COVID-19 Special Report - Cleaning up healthcare environments

This article explores the challenge of ensuring hospitals and other health and care settings are cleaned thoroughly to prevent the spread of coronavirus, with environmental decontamination and hand hygiene key

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BES completes first phase of pharmacy and aseptic suite project

Specialist delivers landmark facility at Weston Park Hospital

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Britain’s biggest network of COVID-19 diagnostic labs completed in five weeks

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First COVID-19 Nightingale Hospital opens at the ExCeL

UK companies rally to build emergency hospital in just nine days

Modular isolation ward delivered in just eight weeks

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Case study: Sherwood Forest NHS minimises the risk of Pseudomonas

Engineering risk assessment minimises the risk of Pseudomonas aeruginosa contamination and saves lives

A specialist approach for sterile facilities

Garry Horrocks from BES discusses the importance of managing the financial and operational risk associated with ...

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First views of the makeshift new hospital which could cater from more than 4,000 patients

Pagabo waives framework fees for construction projects in light of coronavirus pandemic

Procurement organisation’s move ensures construction industry remains active in uncertain times