The Process Sensing Technologies (PST) oxygen division welcomed Indian Ambassador to Ireland, Sandeep Kumar, and a team of technical specialists from the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) to their manufacturing facility in Nava, County Meath.

As part of the Indian government’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the PST oxygen division provided the SenTx and a range of OEM Oxygen Analyzer solutions for integration into locally manufactured oxygen generators.

During the visit, Kumar was privy to PST’s manufacturing process and their range of oxygen analyzers and oxygen generators. He also gave thanks to the PST staff for their efforts in supporting the deployment of this technology to battle the Covid-19 pandemic in India.

The push for more medical-grade oxygen in Indian came after the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, called for an increase in production in mid-April.

With daily case numbers reaching above 400,000, the DRDO have played an important role in tackling the advance of Covid-19 in India.

David Beirne, PST oxygen’s Business Development Director, hosted the event and also gave his thanks to staff for their efforts.