SecureAire White Paper: Particle Control Technology Combats Aerosolized Transmission of Mycobacterium chimaera

Todays Healthcare System faces the continuous challenge of increasing costs due to the 1.7 Million patients that are hurt by Hospital Acquired Infections (HAI’s) and tax the system by an estimated $20+ Billion each year. One of the more recent challenges concerning Hospital Acquired Infections in Cardiac Surgery is the airborne transmission of Mycobacterium chimaera, which has been linked to operating room equipment, deemed critical to the success of these surgical procedures. SecureAire recently researched and investigated the airborne transmission of Mycobacterium chimaera and found Particle Control Technology to be one of the few potential solutions in reducing this transmission. The below White Paper entitled, “Particle Control Technology Combats Aerosolized Transmission of Mycobacterium chimaera from Heater-Cooler Units during Cardiac Surgery”, explains the results of its latest Hospital Operating Room study in the context of Mycobacterium chimaera…

Aircuity Monitor: October 2017

Today’s blog post comes from the October edition of Aircuity’s monthly newsletter, Aircuity Monitor. In this issue you’ll learn why turning your air change rates down at night is not a good substitution to using the Aircuity DCV technology. You’ll also read about Michigan State University’s basis for the safe, sustainable labs concept case study and more…

University Cuts HVAC Costs in Half & Allocates Savings to Research Thanks to Aircuity

The following blog post was originally submitted by Aircuity and published in the April edition of Buildings Maintenace & Management of Southern California. This article discusses how universities [the University of Cambridge] can reduce HVAC energy costs by more than half when using Aircuity’s demand control ventilation technology…

Air Enterprises’ Air Handling for Healthcare Facilities

Critical environments such as hospitals and medical facilities require the highest standards of hygiene and contamination prevention. Air Enterprises helps our healthcare clients meet and exceed these standards by providing the most hygienic, efficient air handling units for their healthcare facilities. Flow Tech is proud to represent Air Enterprises’ all-aluminum, custom-engineered air handling units. These AHUs are ideally suited for hospital environments, where corrosion and contaminated air are not acceptable…