REHAU is clear choice for iconic London hospital

UK with its Renaissance-inspired main entrance, majestic towers and tiered covered walkways. Managed by Barts Health NHS Trust, the hospital is committed to providing a modern environment for its patients and recently completed a major refurbishment of three of its wards, its Ultrasound and Breast Screening Units. As part of the project, the windows needed replacing in each ward. The contractor for the job, SEH Commercial, recommended REHAU’s Heritage range, which would offer all the benefits of new PVC-U windows, but wouldn’t look out of place in the Grade II listed building. The HERITAGE range was developed in consultation with conservation bodies and housing associations to offer the most authentic design and styling on the market, while also delivering on energy efficiency, security and reduced


hipps Cross Hospital in Leytonstone, East London, is one of the most iconic hospitals in the

maintenance costs. HERITAGE sash windows have all the sight-lines of a traditional timber box sash window with a deep heritage bottom rail. The exteriors of the windows have putty-line aesthetics to further enhance the authentic design, and the windows are available in a range of finishes, including classic white and woodgrains. As well as looking the part, HERITAGE windows offer superior thermal insulation properties thanks to triple chambered profiles, which achieve an ‘A’ Window Energy Rating (WER), and triple brush seals for excellent draught proofing. These features help to create a comfortable environment for patients and reduce heating costs for the Trust. HERITAGE windows also provide excellent sound insulation, which can positively contribute to quieter, more restful spaces for patients. To minimise the impact to patients and their care, SEH Commercial were often

Swedish Hospital “takes a chance” on Howe Green

Howe Green Ltd supplied HSE75 Hinged Aluminium Floor Access Covers for the £1.5 billion New Karolinska Solna University Hospital (NKS) in Stockholm through Swedish distributor, Elkington AB. The gas assisted hinged HSE75 hatches provide easy and safe access to the underground power stations and escape routes located underneath the hospital. They have been installed in various areas and infilled with both concrete and tiled flooring to provide a seamless, flush floor finish. The hinged access hatches are ideal where regular access to concealed services is required for maintenance purposes and in public places where health and safety is crucial. The HSE75 can be infilled with ceramic tiles, marble, terrazzo, concrete, resin, wood or parquet floors and is suitable for pedestrian and vehicle traffic up to a five tonne pneumatic tyre wheel load. Supplied as a single cover or a configuration of duct covers HSE75 is available in standard sizes from stock or can be precision made to order. Options include a top and underside release latch, a double seal and fire rating up to 3 hours BS 476: Part 20: 1987.

01920 463230 Demanding healthcare environments

Kingsway Group create products for the most demanding healthcare environments. Kingsway do this through collaborative innovation using their Define, Refine and Deliver process, the same process which successfully brought the 300 door facility at

Cygnet Healthcare in Coventry to reality. Kingsway listen to their clients very specific needs and outline the issues that need solving, they then hone the options down, adjust their options and if need be, tailor make a solution that fulfils the requirements. Kingsway then use their considerable experience to deliver a solution that ticks all their boxes. Architects Datafile website

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required to work at night and at weekends. The HERITAGE window system is easy to install, ensuring the windows could be fitted within the limited access times available. HERITAGE offers the best of both worlds, allowing sash windows to be replaced affordably and efficiently without impacting protected period features.

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