Industrial Visit has an important role in exposing the real life situation in an industry. It was a great experience for them to visit at BHEL. Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited owned and founded by the Government of India, is an engineering and manufacturing company based in New Delhi, India. Established in 1964, BHEL is India’s largest power generation equipment manufacturer. BHEL is engaged in the design, engineering, manufacturing, construction, testing, commissioning and servicing of a wide range of products, systems and services for the core sectors of the economy, viz. power, transmission, industry, transportation, renewable energy, oil & gas and defence. It has a network of 17 manufacturing units, 2 repair units, 4 regional offices, 8 service centres, 8 overseas offices, 15 regional centres, 7 joint ventures, and infrastructure allowing it to execute more than 150 projects at sites across India and abroad. The company has established the capability to deliver 20,000 MW p.a. of power equipment to address the growing demand for power generation equipment.
Mostly electrical engineers will be posted in maintenance in manufacturing units. In maintenance they will be looking after electrical maintenance of machines,instrumentation,cranes maintenance etc. Maintenance mainly deals with breakdown maintenance,Reconditioning & retrofitting, Predective & Preventive maintenance, New machines erection and commissioning, substation maintenance,telephones and airconditioning etc.