Category Archive: Case Study

Tonna Hospital, Suite 3 Dementia Ward

Project Tonna Hospital, Suite 3 Dementia Ward Client NHS Wales Products Vistamatic® Anti-Ligature vision panels incorporating artwork Project   Marcus Eyre, Project Manager for the newly refurbished Suite 3 Dementia Ward at Tonna Hospital was looking for something new and innovative when planning the works. He attended a Mental Health and Dementia forum where he […]

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The Bedale Centre 

Category Medical Clinic providing specialist mental health, substance misuse and learning disability services.   The problem Via the Bedale Centre, Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust provides specialist mental health, substance misuse and learning disability services. The Centre has become an integral part of the health and social care network for the people of Sussex. Ginni […]

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Salisbury District Hospital

  Setting the standard for dementia-friendly wards Altro have developed product ranges and colours specifically designed for use with people who have dementia. This has come about through close co-operation with the University of Stirling’s renowned Dementia Services Development Centre (DSDC), to gain a greater understanding of how the physical environment impacts on those with […]

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Warrington Hospital

  Altro flooring brings massive benefits to pioneering dementia ward at Warrington hospital After Altro safety flooring was installed in a pioneering new dementia ward at Warrington Hospital, statistics have revealed that the products are helping to vastly improve life for patients and staff. This is effectively setting the standard for flooring in clinical environments […]

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Lynfield Mount Hospital

  Altro Whiterock Satins cutting edge solution for therapy centre Daisy Hill House, Lynfield Mount Hospital in Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust (BDCFT) provides a specialised intensive therapeutic programme and package of care within a therapeutic community model to patients with severe and complex mental health issues. The facility is separated into the Daisy […]

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Sheffield PICU – a breath of fresh air for an old site

Refurbishment projects are always challenging. Dealing with a mixture of old infrastructure and an imperfect site can provide architects with something of a headache. However, the winners of our Refurbishment Project of the Year for 2016, P+HS Architects delivered an outstanding result and one with enough flexibility to cope with future changes of use. Sheffield […]

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Dudhope House: Using product design and functionality to cut recovery time

NHS Tayside’s new 12-bed CAMHS unit was fitted with Safehinge concealed door closers throughout, using a range of closing options to accommodate the needs of different users.  The result – a safe environment, real practicality and consistent, homely styling. The unit staff and designers created a modern, recovery-focused environment which emulated the home environment.  For […]

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