RECENT PRODUCT NEWS

Helping limited money go further

Clarke Energy says it is proud to have reached 67 MW of installed CHP capacity within the NHS.
The market’s ‘smartest’ 1 MW turbine energy system

The market’s ‘smartest’ 1 MW turbine energy system

Capstone Turbine Corporation’s 1 MW Capstone C1000S microturbine is part of the company’s new Signature series of microturbine energy systems; it is also available in 600 kW and 800 kW versions.
Potential to cut sector’s energy expenditure ‘by millions’

Potential to cut sector’s energy expenditure ‘by millions’

Even with the Government cash injection announced in the spring Budget, pressure is mounting within the healthcare sector to make cost savings across the board.

A modular back-up solution

CHP is often used in district heating networks, for which the Government has announced support via a £320 m investment in the next five years.
Stoke Hospital ‘delivers on green ambition’

Stoke Hospital ‘delivers on green ambition’

The Royal Stoke University Hospital, part of University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust, has installed a high efficiency ENER-G CHP system to improve its environmental performance and reduce energy costs.
‘Low-carbon’ energy centre opens

‘Low-carbon’ energy centre opens

York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust chose last month’s NHS Sustainability Day 2017 to open its new low-carbon energy centre at Scarborough Hospital.
Working With Commitment and Flexibility

Working With Commitment and Flexibility

Medical Air Technology (MAT) has completed work on a major seven-theatre upgrade project at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, the largest single site hospital in the country and one of the highest performing NHS organisations.
Specialist glass ‘quality-assured’

Specialist glass ‘quality-assured’

Wardray Premise has been the agent for speciality glass from Corning – a ‘world leader’ in radiation shielding glass – for many years, meaning that Wardray glass products provided for facilities such as hospital X-ray rooms ‘are high quality, meet European standards, and have excellent physical properties, such as good visual clarity’.
‘Complete package’ for apprenticeships

‘Complete package’ for apprenticeships

Mitie says its recent success at the National Apprenticeship Awards 2016, where the strategic outsourcing and FM company was announced ‘Macro Employer of the Year’, would not have been possible without the help of its training partner, Jigsaw Training.

Courses aim to ‘multi-skill’ staff

PPL Training, ‘a leading, national training course provider’, has delivered training to the healthcare estates sector since 2011, with its courses ‘designed to assist in meeting the key competency requirements of the Health Technical Memoranda’.
Training part of BOC’s ‘end-to-end service’

Training part of BOC’s ‘end-to-end service’

BOC Healthcare is a BTEC-accredited training centre, delivering a range of courses that enable healthcare staff to comply with current codes of practice and legislative requirements.
Combating the risks of confined spaces

Combating the risks of confined spaces

Develop Training warns that, all too frequently, incidents within confined spaces result in fatalities.
Tuition offers ‘hands-on experience’

Tuition offers ‘hands-on experience’

Recognising the need for more intensive training this year, Eastwood Park has introduced several new courses on its recently published 2017-18 training calendar.

Training ‘encourages a safety culture’

MGPS Services says it is ‘well-known in the NHS and overseas’ for its independent approach to delivering high quality courses in medical gas system management and operation in a healthcare environment; its courses are ‘designed to encourage a safety culture, with patient safety at its heart’
One-day course responds to HTM demands

One-day course responds to HTM demands

mmerse Training has responded to the release of the latest review of HTM 04-01: Safe water in healthcare premises, with a new one-day City & Guilds-accredited training course to address the DH requirement for all individuals working with healthcare water systems to undergo water hygiene training.
Maintaining Clean Air Conditions

Maintaining Clean Air Conditions

We breathe dirty air in – and out – all the time. Pollution and contamination can come from a variety of sources, including ourselves: the outer layer of human skin can host up to 1 million microorganisms per square cm and human saliva up to 1 billion per mL.
What skills need brushing up?

What skills need brushing up?

Refresher training is exactly that – designed to support all those working on ‘live’ medical gas pipeline systems in staying up to date with the latest best practice, says Eastwood Park, which delivers refreshers for Competent and Authorised Persons in line with HTM 02-01 guidance.

Automatic changeover manifold’s ‘lower costs’ and ‘superior quality’

Pneumatech Medical Gas Solutions (PMGS) says its new Automatic Changeover Medical Manifold – the PureGAS – incorporates a ‘state-of-theart’ control system, and offers reduced installation costs, and ‘outstanding performance, superior quality, and lower total ownership costs’.
From plant room to patient

From plant room to patient

Precision UK designs, manufactures, and supplies medical gas pipeline equipment, and claims to the only truly British company accredited to ISO 9001, ISO 13485, and Medical Devices Directive 93/42/EEC, offering ‘the complete range of medical gas pipeline equipment’, fully CE marked and UKmanufactured in its own factory.
Saving time in emergency response

Saving time in emergency response

BeaconMedæs says its TotalAlert Infinity Medical Gas Notification System – designed as a ‘truly global solution’ to handle any standard and language – is the first monitoring device to offer customised alerts and action plans, ‘taking the confusion out of emergency response’.

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