Any renders of the proposed hospital.KEF Infra, leaders of innovative, integrated offsite manufacturing and prefabrication in India, and Kovai Medical Center and Hospital Ltd. (KMCH), Tamil Nadus most trusted multi-speciality hospital, today announced their partnership, while breaking ground on the new college Hospital building in Kalapatti, Coimbatore.
The facility, which is designed by Coimbatore based Sankar and Associates, is KEF Infras latest hospital project that will be prefabricated at its integrated factory in Krishnagiri, Tamil Nadu and then shipped to Coimbatore and assembled at site. Spread across close to 650,500 sq.ft. the multi-speciality facility is being developed with an investment of over 200 crores in a record-breaking 15 months. The partners are also working together to build a hostel for students which will be around 350,500 sq.ft. taking the entire project size to an area of 1 million sq.ft.
The 700 bed facility will have centres of excellence in healthcare and features including individual intensive care suites, consulting rooms, operating theatres and emergency units treatment bays, setting global benchmarks in healthcare experience.
Founded by Mr. Faizal E. Kottikollon, as a subsidiary of KEF Holdings, KEF Infra, headquartered in Bengaluru is at the forefront of the Industrial Revolution 4.0, in the field of construction and infrastructure.
The company uses integrated off site manufacturing technology, automation and robotics to manufacture hospitals, homes, hotels, commercial buildings and schools at 50 per cent lesser time than traditional construction, Faizal said.
KMCH Chairman, Dr Nalla G Palanisamy said that it is their first facility to be built using off site manufacturing and modular technology. This medical college is another step in our mission to improve community health and well-being by providing world-class patient care, education and training, he said.
The company has pioneered a fast and reliable solution termed catalogue approach and the catalogue hospitals ranged from small 15-bed to 500-bed facilities, with the number of pre-designed modules changing based. the facilities requirements, Faizal said.