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RVI Twin Theatres

RVI Newcastle - Twin Theatres

Norstead were appointed to complete a full M&E services installation for a new Twin Theatres facility in the Royal Victoria Infirmary Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Scope of services included:

  • Ventilation and air conditioning systems for Theatre and recovery rooms, nursing station, ancillary rooms and general circulation areas
  • Mechanical heating AHU
  • Cooling and refrigeration systems
  • Hot and cold water supply systems
  • Chilled water
  • Medical gases and air distribution
  • Specialist ultra clean ventilation canopy systems
  • Rainwater and above ground drainage systems
  • LV switchgear and electrical distribution systems
  • Fully addressable DALI lighting control system and addressable monitored emergency lighting and signage systems, including communications, access control, and alarm systems, fully addressable fire detection and alarm systems

The scheme was a heavily serviced area within the building with many technical and spatial problems associated with a refurbishment within the existing hospital.