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Amphia Hospital in city of Breda, the Netherlands

Friday, September 15, 2017

Prefabricated construction – whether an entire building, home or plumbing pipe system – is beginning to increase in popularity and use. Modularity, speed of installation, cost-savings, and sustainability are just some of the key benefits that are attracting customers and developers to prefab solutions. So when Unica, installer on the new Amphia Hospital project at the Molengracht site in Breda (The Netherlands), needed a soil & waste drainage pipe solution, they decided to go with a prefab pipe system.... from Wavin.
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Hygiene first at Rotterdam’s Maasstad Hospital

Monday, December 9, 2013

Opened in 2010, Rotterdam’s Maasstad Hospital soon established itself as one of the most advanced in the Netherlands. The hospital has 620 beds and the campus covers 100,000 m2. Wavin was involved from the earliest stages of planning and design which began in 2005. The design team set demanding targets for sustainability, ease-of-installation and cost-efficiency. Not surprisingly, however, hygiene was the top priority and the Wavin Tigris system met all requirements in full.
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Managing rainwater for the Tuscan hospital group

Friday, December 20, 2013

A major hospital building programme in Italy will provide over 1,700 beds in the Tuscan cities of Lucca, Massa, Pistoia and Prato. Environmental awareness, patient comfort and building efficiency are recurrent characteristics of every design, and Wavin is contributing directly to achieving these goals in all four locations.
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Meander Medical Center: Amersfoort new hospital

Friday, December 6, 2013

The new Meander Medical Center serves the Amersfoort region of the Netherlands. The Center occupies over 100,000 m2. It is light and airy, and particular attention has been paid to sensitive integration in the surrounding natural environment. During construction, contractors needed to work seamlessly together – maximizing efficiency at every stage of the build. Smart logistic management was essential, and the Meander construction teams benefitted from exceptional coordination of supply.
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