To promote Make in India and support international companies for setting up manufacturing in India, BHEL has floated an Expression of Interest (EoI) inviting global companies to partner and leverage its facilities for setting up a manufacturing base in the country.
BHEL has 16 manufacturing facilities spread across the country with substantial land banks as well as extensive built up industrial/ commercial and residential spaces. It’s manpower strength of about 34,000 which includes 9,000 engineers with experience in cutting edge technologies.
BHEL has 16 Centre of Excellence (CoE) in areas such as Computational Fluid Dynamics, Intelligent Machines & Robotics, Machine Dynamics, Nano Technology, Power Electronics, Ultra High Voltage, Advanced Transmission, Control & Instrumentation, Surface Engineering, Coal Research, Advance Fabrication Technology, etc. and 5 Specialised Research Centers – Welding Research, Ceramic Research, Electric Traction, Pollution Control etc. It has ongoing technology partnerships with some of the major global manufacturing and engineering companies as well as relationships with leading national laboratories and institutions.
These facilities & capabilities along with its tie ups put BHEL in a strong position to support any international company, in setting up a base in India and taking forward the vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.