Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited popularly known as BHEL is India's largest engineering and manufacturing enterprise in India. Established more than 50 years ago, the company happens to be the 12th largest manufacturer of power equipment in the world.
BHEL has over 30 major product groups with over 180 products catering to core sector of the Indian economy consisting of industry, power generation, transportation, power transmission, renewable energy, telecommunication etc.
The company's network consists of:
- 4 Regional Power Sector Offices
- 14 Manufacturing Divisions
- Over 100 project sites
- 18 Regional Offices
- 8 Service Centers
|Latest Financial Figures||(Figures in Rs. Crores)|
|ET 500 Rank(2011)||17|
|Industry||Engineering - Heavy|
|Profit after Tax(PAT)||6053.36|
|MCAP (Market Capitalization)||79226.24|
Bharat Heavy Electricals has obtained certifications to quality Management Systems (ISO 9001), Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems (OHSAS 18001) and Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001).
Some of the major activities and undertakings of BHEL are mentioned below:
The company has installed equipments for more than 90,000 MW of power generation for utilities, captive and industrial users.
BHEL has supplied over 2,25,000 MVA transformer capacity and other equipments operating in transmission & distribution network up to 400 KV (AC & DC)
BHEL has provided more than 25,000 Motors with Drive Control System to Power projects, Petrochemicals, Refineries, Steel, Aluminum, Fertilizer, Cement plants, etc.
Bharat Heavy Electricals has supplied traction electrics and AC/DC locos to power over 12,000 kms Railway network.
BHEL has provided over one million Valves to Power Plants and other Industries.
BHEL Overseas Business
BHEL is a prominent power plant equipment supplier to the world. The company is also one of the largest exporters of engineering products and services. Bharat Heavy Electricals has established its position in more than 50 countries globally. The company's export product range covers power stations, individual products, EPC Contracts, Turnkey Contracts for Power Plants, O&M Services, HV/EHV Sub-stations, Refurbishing & Overhauling, Specialized after-market services like Residual Life Assessment (RLA) studies and Retrofitting and EPC contractors.
Major BHEL projects overseas
Orders have been executed for reputed manufacturers like Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Japan, Combustion Engineering, USA, and Pyro Power Corporation, USA, for supply of Pressure Parts for boilers for projects in Egypt, China, USA, etc.
Executed Turnkey of 2x120 MW Tripoli West Power Station (extension) in Libya
Wear-resistant ceralin-lining system for coal mills for a French company. (Power plant located in South East Asia)
Tenom Pangi Hydroelectric Project (Francis - 3x22 MW) & Sungai Piah Hydro Electric Project (Pelton - 2x27 MW) for Sabah Electricity Board of Malaysia.
Pattani Multipurpose Project (3x24 MW) & Bhumibol Hydro Electric Power Station (1x115 MW) in Thailand
In the Middle East, BHEL has won 9 contracts for Gas Turbine Power Plants in the last 10 years from Saudi Arabia (Frame-5), Oman for MEW Oman, Petroleum Development Oman, Oman Cement Company (Frame-6), Rusail Power Station (Frame-9), Qarn-Alam Power Station (Frame-6FA) and Iraq Baiji Power Station (V94.2), Rumailla Power Station (Frame-9)
Execution of a 42 MW turnkey power station project at Jizan, Saudi Arabia, followed by two successive repeat orders for similar works with the responsibility to operate and maintain these generation and transmission systems
Supply of 8x100 MVA and 400kV, 5x280 MVA Power Transformers and Insulators to Public Power Corporation (PPC) Greece, in addition, supply of 60 MVA, 90 MVA, 180 MVA and 240 MVA transformers to Malaysia. Presence in other markets like Jordan, Azerbaijan, Nigeria etc
BHEL manufacturing facilities
Bharat Heavy Electricals has manufacturing facilities at Tiruchirapalli (Tamil Nadu), Jhansi (Uttar Pradesh), Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh), Bangalore (Karnataka), Jagdishpur (Uttar Pradesh), Ranipur, Haridwar (Uttarakhand), Ranipet (Tamil Nadu), Rudrapur (Uttrakhand), Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh), Bharat Heavy Plates and Vessels Limited (Vizag) and Goindwal (Punjab)
BHEL Products and services
Some of the products and services of BHEL in various categories are mentioned below:
Electrics for Rolling Stock
Electrics for Urban Transportation System
Electric Rolling Stock
Seamless Steel Tubes
Oil Field Equipment
Power Semiconductor Devices
Industrial Motors & Alternators
Diesel Generating Sets
Contact details of Bharat Heavy Electricals
BHEL House, Siri Fort
New Delhi – 110049
Telephone: +91 11 26001010 (multiple lines)
Fax: +91 11 26493021; +91 11 26492534
Last Updated on 1/4/2012
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