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Learning in a feel-good environment

Today educational buildings need to be designed with comfort and reliability in mind. Numerous studies show that heating and cooling is a key component of learning and the systems should be invisible and inaudible, yet effective and energy-efficient.  aquatherm black system fulfils these requirements and offers additional advantages. aquatherm offers a complete package for K-12 schools, universities and educational buildings of all types: aquatherm red pipe sprinkler piping system provides the necessary safety, aquatherm orange system plays in the field of sports underfloor heating, and aquatherm ti can be used as a supply line.

Hospital AZ Delta

Roeselaere, Belgium

In AZ Delta hospital, the patients are the focus. The hospital’s new building is currently being built in Roeselare-Rumbeke, Belgium, about 100 kilometres from Brussels, and is being constructed with a human-centric plan. This includes the orientation of patient rooms – which allow a glimpse into the untouched nature of West Flanders – and the division of the hospital areas into clusters for different clinical practices.

The hospital’s air conditioning system is housed in an area spanning more than 24,000 square meters, equivalent to about three and a half football fields. aquatherm black system helps this massive system operate, ensuring pleasant warmth and cooling without drafts, noise or dust.

Application: surface heating & cooling

Product: aquatherm black system

Hospital San Juan de Dios

Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

The San Juan de Dios hospital was founded in 1949 on the island of Tenerife to treat children and victims of various diseases, namely polio patients. Six years later, in the capital Santa Cruz de Tenerife, the San Juan de Dios children’s hospital was put into operation and has since expanded and modernized.

As part of the recent renovation of the hospital’s mechanical room, San Juan de Dios used distributors and supply lines made of aquatherm blue pipe. Additionally, aquatherm green pipe was applied for potable water.

Applications: HVAC, potable water

Products: aquatherm blue pipe, aquatherm green pipe

Orthopedic Specialty Hospital

Murray (Utah), USA

The Orthopedic Specialty Hospital (TOSH) is a clinic in Murray, Utah, which specializes in sports medicine, nutrition, biomechanics, exercise and sports physiology. As one of the nation’s leading orthopaedic care facilities, staff members help patients recover quickly from a sports injury, achieve optimal levels of athletic performance and provide special orthopaedic care.

The piping of the refrigeration system was done with aquatherm blue pipe, which specializes in the cooling and heating in closed systems.

Application: refrigeration

Product: aquatherm blue pipe