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Smart construction will deliver the future of hospitals

In this article, we take a look at how smart technology is being utilised by the construction industry to create the ...

NHS 'Community Hero' Scoops National Porter Award

A new national award-scheme recognising the work and dedication of NHS hospital porters has today announced its first ...

Interview: Will Nightingale hospitals prompt healthcare estates professionals to think differently?

Paul Allen from underfloor power distribution systems specialist, CMD, discusses the use of busbar powertrack in a ...

Condition, cost and compliance – flat-roof asset management

Experts at Langley Waterproofing Systems offer advice on maintaining out-of-sight flat roofs to ensure hospitals can ...

Interview: The Grange University Hospital - a 13-year journey

We speak to Nick Fairham of BDP, architects behind a newly-opened 471-bed hospital in Gwent, about how the healthcare ...

Cost of running the NHS estate totals £9.7bn, with backlog maintenance costs rocketing

Newly-released Estates Return Information Collection (ERIC) report reveals the stark challenge facing NHS estates

£600m moneypot to eradicate hospital maintenance backlog

1,800 projects across 178 trusts will tackle urgent maintenance issues

BDP appointed to manage Hertfordshire hospitals transformation project

Design team will lead on revamp of three hospitals

The importance of good-quality partners

We look at Bender UK’s transition from critical power specialist to supplier of complete turnkey healthcare solutions

What is the future for FM requirements in the NHS?

The management of facilities and working practices for engineers will be adapted to meet the demands of the 'new normal'

New modules bring greater functionality to fmfirst Estates

The new Risk Assessment module provides licensed users with the ability to import appropriate Canty risk assessment ...

Unanimous approval for new Berwick Community Hospital

The new two-storey hospital will be built on the site of the existing Berwick Infirmary which, built in 1874, is no ...