BHEL commissions final unit of Baira Siul Hydro Power Station in Himachal Pradesh
21st Oct 2021

Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has successfully completed Renovation & Modernization (R&M) and commissioned the third and final unit of the 3x60 MW Baira Siul Hydro Power Station located in Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh. The first and second units of the station have already been renovated and commissioned in December 2019 and October 2020 respectively. The company had won the order for R&M of the three units of Baira Siul Hydro Power Station amidst stiff competitive bidding.

The company’s scope in the project comprised design, manufacture, supply, replacement and commissioning of critical parts of Turbines & auxiliaries, Governors, Generators and Control & Monitoring. The equipment has been supplied from BHEL’s manufacturing units at Bhopal, Bengaluru and Jhansi, while the on-site installation activities were carried out by the company's Power Sector - Northern Region division, Noida.

BHEL is India’s largest engineering and manufacturing company of its kind. It is a power plant equipment manufacturer and operates as an engineering and manufacturing company.