The resulting enclosed vacuum system is
quiet and offers a clean aesthetic. The new
workstations were also color-matched to
the room’s colors—light grey and Spear’s
IMMEDIATE BOOST TO BOTTOM LINE
Accommodating more than 36 dentists per class, the new classroom has
since enabled the addition of Spear’s new,
enhanced curriculum, including new
“Start to finish, Lista’s customer service
has been fantastic and the feedback on the
end result has been extremely positive,”
Spear and Lista are currently partnering
for an additional classroom renovation.
James Anderson is a National Market
Segment manager for Stanley Storage.
He has 25 years of experience in developing
facility solutions for laboratories, office and
INTEGRATION: KEY TO A SEAMLESS
The customized workstations also provided the ability to integrate with existing
Vaniman personal suctions, Patterson
Dental hand pieces, audio/visual systems,
dispensary areas, microscopes and more
to improve the user experience.
Lista’s engineering and design team
prepared a Floorspace Utilization Analysis
CAD drawing of the proposed room
solution. Working around the fixed
elements—personal suctions and hand
pieces—integration with architectural and
construction planning delivered a new layout offering the highest density, greatest
productivity and future flexibility.
The team was able to seamlessly retrofit
around Spear’s existing Vaniman tools.
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Spear Education chose Lista for facility renovation.
Workstations provide ergonomic ease-of-use,
down to seating.
The workstations seamlessly integrated with existing tools.