Advertisement
Tuesday, Oct 26, 2021
Outlook.com
Outlook.com

Tata Projects augments hospital infra with 2,954 beds across India for COVID-19 patients

Tata Projects augments hospital infra with 2,954 beds across India for COVID-19 patients
outlookindia.com
1970-01-01T05:30:00+0530
(Eds: Updating with latest figure given by company in intro, para 1)

Mumbai May 23 (PTI) Engineering firm Tata Projects on Saturday said it is augmenting hospital infrastructure with 2,954 beds at multiple locations across India to treat COVID-19 patients.

"As one of the fastest growing and most admired infrastructure companies in India, we felt the need to use our expertise in executing large and complex urban and industrial infrastructure projects towards augmenting, upgrading the nation''s hospital network," Tata Projects Chief Strategy Officer Himanshu Chaturvedi said in a statement.

Today, the company is proud that its teams of engineers, technicians and workers are working tirelessly towards strengthening the fight against COVID-19, he added. 

"We believe that our support in the fight against COVID-19 will further help in once again accelerating India''s progress at the earliest,” Chaturvedi said.

Recently, at Mumbai''s KEM Hospital, Tata Projects transformed two wards encompassing 65 beds and specialised medical equipment so that it can handle more serious coronavirus cases.

In addition, Tata Projects is also turning a large section of KEM Hospital''s orthopaedic centre into a 115-bed isolation centre.

It has also provided ventilators, pulse oximeters, oxygen flow meters, HME (breathing system) filters, facial masks and equipment like IV stands, suction machines, wheelchairs and dressing trolley.

Tata Projects is also setting up a 72-bed isolation facility at HBT Trauma Center in Jogeshwari (Mumbai), which is expected to be completed this month.

The company is assisting with project management for a 300-bed isolation facility at Seven Hills Hospital in Marol, Mumbai.

Work on this project commenced in April and will be complete this month.

Besides, Tata Projects is setting up facilities in Gonda, Uttar Pradesh, for a total of 124 beds which will include 10 ICU beds, 10 HDU beds and 104 isolation beds.

Moreover, Uttar Pradesh''s GB Nagar will witness Tata Projects setting up facilities for 168 beds which will include 20 ICU beds, 10 HDU beds, 130 isolation beds and eight emergency beds.

Tata Projects is also setting up a 150-bed isolation ward for COVID-19 patients at Government Medical College & Teaching Hospital in Keonjhar, Odisha. PTI SM NAM

ANU


Disclaimer :- This story has not been edited by Outlook staff and is auto-generated from news agency feeds. Source: PTI

More from Website

‘Bigg Boss 15’ Contestants Ishaan Sehgaal And Rajiv Adatia Get Into A Heated Argument Over A Past Secret

‘Bigg Boss 15’ Contestants Ishaan Sehgaal And Rajiv Adatia Get Into A Heated Argument Over A Past Secret

Contestants Ishaan Sehgaal and Rajiv Adatia know each other from before. They got into a war of words over a past secret. What is that secret which Adatia is holding against Sehgaal?

Himachal Pradesh: EC Takes Special Measures For Polls In Pong Island Village; Boats, Solar Batteries For 96 Voters

Himachal Pradesh: EC Takes Special Measures For Polls In Pong Island Village; Boats, Solar Batteries For 96 Voters

Local Sub-divisional Magistrate (SDM) Ankush Sharma reached out to a 83-year-old Covid positive senior citizen and helped him to cast his vote under Absentee voter Senior Citizen (AVSC)

This Is How Radhika Apte Wrapped 3 Films In 3 Months Post Second Lockdown

This Is How Radhika Apte Wrapped 3 Films In 3 Months Post Second Lockdown

Actress Radhika Apte is a woman on a mission, who wrapped 3 films in 3 months along with multiple brand commitments.

More from Outlook Magazine

My Name Is Khan: The Face That Launched A Thousand Products

My Name Is Khan: The Face That Launched A Thousand Products

Behind SRK’s lover-boy image lies instability—sensitive to social, cultural and political change.

A Fanboy’s Bollywood: Before And After The Khans

A Fanboy’s Bollywood: Before And After The Khans

How the larger-than-life Hindi film hero of ­yesteryears gave way to the relatable charm of Shah Rukh and the other Khans.

A Passage To India: Shah Rukh Khan Through The Eyes Of His Greatest American Fan

A Passage To India: Shah Rukh Khan Through The Eyes Of His Greatest American Fan

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has grown beyond the confines of Bollywood and India to find fame and fans worldwide, writes Beth Watkins.

Advertisement

Outlook Newsletters

Advertisement
Advertisement