UNIT AND DIRECT SUPPORT MAINTENANCE
CONTAINERIZED BATCH LAUNDRY (CBL)
EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION AND DATA
EQUIPMENT CHARACTERISTICS, CAPABILITIES AND FEATURES
The CBL contains two commercial type washers and dryers and is capable of handling 150-200 pounds
of laundry per hour. An advanced water reuse system allows water used after the first wash cycle to be
reused. The CBL is assembled, operated, and disassembled by personnel in MOS 57E (Laundry and
Shower Specialist) with unit level and direct support maintenance being performed by personnel in MOS
63J, (Quartermaster and Chemical Equipment Repairer).
Two industrial frontloading washers.
Two industrial frontloading dryers.
Three person assembly and disassembly (not including TEMPER).
A 16-foot by 20-foot TEMPER with modified endwall (bootwall) attaches to the CBL for use as a work
Capabilities and Features
Can continuously process 150-200 pounds of laundry per hour approximately 75 sets of BDU's
Programmable electronic controls provide fully automated operation of washers and dryers.
Contains utility connections for source water, graywater, and electrical power.
Wall mounted exhaust fans allow removal of excess heat as needed.
Water Reuse System recovers over 50% of the laundry wastewater.
Nano-filtration system removes biotoxins that may be found in soiled hospital clothing and linens.
On-board source water pump and water boiler.
Dedicated FDECU and ASH for temperature control and ventilation.
Programmable Logic Control (PLC) provides automatic monitoring and control of reuse filtration
Automatic soap dispensing system.