Bharat Electronics

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Bharat Electronics Limited ( BEL ) was established at Bangalore, India, by the Government of India under the Ministry of Defense in 1954 to meet the specialized electronic needs of the Indian defense services. Over the years, it has grown into a multi-product, multi-technology, multi-unit company serving the needs of customers in diverse fields in India and abroad.

BEL offers products and services in a wide spectrum of technology like Radars , Military Communications , Naval Systems , Electronic Warfare Systems , Telecommunications , Sound and Vision Broadcasting, Opto-Electronics, Tank Electronics, Solar Photovoltaic Systems, Embedded Software and Electronic Components. With its expertise developed over the years, the company also provides Turnkey systems solutions .


Design & Manufacturing Services:

Bharat Electronics today has an integrated approach and systems capability, which is a direct result of its commitment to providing tailor-made solutions to the customers through its philosophy of quality management.

BEL has set up impressive infrastructure and manufacturing facilities spread over nine ISO 9001 / 9002 certified modern production units around the country. The infrastructure is regularly upgraded with the latest and state-of-the-art facilities.

Semiconductor Device Packaging:

Bharat Electronics Ltd has been manufacturing Silicon Semiconductor Devices with an infrastructure set up in collaboration with Phillips, Holland. BEL has been upgrading the facilities continuously to keep pace with technological developments.

Software Development:

The Software group in BEL is powered by over 100 software systems professionals whose experience covers application areas of Defence, Space, Communication and Commercial segments. The Software Development group works on various areas like embedded processor applications, real time applications, graphics, CAD, CAE, automatic testing and simulation.

Quality Assurance Facilities:

BEL has set-up a separate Quality Assurance division with an investment of around USD 4mn for the implementation of quality assurance system throughout BEL . This division is engaged in a variety of quality assurance tasks like:
  • Component Testing
  • Material Testing
  • Material Inspection
  • Electronic Measuring Instruments Calibration
  • Quality management services
  • Electromagnetic compatibility testing
  • Environmental Testing
  • Reliability analysis
  • TORQUE services

Premier defense PSU Bharat Electronics Limited ( BEL ) has recorded its highest ever turnover of ` 3,561 crores (provisional) for the year 2005-06, which is an increase of 11% over last year's turnover of ` 3,212 crores. The estimated Profit Before Tax is ` 848 crores, as against last year's figure of ` 686 crores. BEL achieved exports of US$ 13.58 million against last year's figure of US$ 12.50 million. The turnover per employee for 2005-06 is ` 29 lakhs, an increase of over 11% compared to last year's figure of ` 26 lakhs.


Mr. V.V.R. Sastry
Chairman & Managing Director
Bharat Electronics Limited

Corporate Office: Bharat Electronics Limited
Nagavara, Outer Ring Road
Bangalore - 560 045

Phone: 080 250 39300
Fax.: 080 250 39305

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