Press Release

KEF Infra plans to open offsite manufacturing mother plant in Hyderabad with an investment of 600 Crores

February 11th, 2018

The offsite manufacturing technology specialist has a current order booking worth USD 207 million (1,316 Crores) in FY 2017-18

Hyderabad, 10th February, 2018 – KEF Infra, a division of KEF Holdings a multinational diversified Group with operations in strategic investments, infrastructure manufacturing, and healthcare development, across India, UAE and Singapore today announced its plans to open an offsite manufacturing facility in Hyderabad to capitalise on the increasing demand for its commercial and residential buildings across sectors. The plant will be on the lines of the existing KEF Infra One Industrial Park in Krishnagiri, Tamil Nadu.

In addition to this, it also plans to set up two more plants in Mumbai and NCR which entail a total investment of Rs 600 crore and will have production capacity of 6.5 million sq. ft. of constructed space.

The company also revealed plans to strengthen their portfolio by building the country’s first prefabricated mall in Lucknow. In the coming year, the company will scale its model of manufacturing hospitals, IT and office parks, hotels, homes, and schools.

KEF Infra has witnessed robust growth in its order book, since the launch of the 42-acre KEF Infra One Industrial Park – which, notably, is the world’s largest and first-ever fully integrated facility of its kind.

In 2017, KEF Infra delivered the 400,000 sq.ft. Meitra Hospital (500 Beds in two phases; 209 completed) in Kerala, within a record time of 18 months, and manufactured 175 public canteens and 20 kitchens as part of the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike’s Indira Canteens Project, in Karnataka. In addition, the firm handed over the Embassy 7B project, a 1.7 million square feet commercial building for the Embassy Group, which was completed in 13.5 months, in Bengaluru and Infosys Building Phase 2 in Bengaluru which is a 500,000 sq. ft. building completed in 15 Months.

Currently, the firm is executing a 1 million square feet college hospital for KMCH in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, phase 2 of manufacturing 262 Indira Canteens cum kitchen across Karnataka and a 2 million square feet mall for Lulu in Lucknow. The firm has also signed on GKNM Hospital in Coimbatore as a client.

Speaking to the media, Faizal E Kottikollon, Founder and Chairman of KEF Infra and KEF Holdings, said: “We are at exciting crossroads today, as we see a global wave of technology-led innovation that is changing the way we do business. Our operations underpin this ambition, to disrupt sectors through world-class technology that can deliver value more than ever before.

In a short span of three years, KEF Infra has demonstrated our ability to bring world-class proficiency in design, engineering, manufacturing, assembly, and project management-all under roof, thereby, transforming the traditional construction industry by significantly reducing costs and increasing efficiencies.”

KEF Infra is also delivering several specialised projects in Bathroom Pods, MEP, Joinery, Aluminium and Glazing for clients like Sands Infra, Malabar Gold, Brigade, Mahindra, Bhartiya City, Leela and At One amongst others. The Krishnagiri factory has specialised individual factory units for these with world-class technology and KEF Infra is expanding its offering to hotels, retail stores and other commercial units through these new offerings.

Faizal added, “The year 2017 was monumental for us at KEF Infra, during which we have gained the trust of numerous top companies. This has helped us to cement our position as industry leaders in the off-site construction space and fuel our drive to create sustainable and inclusive development.”

KEF Infra has an aggressive growth plan and the company is targeting revenues of USD 1 Billion by 2020.

About KEF Infra (www.kefinfra.com)

KEF Infrastructure India Pvt. Ltd. or KEF Infra, a wholly owned entity of KEF Holdings, was founded in India in 2014 by successful entrepreneurs Faizal Kottikollon and Shabana Faizal, who wanted to bring state-of-the-art infrastructure creation to India. The company is a technology-driven infrastructure manufacturing company that is dedicated to transforming the way that buildings and basic services are created and delivered in India by revolutionizing production, using world-class technology.

KEF INFRA invested over US$100 million to set up KEF Infra One Industrial Park in Krishnagiri, Tamil Nadu – the world’s largest integrated facility for offsite construction spanning one million square feet. Through this park, KEF using off-site manufacturing technology to build hospitals, schools, hotels and homes and offers design engineering; manufactures precast concrete structures; modular rooms, bathroom pods and MEP; joinery (wood-working); and glazing solutions, and overall project management support.

About KEF Holdings (www.kefholdings.com)

Established in 2007, KEF Holdings is a privately-owned holding company with operations in strategic investments, infrastructure manufacturing, and healthcare development. Founded by Faizal E. Kottikollon, the company possesses the unique ability to disrupt sectors through technology-driven, high-value businesses that creates strong investment appeal and a positive social impact.

Incorporated in Singapore and headquartered in the UAE, KEF Holdings has office in Bengaluru, Indian and operated three subsidiary businesses including KEF Infra, KEF Health and KEF Investments.

KEF Holdings is guided by the social-enterprise vision of its founder and Chairman Faizal E. Kottikollon and his wife and Co-Chairperson of KEF Holdings, Shabana Faizal.

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KEF Holdings- Melissa Pinto – melissa.pinto@kefholdings.com