New hospital infection control and ventilation research will change healthcare building designs download
Results from two recent research studies, supported by natural ventilation solutions specialists SE Controls, will affect future healthcare building designs and how indoor air quality is managed to improve infection control, patient comfort and energy efficiency. One of the studies by Leeds University, into airflow in open plan and partitioned ‘Nightingale’ style wards in Bradford when windows are closed to reduce heat losses and energy costs, showed a 4-fold increase in airborne pathogens ...
Greenwood Airvac has launched its first app to provide support for architects, specifiers and developers installing its products.
Knauf Insulation has donated 210m2 of its Earthwool® loft roll insulation in 100mm and 150mm thicknesses to the BBC programme DIY SOS for use at a purpose built building for the Little Miracles charity.
Greenwood Airvac has launched its own YouTube channel to give installers the opportunity to see product installations set up in real time.
As social housing becomes increasingly airtight, more homes are being blighted by condensation, mould and reduced air quality, and the associated problems they bring. However, as Jenny Smith, product manager at Vent-Axia explains, there is a solution at hand…