Temporary Chiller Hire
For Hospitals

What Is Temporary Chiller Hire For Hospitals

Temporary chiller hire for hospitals is a service that provides water cooling equipment on a short term basis for medical area air conditioning or processes, and as such, is considered non-permanent.

How Does Our Temporary Chiller Hire For Hospitals Work?

Temporary chiller hire for hospitals works by maintaining a fleet of water coolers (water chillers) designed for hospital applications in readiness for rapid deployment to site to address specific problems that arise. This could include breakdowns or planned projects.

Designed to be portable, the units can be transported to a site within hours to address critical situations. As well as delivering the units, installation can be completed by our fully qualified engineers.

It’s a really brilliant service from end to end and important for keeping patients and staff safe whilst maintaining operations.

Below is a series of photos of a recent project at New Cross Hospital. A 240kw water chiller was installed and connected with flexible hosing to maintain operation in a pathology building whilst repairs were made to the fixed chiller.

The 5 Best Features Of Temporary Chiller Hire For Hospitals Services

  1. Professional, correctly designed equipment. Unquestionably, your equipment needs to be properly constructed and maintained to reliably operate on site. As such, all our temporary chiller hire for hospitals equipment is installed in lifting frames for safe handling and is fully serviced and tested.
  2. Specialist features are designed-in especially for medical applications. This could include, low noise fans or Hepa filtration which is critical for safe operation.
  3. Specialist design and installation ensures successful outcomes. Consequently, when designing and specifying a temporary projects, experience counts. Our technical team works closely with clients to ensure the correct equipment is supplied, installed and maintained for successful outcomes.
  4. 24/7 engineering support throughout the duration of the project. Reassuringly, fully qualified engineers are on hand at all times to support our equipment and your project. We love the fact that temporary systems can be adjusted to meet variations in project requirements and will always endeavour to respond proactively should these situations arise.
  5. Maintain good stock levels of all the auxiliary equipment needed, including, ducting, fittings, power cabling and all the other little things, that if you havn’t got, can hold jobs up. Pay attention to the detail!

A 400kw temporary chiller hire for hospitals installed with all connection hosing and cabling for a rapid turnaround turnkey service.

Smaller process chillers can be supplied for scanners, or in this instance shown, with air handling units for direct space cooling or AHU replacement projects

Successfully Completed Temporary Chiller Hire For Hospitals Projects

We are really proud of the projects we have completed in the healthcare sector- please find below a selection of temporary HVAC/ chiller installations.

Temporary chiller installation to the New Cross Pathology centre.

This project was installed in response to a break down of the buildings fixed chiller unit. A rapid response was required to maintain the critical operation of the building.

Temporary pipe-work was installed up the fascard of the building to connect into the clients chilled water system.

This project used a ACR CH240 chiller Read the full case study here.

Temporary ventilation hire for a new ambulance triage centre at New Cross hospital

We provided temporary ventilation with a heating function to enable the early opening of a new facility whilst new plant was ordered.

Critical to the success of this project was an on-going support package that allowed the safe operation of the new facility. This included Hepa filtration of the supply air.

This project used a Trane IH64 with supply air ducting. Read the full case study here

Contact Us Now For Help With Your Project

Always contactable, by phone or email, we are happy to give the best advice regarding our temporary temporary hospital chiller hire.

With depots in the North and South carrying extensive stocks, we have the coverage to respond quickly to any project. This coupled with an experienced team ensures fast, successful outcomes.

For typical temporary chiller rental projects please see our case studies below.

Larger temporary chiller units are available for district cooling systems. This 1000kw unit was installed to serve a large hospital estate.


Yes, flexible contracts are available for the rental of water chiller units of all types to suite any number of healthcare applications. In general they are offered with terms from weeks to multiple years for a fixed payment.

There are various different types of rental chillers for hospitals including;

  • Reverse cycle heat pump chillers. These units will heat and cool water in a closed system using a refrigeration circuit.
  • Traditional water chiller units. This type of unit will cool the water in a closed loop which in turn is used for a particular or multiple applications fed from this chilled water system.
  • Direct DX cooling from air to air within an air handling unit. Reverse cycle, otherwise known as heat pumps, will also heat the air.

If you have a need, it’s best to get in touch immediately with as much information as possible to help the supplier specify suitable equipment and give an indicative price before progressing to a site survey and full quotation.

All sorts of applications requiring chilled water cooling, including amongst others;

  • Process cooling including scanners
  • Cooling for air handling systems
  • General building and ward cooling using internal fan coil units
  • Surgical units requiring fresh tempered and filtered air.
  • Other laboratory and testing facilities

Yes, temporary chiller hire for hospitals is supplied as a full service including the equipment, installation and on-going servicing for the duration of the contract.

Case Studies

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