2015

Yearly Archives

  • Vistamatic Showcase…

    Vistamatic triple-glazed, privacy vision panels are suitable for all healthcare and clinical environments. Vistamatic vision panels offer a combination of high integrity glazing, incorporating a stainless steel frame and anti-ligature device and featuring the VistaGlide™ IAS (Impact Absorption System), providing silent operation. Vistamatic also offer a wide choice of over 100 shades of colour, or […]

  • SUREview, our NEW vision panel exclusively for the Symphony Doorset

    The NEW SUREview by Vistamatic is the discreet and safe vision panel and bead designed exclusively for the Symphony Doorset. The new SUREview anti-ligature vision panel from Vistamatic® offers a combination of high integrity glazing whilst incorporating a stainless steel frame and anti-ligature device specifically designed for challenging Mental Healthcare environments. Beautifully engineered utilising the […]

  • Wrightington Hospital Case Study

    The design of the new £18 million facility at Wrightington Hospital has been developed for client Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh (WWL) NHS Foundation Trust and is being undertaken by Integrated Health Projects (IHP), a joint venture between VINCI Construction UK and Sir Robert McAlpine, under the NHS Procure 21+ framework. The hospital is a recognised […]

  • The New Alder hey Children’s Hospital

    The new £237m redevelopment project at Liverpool’s Alder Hey Children’s Hospital is well underway in Springfield Park, next door to the current site. The new hospital will have 270 beds, including 48 critical care beds and will be surrounded by gardens and feature play areas on every ward. Construction so far sees over 20 Vistamatic […]

  • Healthcare Estates Conference & Exhibition 2015

    Only 9 weeks until Healthcare Estates Conference & Exhibition, Manchester Central Vistamatic will be exhibiting on Stand E23 at Healthcare Estates on the 20-21st October, the event is held at Manchester Central and consists of the prestigious IHEEM Annual Conference and the UK’s largest trade exhibition for the sector. In healthcare, the built environment is […]

  • A Look Overseas – International Case Study

    Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, Texas, is the flagship of Parkland Health & Hospital System and serves as Dallas County’s public hospital. Steeped in tradition and local history, Parkland Memorial Hospital originally opened in 1894 in a wooden building, and was later replaced by a brick construction in 1913, the first brick hospital constructed in […]

  • Wotton Lawn Hospital – Case Study

    Wotton Lawn Hospital is an 88 bed Acute Mental Health Hospital situated near the centre of Gloucester and provides inpatient services for the county of Gloucestershire. The hospital has four admission wards, a Nurse led Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) and a Low Secure Unit (LSU). The Service Users at Wotton Lawn are supported by […]

  • Vistamatic enjoy another successful DIMH exhibition!

    Attending for the third year in a row, Vistamatic were again unveiling a new product at the Design in Mental Health Exhibition – Vistamatic Whiteout Panel – The original high quality, versatile vision panel that combines toughened glass and top quality components to compliment any healthcare environment. Offering a combination of high integrity glazing whilst […]

  • Less than 3 weeks to go – DIMH Conference & Exhibition

    Vistamatic will be exhibiting at the 3rd Design in Mental Health Conference & Exhibition on the 19-20th May at The National Motorcycle Museum, Birmingham. As well as academic research and expert opinion, the conference includes first-hand testimony from service users themselves, providing unique insights from those already benefitting from mental health facilities. The mental health […]

  • Vistamatic panels installed at North Middlesex University Hospital

    The £17.9m contract for the new Women and Children’s Centre at North Middlesex University Hospital was procured under the ProCure21+ framework and was constructed by principal contractor Kier Construction, with AHP Architects & Surveyors providing the architectural and project management resources.   Vistamatic standard vision panels were a supply only to the project at North […]

  • DIMH Conference & Exhibition – Come and see us on stand 316!

    Vistamatic will be exhibiting at the 3rd Design in Mental Health Conference & Exhibition on the 19-20th May at The National Motorcycle Museum, Birmingham. The Design in Mental Health Conference promotes collaboration between professionals to deliver the next generation of mental health facilities. The conference presents the latest service user-led design thinking, products and services […]

  • The Harbour Medium Secure Mental Health Unit

    The Harbour, a new mental health unit situated on the Whyndyke Farm site, Blackpool has a total of 154 beds including a psychiatric intensive care unit. The hospital was designed with extensive input from service users and clinicians and is based on good practice guidance and ‘safety by design’ to ensure that it can provide […]