Case Study

Product Evaluation - Ice Maker in a Hospital

Installer

 

Critical Environmental Solutions.

 

Customer

 

Hospital in Central Kentucky.

 

Application

 

Ice Maker.

 

Installed Unit

 

HydroFLOW HS38.

 

Background

 

The hospital wanted to improve the performance of the ice maker at the intensive care unit (ICU), that regularly suffers from scale and biofilm.

 

Results

 

  • The HydroFLOW device gradually removed existing scale and biofilm from inside of the ice maker and kept it clean.

 

  • The HydroFLOW device greatly reduced the risk of contaminated ice reaching the hospital’s staff and patients.

 

  • The HydroFLOW device minimized the risk of a disease outbreak, such as Legionella.

 

  • The projected return on investment (ROI), due to lessened maintenance, is under a year.

 

  • Hospital management plans to install HydroFLOW devices on equipment throughout the building.      

 

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