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CASE STUDY 1: COLUMBIA ASIA HOSPITAL BUKIT RIMAU, SELANGORMoisture Resistant Ceilings for Humid Areas
Situated in Shah Alam, Columbia Hospital Bukit Rimau is a multi-specialty facility committed to providing top-tier healthcare services. Equipped with modern and comprehensive facilities, this hospital prioritises patient and visitor care in every aspect, including meticulous attention to spaces as essential as restrooms.
INTER Calcium Silicate Boards and INTER Suspension Tee Grid were applied in the hospital’s toilet area. These enhanced mineral ceiling boards were chosen due to their superior moisture resistance and fire resistance properties that contribute to its durability and long service life.
Ideal for spaces with elevated moisture and humidity levels, INTER Calcium Silicate Boards excel in upholding hygiene standards. Their ability to absorb humidity prevents tiles from sagging or deforming easily. Installed with INTER suspension systems, these boards provide additional support for light fittings and diffusers. Offering superior performance compared to traditional building materials, this ceiling solution is particularly well-suited for healthcare settings.
CASE STUDY 2: THOMSON HOSPITAL KOTA DAMANSARA, SELANGORCreating A Tranquil Environment for Healing
Thomson Hospital Kota Damansara (THKD) is a specialist hospital that offers comprehensive medical care to the highest international standards through world-class facilities, with 559 beds and a host of modern infrastructure. In keeping with Thomson Hospital’s promise to walk with patients on their road to recovery, this project needed ceiling solutions that adhere to the stringent levels of hygiene and comfort expected of a top private medical institution.
KNAUF Ceiling Solutions Armstrong Fine Fissured mineral ceiling tiles were used in hospital wards to provide the optimum level of visual and acoustic comfort for patients and healthcare professionals. This product offers a balance of good sound absorption and good light reflectance
Daylight can improve patient wellbeing and influence a person’s mood. With their excellent light reflectance, KNAUF Ceiling Solutions Armstrong Fine Fissured ceiling tiles reduce the need for artificial light and capitalise on natural sunlight during day time. This product is also a certified Indoor Air Comfort Gold product, with best-in-class low emissions for better indoor air quality. All this results in a comfortable, bright and peaceful space for patients and healthcare workers alike.
CASE STUDY 3: TENGKU AMPUAN RAHIMAH HOSPITAL KLANG, SELANGORModern Moisture-proof Ceilings for Hospitals
Tengku Ampuan Rahimah Hospital in Klang, also known as Klang General Hospital, is a 28-ward, 1094-bed government hospital that treats an average of 10,000 patients monthly. Like any healthcare facility, hygiene and safety are of utmost importance, even more so in public or government facilities that are established for the good of thousands of people daily.
INTER Calcium Silicate Boards and INTER Suspension Tee Grid were used throughout the hospital’s toilets and corridors. INTER’s ceiling panels have the advantages of superior fire resistance, moisture resistance and long service life. These traits make them perfect for high traffic, high humidity areas in a healthcare facility that requires special care to hygiene.
Made of environmentally friendly, health and safety compliant materials, calcium silicate boards are ideal for hospitals. The calcium silicate board offers resistance to water and moisture, preventing the mould, mildew, and other moisture-related issues that can compromise the hygiene or structural stability of the ceiling. For example, using these ceiling tiles for toilets can absorb humidity but will not cause the tiles to sag or deform easily. Installed using INTER suspension systems, additional support is provided for light fittings and diffusers.
CASE STUDY 4: HOSPITAL UMUM SARAWAK, SARAWAKKeeping Moisture Damage To Ceilings At Bay
Hospital Umum Sarawak (Sarawak General Hospital) is the largest government hospital in Sarawak, located in Kuching. The Hospital began its operation as early as 1870 and remains one of the most important providers of health services for residents statewide.
INTER Calcium Silicate Concealed System were applied along the hospital’s external corridors. Being exposed to weather conditions, heat, and moisture, selecting the right materials is one of the most critical considerations.
A reliable and versatile option, calcium silicate board for external use offers exceptional durability and protection. INTER’s calcium silicate boards provide superior performance compared to traditional construction materials, especially for external areas. Being lightweight and easy to handle, installation was a hassle-free process, reducing interruption to the hospital’s daily operations by enabling construction work to be completed efficiently. INTER’s Concealed Grid System ensures an invisible tee grid, giving a sleek and minimal look for the corridor ceilings.