RECENT PRODUCT NEWS

Warning to check door-closers

Warning to check door-closers

Specialist security manufacturer, Allegion, is encouraging facilities managers, fire safety managers, maintenance supervisors, and others in charge of safety in public sector buildings, to assess their door-closing devices, in case an adjustment is necessary.
Protecting doors, people, and places

Protecting doors, people, and places

Intastop has launched a new ‘responsive’ website to further assist customers in their quest ‘to protect doors, people, and places’.
‘Next generation’ network intercom

‘Next generation’ network intercom

Aiphone's new IX is an IP network-based intercom system which the company says ‘provides communication with an infinite number of doors’, and is designed to interact with other IP devices and security systems.
Access control for mental healthcare

Access control for mental healthcare

Access control software has been used in the commercial sector for many years, but has not, until now, been available in a package tailored for mental healthcare sector use.

High-level extraction system installed at St Albans facility

Interfurn Medical Systems, a specialist in low-level extraction, has now installed its first high-level extraction system, which is both HTM 03-01 compliant, and fully skirtless, screenless, and flush-mounted, at St Albans City Hospital.
Modular theatre complex completed

Modular theatre complex completed

Healthcare construction and engineering specialist, MTX, recently completed and handed over a new modular operating theatre complex at Luton and Dunstable University Hospital following a just 29 weeks on site
Leading surgeon full of praise

Leading surgeon full of praise

Karl Storz says it has received ‘global recognition’ for its modular endoscopic imaging system, IMAGE1 S, which now features a new module designed for use with a fully autoclavable distal sensor scope, TIPCAM 1 S 3D.
Brandon launches new IPS and UPS products

Brandon launches new IPS and UPS products

Brandon Medical has expanded its product range with the introduction of new isolated power supply and uninterruptable power supply solutions.

Newcomer’s off-site approach for rapid results

Newly launched company, Cloud Offsite Construction, says it comes to the healthcare market ‘with a fresh approach to the fast-moving and constantly developing world of modular off-site building’.
Critical power for Alder Hey

Critical power for Alder Hey

Bender UK has provided critical power IPS and UPS supplies and the hygienic touchscreen theatre panels controlling vital services for the 16 operating theatres at the new Alder Hey in the Park children’s hospital in Liverpool (HEJ – September 2015)
Latest technology for McIndoe Centre

Latest technology for McIndoe Centre

When the McIndoe Centre in East Grinstead was looking for a medical engineering specialist, it found ‘the ideal partner’ in Medical Air Technology (MAT).

Access control system installed during security upgrade

Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital is an example of a hospital that has been provided with an access control system.
New Rigel 62353 Plus meets modern medical device test needs

New Rigel 62353 Plus meets modern medical device test needs

Rigel Medical has introduced an upgraded version of its dedicated tester for the in-service and post-repair safety testing of medical electronic devices in line with the standards required by IEC 62353.
The Vortex disposal unit – Simple, Reliable, Cost effective

The Vortex disposal unit – Simple, Reliable, Cost effective

Vernacare is the only company worldwide to manufacture a complete single-use human waste disposal system and has been a global market leader for more than 50 years. Its system helps to reduce the risk of cross infection and improve environmental performance, while saving nursing time and generating cost savings. The Vortex range machines and fibre-moulded disposable products - from wash bowls and bedpans to male and female urinals - are designed, engineered and manufactured at Vernacare's award winning UK production facility.
Strong, durable hot water cylinders

Strong, durable hot water cylinders

Described by the supplier as ‘perfect for supplying hot water to taps and showers in hospitals and other healthcare facilities’, Heatrae Sadia’s Megaflo Commercial cylinders range from 400 to 2,500 litres in capacity.
Performa ‘extended and enhanced’

Performa ‘extended and enhanced’

A popular commercial tap range has undergone ‘a major design and functionality overhaul’.

The perfect pairing

Bristan has added to its extensive commercial specification offering with the launch of two new TMV2-approved bath shower mixers
POU filters and taps combine

POU filters and taps combine

With increasing recognition of waterborne infections and the importance of water safety plans, healthcare sanitaryware specialist, Armitage Shanks, and Pall Medical, a global provider of point-of-use (POU) sterilising water filters, have collaborated ‘to radically improve water quality and maintenance through achieving total compatibility between their healthcare products’.

Solutions to keep water stagnation at bay

Water quality is affected by microorganism presence and leaching from materials in contact with the water, and water stagnation increases the contamination risk, allowing bacteria to adhere to surfaces.
Larger washbowl benefiting patient care

Larger washbowl benefiting patient care

The latest Vernacare product, the ‘detergentproof’ Maxi-WashBowl, is, the company says, ‘making a real difference to frontline patient care’.

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