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Swisslog Debuts Nexus™ Technology Platform for TransLogic® Pneumatic Tube Systems
Swisslog provides customized system designs that address simulation requirements through revolutionary material transport solutions.

SAN DIEGO, March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Swisslog Healthcare Solutions, a leading supplier of automation and software solutions for material transport, medication management and warehouse distribution, announces the debut of its Nexus™ Technology Platform at the American Society for Healthcare Engineering Planning, Design & Construction Summit & Exhibition (ASHE PDC) in San Diego, California this week. Swisslog TransLogic Pneumatic Tube Systems are designed to meet healthcare client's performance needs today and scale to meet any future changes they may need.

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The Nexus Technology Platform is the next generation for pneumatic tube systems, the first functional innovation of its kind in decades. "We look forward to introducing the Nexus Platform to experts in the healthcare design and construction industries at ASHE PDC," said Stephan Sonderegger, Swisslog Healthcare Solutions President. "Swisslog has unmatched experience, a diverse portfolio and the largest patent portfolio in the industry. Our team can partner with these experts to evaluate client needs and ensure that their designs meet client goals before and after installation."

Redefining Project Partnerships
Today's hospitals face significant budget and accountability hurdles. Partnering with Swisslog can help healthcare design and construction professionals address those challenges and achieve better project outcomes. To ensure project design and management goals are met, Swisslog provides a cost benefit/analysis for each project, promoting proper evaluation of return on investment. In addition, to help designers meet technical and regulatory requirements, Swisslog will evaluate the following:

  • Seismic zone requirements
  • Coring and fire stop methods, fire alarm interfaces and any emergency requirements such as power or access
  • System communication methodology (hard-wired or ethernet)
  • System-specific needs for egress, storage, power, access
  • Infection control requirements
  • Union labor requirements and workforce testing

Pneumatic tube systems are considered among the five most critical systems central to hospital operations. For this reason, Swisslog invested in customer support resources and can guarantee maximum uptime through 24/7/365 support and the largest field service organization in the industry.

To learn more about how Nexus technology advances healthcare design and engineering, stop by Swisslog booth number 728 at the ASHE PDC Summit & Exhibit, March 21-23, 2016 at the San Diego Convention Center, or visit the Swisslog website to learn more.

About Swisslog

Swisslog designs, develops, and delivers best-in-class automation for forward-thinking hospitals, warehouses, and distribution centers. We offer integrated solutions from a single source – from consulting to design, implementation and lifetime customer service. Behind the company's success are 2,500 employees worldwide, supporting customers in more than 50 countries.

Swisslog is part of the KUKA group, a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions.

Swisslog Healthcare Solutions
10825 East 47th Avenue
Denver, CO 80239-2913
Phone     800.764.0300

Editorial Contact:
Laura K. Carpenter
Marketing Manager
Swisslog Healthcare Solutions
Phone: 303.576.8908

SOURCE Swisslog Healthcare Solutions