News

April 29, 2020

Operating Theatres Refurbishment at Guildford Hospital

Refurbishment of existing operating theatres 6-10 at Guildford Hospital is successfully completed, whilst working adjacent to live developments. AMA provided M&E consultancy services, and designed a temporary extract system to prevent adhesive emissions reaching adjacent live theatre environments.

April 3, 2020

Update – AMA business during shutdown

AMA team are continuing to work remotely through the shutdown. We use Microsoft Teams to carry on with design work and for design and project meetings. So far it’s working well. We have a virtual assistant facility at our office, with co-ordinated incoming calls.

March 31, 2020

Guildford Hospital Maternity SCBU handed over

Phase 1 of Guildford Hospital Maternity department project completed and handed over. The project included delivery of Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU). Phases 2 & 3 continue on site with construction of new operating theatre.

March 25, 2020

Business during Covid-19 outbreak

In response to the potential spread of the Covid-19 virus, AMA are following Public Health England guidelines and all our staff is working remotely. We are continuing to operate and provide services as best we can. We are contactable on mobile phones and emails, or you can contact info@amaconsult.co.uk

March 5, 2020

Guildford Hospital Generator

AMA appointed by Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust to design and manage the installation of a replacement 1500kva backup generator for Guildford Hospital. The works included an installation of temporary generator, strip out of the existing generator, modifications to existing LV switch panels and new automatic controls; all within limited space. New generators were tested and operational last week.

February 20, 2020

Award for Recycling

Our annual recycling award states we have recycled 640kg of paper and cardboard, saving eight trees and 900kg of CO2.

February 13, 2020

Central chiller plant replacement

AMA are appointed by East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust to provide M&E design services associated with the phased replacement of the existing central chiller plant at Conquest Hospital, Hastings. The chiller plant, which was installed around 1990, has had a long service life. We have carried out surveys and used laser scanning, so that we can create a Revit model of the existing plant.

January 22, 2020

Southlands Hospital 3D scan

We are currently designing strip out of existing M&E redundant services in an existing plantroom and design of new mechanical services control panel. This is our first ‘scanning’ project. We hired a Leica RTC360 laser scanner to scan the existing plantroom, and create a 3D point cloud. From the point cloud we have created a Revit drawing of the plantroom to show required services strip out and modifications.

January 13, 2020

RSCH Guildford Cardiology and MRI

AMA appointed Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust to design new mechanical and electrical services for new Cardiology and MRI service to be located in the existing Haste Building. We are currently progressing initial design proposals.

January 10, 2020

RSCH Guildford LINAC

AMA appointed by Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust to design new mechanical and electrical services for new radiotherapy system, including dedicated chilled water system for cooling the radiotherapy machine and illuminated feature ceiling to improve patient wellbeing.