Heavy Power Equipment Plant (HPEP)


Evolution and growth of BHEL Hyderabad unit :

The Hyderabad Unit of BHEL is located at Ramachandrapuram which is around 30KM from the historic city of Charminar .   Foundation Stone of the Plant was laid in 1959 and the production commenced in the year 1965.  The Unit was set up mainly to manufacture 60MW and 110MW Steam Turbo Generator sets for State Electricity Boards and also 12 MW TG Sets. From this small beginning, the Ramachandrapuram Unit has been growing steadily in different phases of development and today it caters to a wide spectrum of business in Power, Industry, Transmission, Oil and Gas.  It now boasts the largest number of products under a single roof as compared to any of the other BHEL Units.


            Phase.I     -    Project Implementation & Technology   absorption (1959-70)

        Phase.II    -    Diversification (1971-78)

        Phase.III    -    Technology upgradation (197985)

         Phase.IV   -     Market orientation (1985-91)

        Phase.V    -     Adaptation to liberalization (1992-2002)

        Phase.VI   -     Modernisation and Capacity enhancement (2003-2012)

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