Searching for a hospital floor cleaning machine can prove daunting but here at ASC, we pride ourselves in helping clients to find the right product that meets their needs.
With health regulations and a professional level of cleanliness expected of healthcare providers across Australia and New Zealand, how hospitals and care homes tackle their cleaning methods can mean the difference between life and death.
Thankfully, ASC provides the medical industry with cleaning machinery designed to meet professional standards whether you’re looking for a device to sanitise vinyl floors or to clean outdoor areas.
For instance, the ASC GO is a walk-behind scrubbing machine built to tackle cleaning surfaces from 1,000 to 1,600 sq.m.
Available to hire or purchase, the entry-level scrubber is recommended for both maintenance and hard cleaning purposes. Not only is it user-friendly but the ASC GO is easy to clean after use, meets environmental sanitisation standards and is guaranteed to reduce labour costs.
Another popular option is the more heavy-duty ASC Eureka M8 which is designed to tackle large spaces whether they are open-air, covered or multistory areas.
Its steel exterior and Gradient Booster means the device can pass over speed bumps with ease whilst collecting large amounts of dust and gravel.
The ASC Eureka M8 is easy to operate and safe for users courtesy of its drum brakes, reverse beepers and seat belt.
To learn more about the products ASC offers, find our healthcare facilities floor cleaning equipment case studies below.
Posted on Thursday, March 24, 2022
The Client Logan hospital is the major health centre servicing the Logan region in the state of Queensland. They provide a range of speciality services for children and adults. The hospital is located at the corner of Armstrong and Loganlea Roads in Meadowbrook, Queensland. The Challenge The hospitals challenge was to find a sweeper that could sweep paper, glass, tyre dust and general debris in their new large multistory carpark. Both the carpark and roadways have numerous speed humps scattered across the site to reduce mobile traffic speed. The Hospital was looking to invest in a trouble-free sweeper designed toRead More
Posted on Sunday, November 21, 2021
Client introduction Eden Life is a lifestyle village in the leafy southern town of Australind, Western Australia. The village has a great set of facilities including a bowling green, woodworking shed and function room. The village is still in the early stages of development and has still a few vacant undeveloped blocks of land. The Challenge With the WA windstorms and vacant lots, the Eden Life facility gets coated with white sand. Village Supervisor, Kelli, was looking for a simple machine that the staff and residents could use, to sweep the sand off the footpaths and the driveways. Most importantRead More
Posted on Wednesday, November 3, 2021
The Client Palm Lakes resort is a lifestyle community based in Eagleby QLD. The Challenge The resort caters to those over 55 and has a number of recreational activities available to its residents. They recently contacted ASC’s Rafael Rodrigues, asking what the most efficient way to keep a synthetic lawn bowl field clean and free of dust and leaves, would be. The challenge for the caretakers, was to find a replacement for the noisy petrol blowers they had been using to clean the bowling greens. Not only was this process too time consuming, it was not achieving a perfectly cleanRead More
Posted on Friday, August 20, 2021
Client Introduction The Tweed Hospital provides a range of healthcare services to the public, including acute and emergency care, surgical services, women’s care, new-borns services, intensive and coronary care units, Mental Health inpatient facilities, Aboriginal Health, and Allied Health Outpatient Clinics. The Challenge Hospitals have to use floor scrubbers to keep their endless corridors, hallways, and canteen areas clean and hygienic. The Tweed Heads Hospital was tired of spending so much money in maintenance with established janitorial equipment and decided to invest in proven industrial machines. They wanted to invest in the ASC Eureka brand, as it is well knownRead More
Posted on Sunday, June 6, 2021
Client Introduction The Port Augusta Hospital and Regional Health Service, based in South Australia, provides acute services in-hospital care for adults and children. The Challenge Port Augusta has a very dry climate. Due to the arid climate, there tends to be a lot of red dust that gets airborne and becomes a hassle for the people. Recently the Port Augusta Hospital consulted ASC’s Ken Pepyat for a carpark sweeper. They wanted a smaller sweeper that they could park in the storage shed. Their requirements were an easy to use yet compact sweeper that could deal with heavy dust and debris.Read More
Posted on Friday, June 4, 2021
Client Introduction Whyalla Hospital and Health Service are based in South Australia. This is a unique hospital, which has a combination of acute care beds, palliative care beds, day surgery beds and recliner chairs. The Challenge Maintaining such a large hospital and its grounds is quite a challenging process. Particularly the roadways, which constantly need cleaning due to the leaves and branches that fall from the trees. The hospital was using petrol blowers along with sweepers to keep their roadways clean. This solution wasn’t only inefficient in terms of labour required but also caused airborne dust. They were looking forRead More
Posted on Thursday, December 31, 2020
Client Introduction Adventcare Whitehorse Aged Care and Retirement Village is based in the Eastern Suburbs of Melbourne. They have just completed their new retirement complex. The Challenge The company invested a huge amount of money in a multi-level carpark and now needed a sweeper for keeping it clear of litter and leaves as well as dust-free. They contacted ASC’s Ken Pepyatafter recognizing his experience in the sweeper industry, to ask for a recommendation that would be appropriate for their job with a guarantee of reliability. The Solution Ken Pepyat recommended the ASC Heavy Duty M3 Sweeper. When the M3 wasRead More
Posted on Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Client Introduction Bolton Clarke is a leading Australian healthcare, independent living, and aged care services provider, which is not-for-profit healthcare. They recently built a brand new multi-million dollar facility in Caboolture (north of Brisbane). The Problem They were looking for a floor scrubbing machine for their new Caboolture facility. Helen (Bolton Clarkes Asset Manager) needed a compact machine capable of cleaning the facility floors, including the hallways, walkways and patient rooms. The floor surfaces included a mixture of timber veneer, vinyl and concrete finishes. Helen was looking for a machine that could not only clean any bacteria off the floorRead More
Posted on Thursday, October 31, 2019
AW Edwards is a 4th generation construction company with major links to Australia’s rapidly growing infrastructure projects. Being a top-notch construction company, quality machinery is of utmost importance so that they get to deliver their projects in a timely fashion while being on a budget. Recently AW Edwards was given the green light to construct the Campbell town (NSW) hospital car park located in Sydney’s Southwest. The Challenge AW Edwards was faced with a dire problem as they invested in an inefficient generic sweeper, which didn’t work for them at all. Since there were no follow-ups or guarantees by theRead More
Posted on Monday, November 5, 2018
How do you clean a Synthetic lawn bowl artificial turf court? With an ASC MEP sweeper. That’s how! Retirement can be a lot of fun getting to relax and enjoy the fruits of your labour. Over 50’s retirement villages are all the rage in Queensland as they offer great security and lifestyle. When it comes to playing lawn bowls it is usually done on a smooth, well-manicured, flat surface artificial turf. It’s a lot of fun playing bowls but cleaning the court which gets soiled by pine needles, gum leaves and debris can be very challenging. There are a few optionsRead More