RECENT PRODUCT NEWS

Expertise in minimising Legionella risk

The Legionella Control Association (LCA) claims to be ‘the UK’s leading membership organisation for companies that provide services and products for the control of Legionella bacteria in water systems’.

‘Grab and go’ merchandisers

With ‘grab and go’ food and drink sales an increasing phenomenon in hospitals, Williams will show its latest Multideck merchandisers, designed to offer an attractive retail display while ensuring food is always available.

Cable firestop devices

Cable management systems manufacturer, Legrand, which says ‘there should be no compromise when it comes to health and safety in healthcare environments’, will showcase its EZ-Path firestop devices.

‘Smart’ healthcare design

IBI Group, a global design and technology practice, says that ‘by blending strategic thinking with intelligent systems’, it is ‘advancing healthcare and social wellbeing for the next generation’.

A ‘three-pronged attack’ set out

To celebrate ‘25 years at the cutting edge of digital thermometer design and manufacture’, British manufacturer, TME, will be offering ‘creative solutions’ to Legionella measurement and monitoring in the healthcare sector at Healthcare Estates 2015.

Style ‘never compromised’

Knightsbridge Furniture says that ‘as one of the most influential British mental health furniture manufacturers’, its product portfolio embraces ‘a complete collection of stylish, robust, and practical furniture ideal for challenging environments’.
Mobile accessibility solutions

Mobile accessibility solutions

HEWI says hinged support rails and shower seats that are not permanently installed ‘offer maximum flexibility’.

A diverse building services portfolio

DSSR, an award–winning international firm of consulting engineers specialising in mechanical and electrical services consultancy, is among the UK’s largest independent building services consultants, with offices in Glasgow, Harrogate, London, and Manchester. Alongside boasting a diverse portfolio of work from across the UK and Ireland, the company has also completed several successful projects in the Middle East.

Advice and expertise on waterborne diseases

The Water Management Society (WMSoc) is a not-for-profit membership organisation that provides practical training in water management-related subjects, including Legionella and Pseudomonas control and prevention

Inspiring environments using art

Willis Newson says it ‘creates healthcare environments that are inspiring, reassuring, and patient centered’, by integrating art into the design of architecture, landscape, and interiors.
An emphasis on craftsmanship

An emphasis on craftsmanship

Independent Lifestyles, a specialist fit-out company to the healthcare sector, and expert in refurbishment and adaptation work ‘for people living with diverse and often complex needs and disabilities’, delivers ‘a complete end-to end service’.

Touchless bedpan disposal unit

Vernacare, which says it ‘pioneered’ the single-use system ‘now used in 94 per cent of UK hospitals and across the globe’ over 50 years ago, designs and manufactures single-use bedpans, urinals, and washbowls from renewable natural fibre, disposed of in its Vortex disposal machines.

Book to see ‘first of its kind’ replica bay

Visitors to the Static Systems stand will be able to book to visit the company’s ‘ground-breaking’ Design and Innovation Centre (D&IC) near Wolverhampton (HEJ – August 2015), which features a full-sized replica four-bed bay based on one of the ProCure21+ Repeatable Ward designs.

Showcasing ‘specialist work’

Building services consultancy, Steven Hunt & Associates, will be returning to the Healthcare Estates exhibition and conference for the tenth consecutive year to showcase its specialist work in the healthcare sector.

‘Pods’ solve consultation space issue

Wagstaff Interiors Group will exhibit a ‘ground-breaking’ sound-proofed pod which it says is ‘demountable, easy to relocate, cost-efficient, private, infection control friendly, and installable with the minimum of disruption’.

Loans for energy efficiency

Salix Finance provides interest-free capital loans to public sector bodies for installing energy-efficient equipment.

Bringing together users and designers

The Design in Mental Health Network (DIMHN) brings together people who use and work in mental health services, with those who commission and design them, so that environments become more responsive to their end-users’ needs.

Specialist water system training

“Are you compliant? Water hygiene training is a legal requirement under the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act (1974) if you are responsible for, or are working with, building water systems.”

Guy’s Cancer Centre to be spotlighted

A ‘welcome upturn’ in the UK market in 2014/ 15, ‘particularly in medical research and translation medicine’, is reported by global design firm, Stantec Architecture, which says it is also seeing international projects ‘on the up’.

Improving efficiency, reducing costs

Ryhurst claims to be ‘the marketleader’ in strategic estates partnerships (SEP) and advice, ‘working solely in the healthcare sector helping NHS Trusts manage their estate to improve efficiency and reduce costs, while ensuring alignment of estates and clinical strategies’.

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