Altro has been appointed as a recommended supplier of wall and door protection products by the principal supply chain partners on the Department of Health & Social Care’s ProCure22 Framework for NHS and social care construction schemes in England.
The company’s wall and door systems, including Altro Whiterock and Altro Fortis, are now recommended for use throughout healthcare environments.
The ProCure22 (P22) process is designed to achieve improved value for money and reduce exposure to risk through a simplified capital procurement procedure.
With up to 20-year product guarantees, Altro can ensure healthcare environments provide an impervious and hygienic environment, meeting the stringent requirements in critical hygiene areas.
With up to 43 colour choices, and new Altro Whiterock wall designs, a warm and welcoming environment can be created to reduce stress and improve patient and staff wellbeing.
Altro also provides a wide selection of floor solutions that can be used in all areas of healthcare environments, including specialist safety solutions for areas of high slip risk including bathrooms and kitchens.
And Altro is the only walls manufacturer on the P22 supplier list to have been awarded DSDC accreditation and is the only walls and doors manufacturer to have HACCP approval for wall and floor products.
“Altro pioneered hygienic wall sheets and has over 35 years of experience providing these solutions in healthcare environments, including many projects within the NHS and social care,” said Mark Johnstone, head of commercial for the UK, Middle East & Ireland.
“We are proud our wall and door solutions have been recognised as a cost- effective and durable solution for healthcare, which supports our commitment to creating environments that are designed for the wellbeing of everyone who uses them.”
The following products are now included in the P22 standard components list:
- Altro Whiterock White
- Altro Whiterock Satins
- Altro Whiterock Chameleon
- Altro Whiterock wall designs
- Altro Whiterock Splashbacks
- Altro Fortis Titanium
- Altro Fortis corner protection
- Altro Basis
- Altro Whiterock Digiclad
- Altro Whiterock hygienic doorsets
The award is valid until October 2020.