Press release

Mitsubishi Electric to Supply Elevators for Government-owned Medical Facility in India

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Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) announced today that its subsidiary Mitsubishi Elevator India Private Limited (IMEC) has secured a major order from the “All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS), Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh.” The order consists of a total of 64 elevators, including 48 of a model that is exclusive to the Indian market, at this Indian government-owned medical facility, which houses a hospital and a national medical institute. By means of these high quality elevators and services, Mitsubishi Electric aims to provide the safe and reliable vertical transportation required by medical facilities.

Order Overview and Main Features

Of the 64 elevators, 48 are “NEXIEZ-LITE MRL,” models designed exclusively for the Indian market which were released in April 2019 and are manufactured by IMEC. They are equipped with specific functionality required in India such as automatic emergency landing devices, which operate in the case of a power failure, as standard.





48 units

16 units


13~15 persons

60 m/min.

21 persons

60 m/min.


Mitsubishi Elevator India Private Limited


Mitsubishi Elevator Asia Co., Ltd.



Will ship from March 2020

Overview of “AIIMS, Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh”

AIIMS is a hospital and national medical institute which was established under the “Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY).” Consisting of a hospital, medical institute and accommodation facilities, it is located in the Bilaspur district of Himachal Pradesh State in northern India. PMSSY is a scheme aimed at expanding high quality healthcare and educational facilities in India in order to correct regional disparities in tertiary care services and provide affordable and reliable healthcare services across the country.

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