ARCHIMEDES INDIA ASSOCIATES (AIA) was formed in July 2014 by Mr.Cherukuri Sasidhar along with his core team to provide exclusively Architectural Consultancy Services in Healthcare sector.
Earlier Mr.Cherukuri Sasidhar was heading the firm Archi Medes India Consultants Private Limited (AICPL), formed in the year 1995. AICPL was formally re-constituted as an independent organization, out of the architectural projects division of Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Limited (AHEL). Since its inception, it was functioning as one of the sub-divisions of AHEL, and had been providing comprehensive Consultancy Services focused on Healthcare facilities Planning and Design to the Apollo Hospitals Group, as well as to various other top-of-the-line National and International clients.
ARCHIMEDES INDIA ASSOCIATES (AIA) was formed as per the directive of Council of Architect since under the provisions of the Architect Act, 1972 Private Limited companies are not permitted to carry out the profession of Architecture in India and only individual or association of individuals having the qualification and registration with the Council of Architecture only can carry on with the profession of Architecture.
Today, ARCHIMEDES INDIA ASSOCIATES (AIA) is one of the very few consultancy firms in the country Specializing exclusively in Healthcare Architecture. With a highly competent, multi-disciplinary team of professionals comprising Architects, Engineers, Doctors and Hospital Management & Administration experts, the firm provides high quality comprehensive Healthcare planning and Design services for various Healthcare facility types.
Archimedes has a holistic approach to Programming, Planning & Designing Healthcare Projects. This includes services from design concept development , architectural detailing of the design, preparation of good for construction drawings, setting up team of construction management at site, medical equipment planning, arranging men, materials and project processes so as to enable a smooth workflow up to the commissioning of the project.
The firm’s knowledge base is continuously broadened through professional association and collaboration with internationally recognized experts in the field of Healthcare and Architecture and interaction with its clients. Team members keep themselves abreast of the latest developments in Healthcare facilities design and Medical technology through direct interaction with experts in the USA, Australia, United Kingdom, Africa, Hong Kong and the Middle East.