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Thank you CHES Manitoba

We would like to say a huge thank you to the team at CHES Manitoba who did a great job of organising the event held at the Canad Inns Polo Park in Winnipeg.  Our Pulpmatic Uno and Ultima macerators attracted great interest and we were very  honoured to welcome the President of CHES to our stand, Mr […]

Why Bedpans are Important

No one enjoys going to hospital (unless you work there). As we get older the reasons become more serious and the recovery time takes longer.In those instances of severe ill-health or invasive surgery, to the infirm that takes getting about from hard to insurmountable. Accidents that result in a major injury can mean months of […]

What is your Infection Control Strategy

It’s a common fact. A lot of people don’t like hospitals. This isn’t an unreasonable feeling because if you’re in hospital chances are you’re in need of medical attention or someone you care about does. Plus, as the old saying goes ‘hospitals are full of sick people’. But many a true word is spoken in […]

Protecting Staff

Clinicians, support workers and care staff, in the line of their duties, are routinely put at risk of infectious diseases. These infections are, for the most part, diarrhoea causing viruses and bacteria but some are far more serious and even life threatening. In the UK the NHS puts the infection rate for all instances of […]

DDC Dolphin celebrates continued growth in Canada

With the continued growth and success in the Canadian Healthcare sector DDC Dolphin are pleased to announce the appointment of Leon Oxley as Regional Account Manager for DDC Dolphin Canada Inc. Based in Ontario and covering the Eastern provinces, Leon joins David Heel (Business Development Director) to support the rapid business growth. Leon has a […]

Business Growth Success for DDC Dolphin

DDC Dolphin Ltd was founded in 1991 in the UK where it now operates in over 26 countries across all 6 continents, with a trusted distribution network reaching over 30,000 customers. DDC Dolphin, specialists in global Sluice Room solutions, today announced the expansion of its facilities to accommodate the continued demand for their quality products […]

Climate Change and Infectious Diseases

Despite what you may hear in certain parts of the world, climate change is a real issue which is affecting sea levels, climates and eco systems around the world. In the last 100 years, sea level has risen by 17 centimetres with the top 700 metres showing signs of warming, impacting on coral reefs, fish […]

The Cost of HCAIs

Going into hospital for any length of time can be an anxious experience. Having an operation, however minor, is scary because whilst the belief is that everything will go well there’s a slim chance it couldn’t. However, for all those niggling fears, we go through with the operation and come out the other side a […]

How Infections Migrate

It would have been hard to miss the deeply troubling and often distressing news about the spread of the Zika virus in South America last year. Transmitted by the Aedes Mosquito, this disease causes a rash and fever to those infected. However it has also been passed from expectant mother to their babies, causing defects, […]

Benefits of a Macerator Disposal System

Using maceration for human waste disposal Why choose a Pulpmatic macerator system over conventional methods of waste disposal Maceration of single use pulp items greatly reduces the risk of cross contamination. This modern, hygienic and environmentally friendly method of disposal has become the standard and best practice in both private and NHS hospitals in the […]

Judgement Day Charity Obstacle Course

DDC Dolphin have been supporting Cancer Research UK by completing a gruelling Judgement Day Challenge course on Saturday 17th December at the MOD training grounds in Nutley, East Grinstead.  It was a cold, wet and muddy 6K course with many challenging obstacles, but nothing could dampen our team’s spirit and they all completed the course.  […]

Arab Health 2017

We will be exhibiting at Arab Health between the 30th January and the 2nd February at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre with our largest presence at Arab Health so far. Attended by more than 13,700 delegates from around the globe, the conference programme brings a global appeal with international speakers covering a broad spectrum of medical […]

DDC Dolphin at Patient First

We will be exhibiting on stand I63 at Patient First, the UK’s largest patient safety event, taking place on Tuesday 22nd & Wednesday 23rd November 2016 at London’s ExCeL.  The exhibition is aimed at giving practical advice needed to create action for change for those operating within the NHS and independent healthcare sectors.  With seven conference […]

CHES Saskatchewan Chapter Event 2016

We would like to thank all the attendees of the CHES Saskatchewan chapter event for making it such a successful day.  As a new member of CHES this was our second event after the national conference in September and we have been overwhelmed by the enthusiasm we have seen for our innovative pulp macerators.   Our […]

MEDICA Tradefair Dusseldorf – Germany

We will be exhibiting at MEDICA Tradefair in Dusseldorf, Germany between 14th and 17th November in hall 16 stand F18-1. MEDICA is one of the worlds largest exhibitions for the medical sector, established for 40 years it is a major event on any healthcare experts calendar. More than 4900 exhibitors from over 120 countries in […]

Exhibition success for DDC Dolphin

Three high profile UK exhibitions have been a resounding success for DDC Dolphin with the first being the IPS conference in Harrogate 26th-28th September closely followed by Healthcare Estates IHEEM in Manchester on 4th & 5th October and the Care & Dementia show in Birmingham on 11th and 12th October.  Exhibitions are always a source of great excitement with our Hospital and Care […]

DDC Dolphin at Care & Dementia Show

We will be exhibiting at the Care & Dementia show on Tuesday 11th and Wednesday 12th October at the NEC, Birmingham.  We will be displaying our Incomatic incontinence pad macerator and our Panamatic Midi bedpan washer disinfector, both with our patented hands free technology.  We will also be demonstrating our wall recessed pulp macerator with […]

DDC Dolphin excited by continued growth of the Canadian business

DDC Dolphin are pleased to announce the appointment of David Heel as Business Development Director for DDC Dolphin Canada Inc. The announcement comes as DDC Dolphin establish the Canadian business and offer their 25 years’ experience within the sluice room/dirty utility room and healthcare sector by offering their services direct to market. Born in Vancouver, […]

DDC Dolphin at Healthcare Estates – Manchester

We will be exhibiting on stand F4 at the Healthcare Estates conference and exhibition held at Manchester Central between 4th and 5th October.  We will be displaying free standing and wall recessed macerators all available with our bespoke Service with Care packages.  All our macerators and bedpan washers have the added advantage of being BIM ready with […]

DDC Dolphin exhibiting at IPS – Harrogate

DDC Dolphin will once again be exhibiting at the annual IPS Conference held at the Harrogate International Centre between 26th and 28thSeptember.  We will be demonstrating our Pulpmatic Uno and Ultima free standing macerators along with our latest wall recessed macerator,  all with patented hands free technology and audio instructions. Our Pulpmatic Uno is suitable for low demand […]

Great results from CHES – Canada

DDC Dolphin achieved great results from the 30th CHES Conference held in Vancouver, Canada between 11th and 13th September.   The exhibition was well attended throughout the two days and generated numerous enquiries from potential customers.  David Heel, the Business Development Director for DDC Dolphin Canada was overwhelmed by the interest shown in our Pulpmatic Uno and Ultima macerators.  The exhibition was […]

Medical Fair Asia a Resounding Success

Medical Fair Asia was a resounding success for DDC Dolphin.  Over the 3 days we were delighted to be exhibiting independently within the UK ABHI arena and have a presence in the main arena with our local distributor, Neu Industries, who also had a very successful show.  All networking events were very well attended and  the exhibition proved to […]

DDC Dolphin at CHES Conference – Canada

We will be exhibiting at the 36th Annual Conference of the Canadian Healthcare Engineering Society. CHES is a non-profit voluntary society which promotes improved planning, design, operation and management of hospital technical services and systems within Canada.  Members of CHES are active in the delivery of healthcare engineering technology in the areas of administration, planning, design, […]

DDC Dolphin accredited supplier of NHS supply chain

Following our successful tender submission we are delighted to announce that we have now received formal notification confirming DDC Dolphin’s successful formal contract award.  We are now accredited suppliers of the NHS Supply Chain for maintenance, repair and calibration of medical equipment. The NHS Supply Chain was formed from the NHS Logistics Authority and parts of the NHS Purchasing […]

DDC Dolphin at Medical Fair Asia

DDC Dolphin are delighted to be exhibiting at Medical Fair Asia 2016 from 31st August to 2nd September in the prestigious Marina Bay Sands in Singapore.  Since its inception in 1997 Medical Fair Asia has become Southeast Asia’s most definitive event for the medical and healthcare industry.  Attracting  an impressive line up of medical and […]

DDC Dolphin products BIM ready

BIM (Building Information Modelling) Level 2 was introduced as a requirement for all government construction projects as of April 4th 2016 and we have joined this digital revolution by ensuring all of our Washer Disinfectors and Macerators are now BIM ready with files available and downloadable from the NBS and DDC Dolphin websites. BIM software is used by […]

DDC Dolphin pass ISO audit with flying colours

We have passed our recent International Organisation for Standardisation audit (ISO) with flying colours. This third party ISO audit is in place to ensure that ISO accredited companies are complying with self imposed internal regulations by verifying that the management systems are in compliance with the relevant ISO standards and that the actions being taken meet the […]

DDC Dolphin – see us at three events in one week

Week commencing 5th July DDC Dolphin will be exhibiting at three very different events.  On Tuesday 5th July we can be found on stand 1 at the Care Roadshow in Birmingham,  held in the Aston Villa Football Club.  On Wednesday 6th July we will be at the IPS West Midlands on stand number 8, held at the  Bethel Convention Centre in […]

DDC Dolphin at IPS Cardiff

DDC Dolphin will be exhibiting at IPS South Wales on Tuesday 28th June at the Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel.  We will be demonstrating our Pulpmatic Uno and look forward to the event.  Come and visit us on stand 7 to find out how we can help you break the chain of infection with our […]

DDC Dolphin in Japan with Sakura

Sakura, DDC Dolphin’s distributor in Japan are exhibiting at the Medical Show Japan and Business Expo 2016 at the Osaka International Convention Centre between 23rd and 25th June. Brian Raine, our International Sales Director is also there supporting the Sakura team at the event.  The exhibition is organised by Japanese Society of Medical Instruments (JSMI)  attracting over 1500 visitors the show draws […]

IPS’s a success at Aberdeen and Exeter

It was another excellent day for DDC Dolphin at both the Exeter and Aberdeen IPS conferences.  As usual the standard of attendees was high and we were delighted to be there, supporting and encouraging Infection Prevention and Control to all areas of the healthcare industry.  The IPS conferences give us the opportunity to educate delegates on how […]

DDC Dolphin at IPS Aberdeen & Exeter

DDC Dolphin support the IPS conferences throughout the UK and next week are exhibiting in both Aberdeen and Exeter on 21st June.  The conference in Aberdeen is being held at the Aberdeen Exhibition Conference Centre and in Exeter at the Rougemont Hotel.  At these events  we will be demonstrating our Pulpmatic Uno macerator with its patented […]

National Care Home Open Day

DDC Dolphin are celebrating National Care Home Open Day which is taking place for the 4th time on 17th June 2016. The suggested theme this year is “Celebration” giving the care homes the choice to decide what to celebrate.  They can link events to the Queen’s 90th Birthday street party celebrations, the Olympic Games in Rio, celebrate the […]

APIC 2016 – Final day

It’s the final day of APIC 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina and what an event it has been so far. We’ve met with some fantastic industry professionals and have been overwhelmed by their dedication to infection control and making improvements within the healthcare industry. Our International Sales Director, Brian Raine, will be available on stand […]

APIC 2016 – 11th – 13th June

We are 2 days away from APIC 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina and the team are busy preparing for the 2,500 attendees. Our International Director Brian Raine will be demonstrating the DDC Dolphin Pulpmatic Uno and Pulpmatic Ultima macerators which focus on infection control within the sluice room environment. We’ll be on stand 1537 and […]

Supporting Infection Prevention and Control

  The DDC Dolphin team have returned from another successful IPS event held in Newcastle and were delighted to support and encourage Infection Prevention and Control, not only in the sluice room and dirty utility room environment but in the healthcare industry as a whole. Our thanks to The Infection Prevention Society for hosting a great day […]

DDC Dolphin Exhibiting at APIC, North Carolina

DDC Dolphin will be attending the 43rd annual conference of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control held in Charlotte, North Carolina between 11th and 13th June. APIC delivers the largest annual audience of infection control professionals who influence product purchasing for healthcare facilities with over 2,500 attendees. We will be demonstrating our Pulpmatic Uno and Pulpmatic Ultima macerators […]

Saudi Health a great success for DDC Dolphin

After returning from supporting our Saudi Arabian partner Al Kifah Infection Control Solutions at the Saudi Health Exhibition, DDC Dolphin are excited by the future opportunities that exist within this market and were delighted to experience first-hand the importance of infection control, sluice room design and equipment to each and every attendee at the event. […]

DDC Dolphin represented by Al-Kifah at Saudi Health

Al-Kifah, DDC Dolphin’s partner for GCC countries are currently exhibiting at the Saudi Health Exhibition and Congress in the Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Centre, KSA.  The exhibition from 16th to 18th May attracts medical professionals, government officials, and providers of healthcare products and service, showcasing the latest knowhow and developments at the largest healthcare event in […]

Great day for DDC Dolphin at IPS Blackburn

We were proud to attend the IPS North West event held on 12th May in Blackburn as an exhibitor.  Being a well-attended event, that was greatly supported by the local community is has enabled us to enhance both presence and reputation as the leading sluice room provider. We are also supporting the IPS events on 21st May […]

Al Kifah visit DDC Dolphin

DDC Dolphin were delighted to welcome the senior management team from our Saudi Arabian distributor Al-Kifah to our Poole headquarters last week.  Al-Kifah have been a distributor for DDC Dolphin for over 2 years, promoting our products and exhibiting at major venues throughout GCC countries.  Their visit presented us with a great opportunity to introduce them to our team here […]

DDC Dolphin products exhibited at Salmed – Poland

Sani Systems, DDC Dolphin’s successful distributor in Poland, exhibited at the Salmed International Trade Fair held in Poznan, Poland.   Salmed enjoys a well-grounded position as one of the most important fairs in Poland.  Devoted to medical equipment and instruments for hospitals and clinics it attracts representatives from the world of medicine, science and business. Salmed is held bi-annually […]

DDC Dolphin support IPS London Branches Conference

DDC Dolphin were again delighted to support the IPS London Branches Conference held at the Imperial College, London on 14th April.  We are keen to support the regional IPS seminars which are always well attended and well run and this one was no exception.  Significant interest was shown in our market leading macerators and washer disinfectors and […]

DDC Dolphin at IPC Study Day – Derby

DDC Dolphin were invited to attend the Infection Prevention and Control Study day which took place at Horsely Lodge in Derbyshire on 31st March, organised by the Infection Prevention and Control Team for NHS Erewash & NHS Southern Derbyshire CCG’s.  The seminar was attended by a range of essential healthcare personnel from the local NHS trusts […]

Another successful Brighton Showcase

The 10th annual Brighton Care Showcase was a great success and DDC Dolphin were proud to attend as a Spectrum preferred supplier.  The show gave us an excellent opportunity to raise our profile to the Spectrum Consortium membership base which totals over 1250 separate institutions.  The event attracted over 800 guests and our stand was well visited throughout the […]

Successful IPS Seminar for DDC Dolphin

DDC Dolphin was once again delighted to support the IPS at their infection control seminar in Birmingham on 25th February. Our comprehensive range of infection control solutions were met with a great deal of interest and enthusiasm. The seminar was well attended and provided us with an excellent opportunity to promote our products and services.  […]

Care Showcase – Brighton

DDC Dolphin will be exhibiting at the 10th annual Care Showcase which will take place on Wednesday 9th March at Brighton Racecourse. We will be exhibiting in the Premier Hall as a Spectrum Consortium preferred supplier.  Please take the opportunity to visit our stand to find out about our innovative products and services and how DDC […]

DDC Dolphin at IPS – Bethel Convention Center

25th February 2016 DDC Dolphin are looking forward to attending the IPS seminar held in Birmingham on 25th February at the Bethel Convention Centre.  At the venue we  will be exhibiting our Uno macerator, a compact macerator ideal for single bed wards in low demand areas with its patented hands free operation along with details of our […]