Month: September 2016

Geelong hospital implements world-class ‘room service’ food system

Posted 22 Sep 2016 in Shared Articles

Geelong hospital implements world-class ‘room service’ food system | FM Magazine

Geelong’s new Epworth Hospital has dramatically redesigned how hospitals supply meals to patients, taking on a personalised, world-class approach. Hospitality services manager Alan Kurrle led the implementation of the system, which allows patients to order at any time between 7am-9pm and caters to dietary restrictions.

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Maroochydore to implement high-tech, automated waste system

Posted 23 Sep 2016 in Shared Articles

Maroochydore to implement high-tech, automated waste system | FM Magazine

Plans have been unveiled to implement Australia’s first high-tech, automated waste collection system for a city district in Maroochydore on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland. Rather than using wheelie bins, the system allows waste to be transported from commercial buildings and apartments at up to 70km/h through a 6.5km system of underground vacuum pipes located beneath the city centre.

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