Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited

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Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited
TypeState-owned enterprise
Public (BSE500103, NSEBHEL)
BSE SENSEX Constituent
IndustryElectrical equipment
Founded1953
HeadquartersNew Delhi, India
Area servedWorldwide[1]
Key peopleB.P. Rao, (Chairman & MD)
ProductsInclude programmable logic controllers, sensors, variable frequency drives, uninterruptible power supplies, circuit breakers, switchgear, switchboards, motor controllers
RevenueINR47,978 crore (US$9.07 billion) (2011-2012)[2]
Net incomeINR7,039 crore (US$1.33 billion) (2011-2012)
Total assetsINR12,551.4 crore (US$2.37 billion) (2010-2011)[3]
Employees46,274 (2010)[3]
Websitewww.bhel.com
 
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Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited
TypeState-owned enterprise
Public (BSE500103, NSEBHEL)
BSE SENSEX Constituent
IndustryElectrical equipment
Founded1953
HeadquartersNew Delhi, India
Area servedWorldwide[1]
Key peopleB.P. Rao, (Chairman & MD)
ProductsInclude programmable logic controllers, sensors, variable frequency drives, uninterruptible power supplies, circuit breakers, switchgear, switchboards, motor controllers
RevenueINR47,978 crore (US$9.07 billion) (2011-2012)[2]
Net incomeINR7,039 crore (US$1.33 billion) (2011-2012)
Total assetsINR12,551.4 crore (US$2.37 billion) (2010-2011)[3]
Employees46,274 (2010)[3]
Websitewww.bhel.com

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) (BSE500103, NSEBHEL) is an Indian integrated power plant equipment manufacturer and operates as an engineering and manufacturing company based in New Delhi, India. Established in 1964, BHEL ushered in the indigenous Heavy Electrical Equipment industry in India.[citation needed] The company has been earning profits continuously since 1971-72[citation needed] and paying dividends since 1976-77.[citation needed]

It is engaged in the design, engineering, manufacture, construction, testing, commissioning and servicing of a wide range of products and services for the core sectors of the economy, viz. Power, Transmission, Industry, Transportation, Renewable Energy, Oil & Gas and Defence. It has 15 manufacturing divisions, two repair units, four regional offices, eight service centres, eight overseas offices and 15 regional centres and currently operates at more than 150 project sites across India and abroad. Most of its manufacturing units and other entities have been accredited to Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001:2008), Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001:2004) and Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems (OHSAS 18001:2007).

It is the 12th largest power equipment manufacturer in the world. In the year 2011, it was ranked ninth most innovative company in the world by US business magazine Forbes. BHEL is the only Indian Engineering company on the list, which contains online retail firm Amazon at the second position with Apple and Google at fifth and seventh positions,respectively.[4] It is also placed at 4th place in Forbes Asia's Fabulous 50 List of 2010 . BHEL was established more than 50 years ago, ushering in the indigenous Heavy Electrical Equipment industry in India.[5] The company has been earning profits continuously since 1971-72 and paying dividends since 1976-77.[6] 74% of the total power generated in India is produced by equipment manufactured by BHEL.[7]

It is one of India's nine largest Public Sector Undertakings or PSUs, known as the Navratnas or 'the nine jewels'.[8] In June 2012, BHEL commissioned 250 MW power generating unit at Harduaganj in Uttar Pradesh.This would add six millin units of electricity on a daily basis.[9]

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Main Manufacturing Facilities

Entrance to BHEL Ranipur, Haridwar plant.

Besides these manufacturing units there are four power sectors ( PSNR-Noida , PSWR-Nagpur , PSER-Kolkata & PSSR-Chennai ) which undertake EPC contract from various customers and are responsible for erection and commissioning of various BHEL and bought out equipment.Power sector HQ is located in Noida. The Research and Development arm of BHEL is situated in Hyderabad and two repair shops are at HERP (Heavy Equipment Repair Plant), Varanasi[12] and EMRP (Electric machines repair plant) Mumbai.

Products

Indian Railways WCAM 3 Manufactured By BHEL

Recruitment / HR

BHEL primarily recruits through an all India entrance test for Engineers/ Finance / HR executives.A small percentage of recruitment is through campus , the institutes visited are IIT's , NITs, PEC etc. BHEL established integrated townships for its employees at the locations it operates a facility, such as those at Bhopal and Hyderabad.

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