Founded in Nashville U.S.A. in 1968, HCA started providing private healthcare in the UK in 1995 and has now been at the forefront of private medical care for over 50 years. With a network of hospitals, specialist units and outpatient clinics across London, Manchester and now Birmingham, HCA can provide outstanding care for almost any condition.
Uniquely, HCA UK also partner with the NHS to provide care in private patient units within large NHS teaching hospitals and share HCA’s technology, breadth and depth of knowledge and expertise to advance care for all patients.
The new £100 million, 8-storey, 14,000m2 Birmingham hospital will be equipped with the latest technology to offer some of the most complex surgical and medical procedures in cancer, cardiology, neurology, hepatobiliary, urology, orthopaedics and stem cell transplantation to private patients in the West Midlands; as well as providing extra capacity and access to specialist facilities for NHS patients.
How we helped
In order to provide a comprehensive suite of Fire Safety, Life Safety and assistance technologies to keep the hospital occupants safe and to comply with the highest levels of healthcare and fire safety regulations, we provided:
- Emergency Voice Communication Systems
- Category L1 addressable Fire Alarm system utilising 12 control panels connected to over 1,500 devices
- Aspiration system to detect the smallest particles of smoke and provide the earliest warning of any potential fire
- Automatic door retainers connected to the Fire Alarm system
- Electronic Fire Signage with battery back up
- Counter and room induction loops
- Provision of comms room Gas Suppression system
100 Avebury Boulevard
Find how we’ve designed and installed a suite of advanced and connected security, fire safety and life safety technologies to maximise occupant safety and security.
UK Battery Industrialisation Centre
Find how we’ve worked in partnership with key stakeholders to create a comprehensive suite of security, fire and life safety systems in line with the project’s future focused operations and to ensure effective protection of the site’s users as well as their intellectual property.
University of Wolverhampton
Find how we’ve connected the university’s security, fire and life safety systems to improve day to day operations and save costs.
National Brownfield Institute
Find how we’ve designed and installed a value engineered suite of security and life safety systems to protect the Institute’s iconic new premises and all of it’s staff, students and visitors
To find out more about how we can help add value to your organisation; why not get in touch.