Kee Systems has delivered a number of bespoke safe access platforms to Sunderland Royal Hospital, enabling safe access to the plant and equipment situated on the roof of the new Emergency Department.
As part of a multi-million pound regeneration and extension project, Sunderland Royal Hospital has gained a new Emergency Department.
The roof of the new department was fitted with plant and equipment by H Malone & Sons. When pipework and ducting presented access issues to a number of the new air conditioning units, H Malone reached out to Kee Systems for a solution.
Kee Systems undertook a comprehensive site survey, before recommending the installation of several bespoke access platforms.
To enable safe access to the roof’s obstructed and difficult-to-reach areas, Kee Systems constructed several bespoke access platforms, using Kee Klamp fittings to ensure each structure was built to the hospital’s precise requirements.
A standard hex key was used to install the fittings, saving significant time and eliminating the need for specialist tools and hot works on site: this was crucial, considering the work was being carried out in a live hospital environment.
The platforms were designed and built according to current standards and legislation, including the Work at Height Regulations, BS5395: Part 3 and EN: 14122, BS 1139-6:2005 or PAS 250.
Dulux Trade’s new Vinyl Matt formulation looks sure to accommodate the every changing needs of commercial and domestic appliers.Posted in Articles, Building Industry Events, Building Industry News, Exhibitions and Conferences, Innovations & New Products, Paints, Coatings & Finishes, Posts
Aggregate Industries has announced a pioneering partnership with Open Energi; which has just launched its Dynamic Demand 2.0 platform, which uses artificial intelligence to connect, aggregate and optimise distributed energy assets.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Concrete, Cement, Admixtures, Posts
The Tyvek® e-Guard W1 from DuPont has proven the perfect solution for when a suitable reflective breather membrane was required for the walls of a new housing development on the Cornish coastline.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Case Studies, Membranes, Posts, Timber Buildings and Timber Products
Pickersgill-Kaye, a trading division of ASSA ABLOY, has teamed up with ASSA ABLOY Security Doors to achieve significant security standards for the British Research Establishment’s (BRE) Red Book.Posted in Access Control & Door Entry Systems, Articles, Building Industry News, Building Regulations & Accreditations, Doors, Health & Safety, Posts, Research & Materials Testing, Security and Fire Protection