BEL’s land­mark turnover

Vayu Aerospace and Defence - - Aviation & Defence Inindia -

Bharat Elec­tron­ics Lim­ited ( BEL) achieved a land­mark turnover of more than Rs.10,000 Crores (Pro­vi­sional & Unau­dited) dur­ing FY 2017- 18, sus­tain­ing dou­ble digit growth over the pre­vi­ous year’s turnover of Rs. 8,825 Crores. Some of the flag­ship projects ex­e­cuted dur­ing the year in­clude In­te­grated Air Com­mand & Con­trol Sys­tem ( IACCS), weapon lo­cat­ing radar (WLR), hand held ther­mal imager (HHTI), Akash Weapon Sys­tem (Army), naval fire con­trol sys­tem, in­te­grated com­mu­ni­ca­tion sys­tem, 3-D Tac­ti­cal Con­trol Radar (TCR), elec­tronic war­fare sys­tems, L-70 gun up­grade, elec­tronic vot­ing ma­chines (EVM) and voter ver­i­fi­able pa­per au­dit trail (VVPAT).

BEL’s Chair­man & Man­ag­ing Di­rec­tor, Mr Gow­tama MV, stated: “The fo­cus on in­di­geni­sa­tion for self-reliance has con­tin­ued with more vigour, be­sides ca­pac­ity build­ing, ex­pan­sion and en­hanced out­sourc­ing to SME sec­tor. Also, BEL has been able to main­tain good or­der ac­qui­si­tion this year. These ef­forts will com­ple­ment BEL to sus­tain growth, cap­i­talise fu­ture op­por­tu­ni­ties and con­sol­i­date mar­ket lead­er­ship in the de­fence busi­ness.”

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