Jun 24, 2018 Last Updated 7:43 AM, Jun 6, 2018

Healthcare

Back in 2010, a Government greenhouse gas emissions survey of the public estate found the worst offenders included many of the country’s hospitals, writes Jan Ponsford, Director at Virtus Consult.
Sean Conlon from Conlon Construction discusses the design and construction of the BREEAM-rated ‘Excellent’ One Hatfield Hospital in Hertfordshire, highlighting the elements of best practice that could be rolled out to other…
Are your design choices influenced by your geography? David Brailsford, Altro’s new Product Introduction Manager, looks at surfaces for healthcare around the world and explores the influence that climate and light, as…
In this article, Dave Lancaster from plumbing, heating cooling and infrastructure specialist, Uponor, discusses the risk of Legionella in hospital water systems and the ways in which this can be addressed through…
The ultra-compact surface Dekton in the colour ‘Edora’ has been selected for use on the exterior facades on the recently completed Erlangen University Hospital in Germany.

Proactive planning

The future of the NHS has been surrounded by a great deal of negativity in recent years. It’s a service we all cherish, yet every week we are met with a new…
Two brand-new services in the west of Scotland for blind and partially sighted individuals opened their doors last month for the first intake of patients.
Replacing three existing trust-owned facilities, the brand-new multi-award-winning Banbridge Health and Care & Day Care Centre, Northern Ireland, specialises in health and social care in a high-quality, aesthetically-pleasing establishment.
With the publication of the revised memorandum – HTM 04-01: Safe water in healthcare premises – the Department of Health (DH) has set a renewed and strong focus on the control of…
Pressures on the NHS are greater than ever; ageing hospital estates are often proving no longer fit for purpose, levels of available community care are insufficient and capacity issues continue to rise.
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