Fulbourn Medical and Brandon Medical forge alliance

Adrian Hall, CEO of Brandon Group, highlighted the acquisition’s positive impact on both teams and customers. He said: “This is an exciting time, bringing positive changes to both teams and our customers in healthcare. We welcome Fulbourn Medical as part of the Brandon Medical family. With a shared vision for innovation and excellence, Brandon Medical … Read more

Offsite building manufacturer reports growing demand from several sectors

It recently launched additional new innovative space solutions via its QSpace and ESpace single modular buildings. The business continues to experience high demand for rental projects in both the healthcare and education sectors, including a second, significant 10-year rental contract for University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust. Investment in manufacturing capability has continued with the … Read more

Making more informed decisions on suspension systems

The latest in the Association’s series of technical bulletins, TB58: Alternative Systems for Building Services Supports, outlines the potential benefits of switching from traditional supports and fixings ‘to more modern approaches, that can make installations safer and more sustainable’. BESA explained: “TB58 provides a concise and practical overview of the various alternative solutions available, and … Read more

Bath Trust cuts carbon footprint with anaesthetic gas switch

A staff-led project at the Royal United Hospitals, Bath has seen the Trust decommission its entire nitrous oxide manifold which delivers the gas to the pipelines around the hospital. Nitrous oxide has been used in hospitals for over 175 years as part of anaesthesia, but it is a potent greenhouse gas, estimated to be nearly … Read more

Scolmore wiring accessories selected for Conquest UCV theatre refurb

Products from Scolmore’s Mode range of white moulded, antimicrobial wiring accessories, and the accompanying GridPro plates and modules range, were chosen. Scolmore said: “Preventing airborne infections during surgical procedures is of paramount importance for effective and economical care delivery, and patient health and wellbeing. Switch plates, such as light switches, dimmers, and sockets, have one … Read more