Unique Group wins multi-million-dollar HBOT system contract from HMS Group
10 January 2023
Unique Group, global innovators in subsea technologies and engineering, has announced the sale of its Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment (HBOT) system, Uni-Heal, to HMS DXBone Excellence Center, a part of HMS Group of Hospitals in the UAE.
In partnership with Hie Capital, Unique Group will deliver its bespoke technology to Dubai-based HMS DXBone Excellence Center by February 2023. This tri-party partnership paves the way for the creation of one of the largest HBOT centres in the Middle East. As part of the contract with HMS Group, Unique Group will design, manufacture and install a twelve-patient HBOT system along with set-up and maintenance services from its UAE office, while Hie Capital will offer their consultancy services for setting up the HBOT center.
Part of the HMS Group of Hospitals, which operates more than four specialty hospitals in the UAE, HMS DxBone Excellence Center is specialised for orthopedic services in the country. The hospital offers value-added healthcare services to residents in the UAE and GCC, with leading medical and surgical consultants providing state-of-the-art orthopedic and musculoskeletal solutions.
Harry Gandhi, Group Chairman at Unique Group, commented: "We’re pleased to provide our state-of-the-art HBOT unit to HMS DXBone Excellence Center and be a part of the largest HBOT centre in the Middle East. The sale is testament to our medical technology product line’s unrivalled position in the market following years of innovative manufacturing expertise coupled with direct collaboration with hyperbaric medicine specialists. Together with HMS, we look forward to creating a positive patient experience and delivering impactful results.”
H.E. Mr. Sami Al Qamzi, Chairman of HMS DXBone Excellence Center commented: "Following years of experience in various aspects of medicine, we’re pleased to introduce hyperbaric medicine. Unique Group has a long-standing commitment to professionalism and quality which is reflected in its products and we’re confident that the newly set up hyperbaric centre will add value to our existing line up of specialties in the region.”
The HBOT system is designed and developed by Unique Group’s UAE and South Africa offices in compliance with stringent design codes for medical devices such as EC93-42. It has a fully digital chamber control system which is ergonomically designed for easy operation and optimum healing experience for medical conditions ranging from carbon monoxide poisoning to diabetic wound care and non-healing cuts. Unique Group will provide the technical support required to integrate the equipment in the hospital and train staff members to operate the system.
(L-R) Dr. Sharad Kumar (Hie Capital), Mr. Himanshu Gandhi (Unique Group), H.E. Mr. Sami Al Qamzi and Mr. Ala’eddin Atari (HMS DxBone Excellence Center) at the contract signing event