When a Southern Hospital made direct contact with one of our steam boiler specialists regarding issues with their steam mains on site, Watkins Hire were quick to understand the need and importance of an immediate solution and response.
Our Steam Boiler team were on site within 4 hours of the initial call being taken. A containerised oil fired steam boiler rated at 3,500lb/hr – 10 bar complete with 2 x 3,000 litre fuel tanks, fuel lines and steam hose were successfully installed on the hospital site.
The Watkins Hire temporary steam boiler was used to bypass the onsite mains so it was de-centralised and steam was supplied locally to the areas affected.
The rental unit provided steam and heat to the southern hospitals new born baby ward and their cancer department.
Watkins Steam Boiler Hire demonstrated their awareness of the critical issues that a failure in the healthcare environment would cause. They also proved that they are a "safe pair of hands" and are experienced and able to offer 24/7 365 day supports and cover.
The customer was pleased with Watkins Hires quick response that ensured the issues with the hospitals steam mains did not prove detrimental to the hospitals services.
Watkins Hire has the UK's largest range of Steam Boilers available for hire. Used by M&E, HVAC contractors and end clients alike to provide total cover for both planned and un-planned Heating, Hot Water and process outages.
Our Containerised Steam Boilers come in 6 metre or 12 metre containers. 1,000 to 4,000 lb/hr units in 6 metre boxes, above 4,000 lb/hr in 12 metre boxes. The plant rooms are fully self contained and include distribution board, integral lighting, hotwell tank, blowdown vessel, water softeners, and chemical dosing.
Our boilers are prepared for Emergency breakdowns, planned shut downs for repairs, maintenance or upgrade, seasonal Capacity requirements to handle peak loads and boiler replacement programs.