the maximum flows expected.
Chilled water for NTDS/ACDS system in accordance with BESEP.