pO2 Breathing Life





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Project Description

Region: Asia

Country: India

Location: Coimbatore

Total Budget: $133,283

Area of Focus: Disease prevention and treatment

pO2 is a planned Rotary Global Grant Project from Texcity , Coimbatore . It is Project of Dona?ng an

PSi O2 Oxygen Concentrator of 500 LPM

capacity as a Single Standalone Sturdy Fixed unit to Provide con?nuous flow of O2 @ the rate of 5 LPM / pa?ent which will serve 100 beds at a given ?me .However , if the O2 is fed @ the rate of 10 LPM to the pa?ent , then it will serve 50 beds at given point of ?me. This is also a unit with high flow & high pressure capacity .It has a Psi of 4 bar , so it can drive the Ven?lator on its own without an aid of Compressor .

The " Need of the Hour " is the moSo at our Texcity Club . ESI a Government run 1000 bedded Medical college aEached Hospital , which has a new block with 400 beds built according to MCI compliance. This Covid 2nd wave has taken many precious lives , even young persons have died due to lack of O2.

As the wave is making a Havoc, it is also es?mated a 3rd wave to hit a few months ?me, which can affect even younger genera?on like Children. Many lives can be saved using this plant , geXng Installed at the Premier Medical College Hospital. This unit will have a trouble free, self-maintaining capacity for 15 years. ESI has allocated an area close the New block to install the Oxygen Plant With O2 running @ 10 LPM , it can save 50 pa?ents lives in 5-6 days , which can come to about 250 pa?ents lives saved in a month.

We are planning to get the Installa?on work started as soon as possible , & hope to be func?onal by the last week of June 2021.It is es?mated 6-8 weeks for Full Installa?on to be done & completed

Primary Host Partner

District: 3201

Rotary Club of: Coimbatore Texcity

Primary Contact: Bharat Gupta

Email: bharatgupta@live.in

Primary International Partner

District: 7780

Rotary Club of: Portland

Primary Contact: John Curran

Email: jcurran.maine@yahoo.com

Project Status

Need $67,283
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Project listed for the 2020-21 Rotary Year.

The TRF Grant application number is #2127441.

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Coimbatore Texcity (3201)





Portland (7780)





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