HITES signs MoU with KITCO for healthcare projects
HLL Infra Tech Services Ltd (HITES), has signed a MoU with KITCO, a premier engineering, management and project consultancy firm, for strategic alliance to jointly undertake execution of healthcare infrastructure projects using their competencies. Under the MoU, HITES can utilize the services of city-based KITCO for engineering designs.
KITCO, on its part, may utilize HITES's capability for PMC (Project Management Consultant) services, procurement of medical equipment, BME (biomedical engineering) services and facility management. HITES, a fully owned subsidiary of HLL, a central PSU of the Health & Family Welfare Ministry, is mandated to provide consultancy services such as infrastructure development, facility management, procurement and allied services.
KITCO, a PSU company, has expertise in planning and implementation of projects in health infrastructure also. The company has a panel of architects, doctors, health planners, procurement engineers and a network of consultants specialized in different fields of healthcare.
HITES, the executing agency of the Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry and several state governments, is India's only comprehensive healthcare service provider. Apart from facility management, it has three more verticals: Infrastructure Development, Procurement and Consultancy and Biomedical Services.