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‘Greener’ steam technology bridges the utilities gap

Craig Fleming, Aggreko Northern Europe, explores how healthcare facilities can meet existing demand for steam for a variety of uses harnessing new steam technology, and, in the process, bridge the gap to long-term solutions

Craig Fleming, Sector leader for NHS & Government Services at Aggreko Northern Europe, explores how healthcare facilities can meet existing demand for steam for a variety of uses harnessing new steam technology, and, in the process, bridge the gap to long-term solutions

The events of the pandemic have put the healthcare sector under unprecedented pressure, with the steam systems of overcapacity hospitals experiencing extreme levels of demand. Such unusual circumstances have led many Estates and Facilities managers to consider the condition of existing, ageing assets and seek a change. However, with budgets becoming increasingly straitened in the aftermath of COVID, hospitals and other healthcare facilities may not be able to purchase the utilities equipment they need to upgrade equipment and ward off the threat of unplanned downtime. The further disruption this could cause in already difficult conditions could present unacceptable circumstances where patients may be pl

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