New Healthcare Survey Includes Questions on Labor Issues


TRSA’s Healthcare Committee recently developed the 2022 Healthcare Survey. The data collected will cover healthcare trends, utility statistics, financial benchmarks, customer and employee engagement, as well as infection control, innovation and certification questions.

Unitex Expanding Lawrence, MA, Plant


Dacon Corp., a Massachusetts architectural firm, recently announced the addition of 97,000 square feet (9,011 square meters) of production space at the new Unitex healthcare textile processing plant in Lawrence, MA.

Superior Health Linens Opens Doors for MMI Plant Tour


TRSA’s 29th Annual Maintenance Management Institute (MMI), the industry’s longest-running and most-recognized maintenance management and technology-development program, recently announced that Superior Health Linens will host a plant tour during the Oct. 12-14 institute. The 50,000-square-foot plant, located in Portage, IN, is new to Superior Health Linens, as it was purchased in early 2022.

Seminar Explains How Hygiene Certification Applies to All Markets


Linen, uniform and facility services managers and executives at a TRSA luncheon presentation July 30 grasped how hygiene certification concepts refined for healthcare laundry can be applied to service other industries. These participants at this Clean Show session learned that although customers in other businesses may not require such certification as hospitals do, earning the TRSA Hygienically Clean designations for other industries sends a powerful message of credibility to these markets.

CIM Provides Capital Infusion to Lapauw International


Philippe and Sylvie D’heygere, the leadership team at Lapauw, found in CIM Capital a strong and experienced financial partner to further grow the Lapauw Group, with a focus on ecological, energy- and labor-efficient installations, according to a news release.