The website of the Health Estate Journal


Sensing Precision launches more powerful duct leakage tester

Sensing Precision has launched a ‘new, more powerful’ air leakage tester to enable larger ductwork to be tested.

‘Up to 50 per cent energy savings’ via ‘smart’ compressor technology

Healthcare engineers looking to decarbonise their facilities and considering – as part of this – ways to reduce the significant energy consumed by their HVAC system’s chillers now have an alternative to simply replacing them with more energy-efficient models, with ‘a leap forward in smart compressor control technology’ from Aermec.

Think Quality, Receive More

We’ve decades of experience developing high-efficiency electric heating, hygiene and hydration products, that will help you through the energy transition, without costing the Earth. Our range of solutions ensure your commercial projects are fit for the future, and guarantee powerful performances while delivering hot or cold, clean water – that’s ready when you are.

Bedpan washer-disinfector ‘s greater efficiency

DDC Dolphin says that its new Panamatic Midi bedpan washer-disinfector is ‘even more energy-efficient’, using 20% less energy per cycle than the previous version.

New Altro Illustra flooring ‘draws inspiration from the natural world’

Altro says its new Altro Illustra is ‘a class-leading safety floor with stunning natural aesthetic designs and the option to go adhesive-free to save carbon, money, and time’.

‘Smart’ operating table ‘leverages decades of experience’

Getinge says its new Maquet Corin is ‘an intuitive, safe, smart, and connected’ operating room (OR) table designed ‘to streamline daily routines’ in today’s busy surgical departments.

Drug temperature and humidity monitoring from anywhere

Signatrol says the new the Cadmus Wi-Fi-enabled battery-powered temperature data logger, together with Signatrol’s high security Ratifi-Cloud software, enable hospitals to remotely monitor drug temperature and relative humidity, and securely switch status requirements, from anywhere in the world, without the need for hard wiring.

T8 LED tube ‘the ideal low-energy retrofit’

Following the recent ban on the production of fluorescent tube lamps, global lighting manufacturer, Megaman, has launched a new T8 LED tube lamp range, which it says ‘provides an ideal option for a low-energy retrofit replacement – without the need for any rewiring’.

Microban launches ‘cutting-edge antimicrobial technology inspired by nature’

Microban International says its ‘latest ground-breaking technology’ – Ascera – a patent- pending, ‘next generation’ antimicrobial technology, uses an active ingredient inspired by nature, and is designed for use in olefinic polymers and solvent-based coatings.

Redefining the possibilities’ of acoustic design

‘Pioneering leader in ceiling systems’, Zentia, has announced the launch of three new creative additions to its Sonify range, adding ‘an array of cutting-edge features that redefine the possibilities of acoustic design, enhancing both aesthetics and functionality’.

Carrier launches high temperature heat pumps

Carrier has introduced a comprehensive new line of high temperature and very high temperature heat pumps for use in industrial, commercial and public buildings and district heating.

Myco 4 smartphone contributes to ‘seamless workflow’

Ascom says that its new ‘professional smartphone’, Myco 4, provides ‘effective communication, better coordination, and improved efficiency’, and – combined with the company’s Healthcare Platform (AHP) – ‘allows seamless workflow continuity and care delivery, thereby adding significant value to clinicians.

'Revolutionary' endoscope cleaning device secures science and technology award

PFE Medical has won the Science, Technology, and Innovation Award at the 2023 Staffordshire Chambers Business Awards for its Khamsin automated endoscope cleaner, developed with Aston University through a Knowledge Transfer Partnership.

Full building water mist protection

Johnson Controls, a specialist in ‘smart, healthy, and sustainable buildings’, has launched the new AquaMist AM35 Ultra Low Flow (ULF) nozzle, completing the AquaMist ULF low-pressure water mist fire suppression portfolio to offer customers ‘full building water mist protection’.

Acoustic ceiling baffles feature at Manchester's Paterson Building

Leading acoustic ceiling solutions manufacturer, OWA UK, has supplied its high-performance Cloud acoustic baffles to create a calm and creative working space in the new Paterson Building at The Christie, a leading specialist NHS cancer care centre in Manchester.

Line-type detector ‘offers effective fire protection in harsh environments’

Fire safety and fire detection specialist, Patol, says that ‘in certain environments conventional fire detection systems’ physical limitations mean they do not offer the required protection’, and in such settings its SecuriSens ADW 535 line-type heat detector ‘becomes a potential option’.

UVC water trap disinfector tackles multi-drug-resistant bacteria

DDC Dolphin has launched new technology designed to stop the spread of multidrug-resistant (MDR) bacteria in what is says are ‘among the most contaminated areas in hospitals’ – sink water traps.

Insulation jackets for enhanced energy efficiency

Spirax Sarco, a ‘global leader’ in steam system engineering and solutions, says its ‘advanced new range’ of insulation jackets are ‘designed to optimise energy efficiency and reduce heat loss in industrial processes, and represent a significant advancement in insulation capability’.

Sponsored: We’ve unified our brands

From bringing the UK’s first commercial condensing boiler to the market in 1983 to introducing high efficiency heat pumps to create hybrid systems and trial the first 100% hydrogen commercial boiler, Baxi’s portfolio includes some of the best-known and most-respected brand in the heating industry. We are proud of our heritage and have always been at the cutting edge of innovation. Today, this is more important than ever, and we are actively working with industry bodies and government to help shape the heating industry of the future as we move towards net zero carbon emissions by 2050.

Visqueen expands fire protection range

Visqueen – which says that its air and vapour control layer system ‘combines strength, flexibility, and easy installation while exceeding current national fire safety regulations’ – has expanded its fire protection range by launching Visqueen Class B FR Vapour Check, an air and vapour control layer (AVCL).

Upcoming Events

Access the latest issue of Health Estate Journal on your mobile device together with an archive of back issues.

Download the FREE Health Estate Journal app from your device's App store

Upcoming Events

Access the latest issue of Health Estate Journal on your mobile device together with an archive of back issues.

Download the FREE Health Estate Journal app from your device's App store

Step Communications Ltd, Step House, North Farm Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN2 3DR
Tel: 01892 779999 Fax: 01892 616177
© 2023 Step Communications Ltd. Registered in England. Registration Number 3893025