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Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL)

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL), a Miniratna Defence PSU, was incorporated in the year 1970 under the Ministry of Defence, Government of India. A pioneer in the manufacture of Anti-Tank Guided Missiles (ATGM) in the country, BDL is now involved in manufacturing ATGMs of the new generation, Surface-to-air weapon systems, strategic weapons, launchers, underwater weapons, decoys and test equipment. BDL is fully geared up to meet the demands of the Armed Forces by capacity augmentation of all Major projects including ATGMs and SAMs by establishing new units at Amravati, Maharashtra and Ibrahimpatnam, Ranga Reddy District, Telangana State.

BDL's three units at Kanchanbagh, Bhanur and Visakhapatnam have ISO 14001 certification. BDL's production divisions, design & engineering and information technology divisions have obtained ISO 9001:2008 accreditation.

BDL has integrated LRSAM missile for Indian Navy for which HOT (Home On Target) test has been conducted and two LRSAM Missiles have been test-fired successfully from Indian Warship in December  2015. BDL is also the lead integrator for MRSAM (Army). Currently, Akash Weapons System (AWS) is one of the major products indigenously produced by BDL with DRDO as a designer, which is being supplied to the Indian Army and Air Force.

BDL is putting constant and determined efforts towards indigenisation of ATGMs being manufactured with an objective of increasing self-reliance, reduction of foreign exchange and cost reduction. BDL has achieved indigenisation up to 90 percent, 76.4 percent and 71 percent in respect of Konkurs-M ATGM, Invar ATGM and Milan-2T ATGM respectively.

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) News

BDL appoints 5 Independent Directors on its Board

Ministry of Defence has appointed five Independent Directors on the Board of Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL)....

BDL is looking to hire Director (Technical); salary up-to 2.90 lakh

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) has posted a job vacancy through the PESB portal for the engagement of Director (Technical); Eligible and interested candidates can apply before Feb 9....

BDL & Indian Army sign contract worth Rs 471.41 crore for refurbishment of missiles

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) and the Indian Army signed a contract worth Rs 471.41 crore for the refurbishment of IGLA - 1M missiles....

PM lays foundation stone for Jhansi Unit of BDL

Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for setting up a manufacturing unit of Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL), at Jhansi in the UP Defence Corridor....

BDL inks export contract worth US$21 mn with Spain’s Airbus Defense & Space

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) has signed an export contract for Counter-Measures Dispensing System (CMDS) with Spain's Airbus Defense & Space....

BDL celebrates Hindi Fortnight and Hindi Diwas

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) celebrated Hindi Fortnight Valedictory and Hindi Diwas programme on September 14 through a video conference....

Army College of Dental Sciences gets BDL CSR support for modern equipment

BDL has contributed an amount of Rs 45 Lakh towards procurement of Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) equipment for Army College of Dental Sciences, (ACDS), Secunderabad....

Modernisation of DPSUs: Parliamentary Standing Committee on Defence visits BDL

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Defence visited Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) to study the ‘Modernisation of Defence Public Sector Undertakings'....

BDL & MBDA to establish advanced short-range air-to-air missile facility in India

BDL and MBDA are establishing a facility for the final assembly, integration and test (FAIT) of advanced short-range air-to-air missile (ASRAAM) missiles in India....

BDL to invest in UP Defence Corridor, signs MoU with UPEIDA

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) has signed an MoU with Uttar Pradesh Expressways Industrial Development Authority (UPEIDA) for setting up a unit in the UP Defence Corridor....

BDL Formation Day: DPSU foresees more opportunities for growth and a promising future

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) celebrated its 52nd Formation Day on Friday at its various units and offices adhering to COVID-19 protocol....

BDL inks contract with Ministry of Defence for supply of Akash Missiles

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) has signed a contract worth about Rs 499 crore with Ministry of Defence for manufacture and supply of ‘Akash Missiles’ to the Indian Air Force ....

BDL setting up first of a kind environmental testing facility in Vizag

Chief of Staff (Eastern Naval Command) Vice Admiral Biswajit Dasgupta laid the foundation stone for establishing an environmental testing facility at the Visakhapatnam unit of BDL ....

BDL observes 7th International Yoga Day with enthusiasm

The 7th International Yoga Day 2021 was observed in all units and offices of Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) with lot of enthusiasm and fervour ....

BDL installs Oxygen generator plant at the Military Hospital in Secunderabad

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) has installed an oxygen generator plant having a capacity of 960 litres per minute, which is equivalent to 170 to 220 cylinders per day, at Military Hospital, Secunderabad ....

Defence PSUs rise to the challenge of COVID-19 India crisis

Defence PSUs and OFB are extending all possible assistance to the civil administration and state governments in the fight against the recent spike in COVID-19 cases across the country ....

DGAAD flags off Akash Missiles at BDL for delivery to Indian Army

Akash Missiles manufactured by BDL were flagged off by Lt Gen AP Singh (AVSM), Director General & Senior Colonel Commandant, Army Air Defence, for delivery to the Indian Army ....

Secretary (Defence Production) releases BDL's ‘E–book’ on Atmanirbharta

Secretary (Defence Production) Raj Kumar has released an e-book on ‘BDL – A journey towards Atmanirbharta’ in New Delhi on Thursday ....

BDL organises webinar on 'Indigenization Opportunities for Industry'

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) organised a webinar on 'Indigenization Opportunities for Industry' on Saturday as a part of 'Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav' celebrations ....

'Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav' begins at Bharat Dynamics Ltd

'Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav' begins at BDL; ‘Freedom March’ with war veterans and lecture on employability skills for students are also being organised ....

BDL pays an interim dividend of Rs 92 crore for FY 2020-21

Defence PSU Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) has paid an interim dividend of Rs 92.008 crore to the government for the current financial year (FY 2020-21) ....

BDL to supply Milan-2T Anti-Tank Guided Missiles to Indian Army

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) on Friday has signed a contract with Ministry of Defence for the production and supply of Milan-2T Anti-Tank Guided Missiles to the Indian Army ....

Privatisation: Govt will further disinvest stake in these defence PSUs

Minister of state for defence Shripad Naik told Rajya Sabha in a written response that the government is planning to decrease shareholding in defence PSUs GRSE and MIDHANI, while privatisation of BEML is already underway ....

BDL bags IAF order worth Rs 372.98 crore to supply MRSAM Missiles

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) has received an order worth Rs 372.98 from the Indian Air Force (IAF) to supply Medium-Range Surface-to-Air Missiles (MRSAM) ....

BDL hands over deep freezers to govt to support COVID vaccination programme

BDL, as a part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiative, has handed over 96 nos of deep freezers worth Rs 60.15 lakh to the government of Telangana with a view to supporting the ongoing COVID vaccination drive in the state ....

BDL finishes Aero India 2021 with launch of 'Dishani' & 'Garudastra'

Adding to its wide range of product line, Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) has launched two new products 'Dishani' and 'Garudastra' at Aero India 2021 ....

Chandraker Bharti (IAS) appointed as Govt Nominee Director of BDL

The Ministry of Defence has approved the appointment of Chandraker Bharti (IAS) as Part-Time Official Director on the Board of Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) in place of Ashwani Kumar (IAS) ....

BDL & Thales team up to manufacture STARStreak Air Defence System in India

Importantly, BDL will be given transfer of technology (TOT)  for STARStreak Air Defence system project which makes it an altogether different ball-game for the defence PSU ....

BDL receives order for indigenous Konkurs-M ATGM worth Rs 632.88 cr from Army

BDL has received orders for Konkurs-M ATGM worth Rs 632.88 crore from the Indian Army ....

BDL celebrates ‘Swachhta Pakhwada’ at all its units and offices

The defence PSU organised several programmes under ‘Swachhta Pakhwada’ from administering ‘Swacchta Pledge’ to employees by Commodore Siddharth Mishra (Retd), CMD to organizing Mini-Marathon for employees and their families ....

IAF successfully test-fires BDL manufactured Akash Missiles

‘Akash Missile’ is one of the most successful indigenous weapon system, designed and developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) ....

These PSUs made it to Fortune 500 list 2020 of Indian companies

Indian Oil has been ranked no 2 in the Fortune 500 list 2020 of Indian companies followed by Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), State Bank of India (SBI), and BPCL (Bharat Petroleum) in the top ten list ....

PSUs freeze DA for not just executives but non-executives as well?

In stark contrast to the DPE order, internal memo accessed by PSU Watch shows that DA has been frozen for both executives and non-executives at PSUs ....

DRDO Chairman flags off first indigenous heavy weight torpedo 'Varunastra'

The 'Varunastra,' which is a heavy-weight torpedo developed by DRDO and built by BDL, is set to now join the Indian Navy arsenal  ....

BDL is observing 'Vigilance Awareness Week 2020'

During the week-long celebrations, competitions on elocution, slogan writing, poster & collage-making would be held for employees of the company ....

BDL pays final dividend of Rs 35 crore for FY 2019-20 to the government

With this payout, the total dividend paid by Defence PSU Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) to the government for the financial year 2019-20 amounts to Rs 135.536 crore ....

BDL OFS underbooked; Govt raises Rs 770 crore as only 2.34 cr shares subscribed

BDL OFS concluded on Wednesday with a total subscription of about 2.34 cr shares worth Rs 770 cr from institutional and retail investors. The govt had a target to generate over Rs 900 crore through the issue ....

Govt initiates disinvestment process of 15% stake in BDL via OFS

The government has started the process of disinvestment of its 15 percent stake in Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) through Offer For Sale (OFS) ....

Rajnath Singh launches defence equipment indigenised by BDL

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh launched Konkurs Missile & Konkurs Launcher Test Equipment, which have been indigenously designed and developed by Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) ....

Rajnath Singh launches 15 products developed by Defence PSUs and OFB

The impressive list of indigenous products manufactured by the Defence PSUs and OFB gives me confidence that they would be the prime drivers of the ‘atma nirbhar abihyan’ and contribute immeasurably to the cause of national security and self-reliance, said Rajnath ....

Defence Minister lays foundation for creation of new infrastructure facilities at BDL

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh laid the foundation for the creation of seeker facility centre and warhead production facility at Defence PSU Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) on Monday ....

BDL inaugurates new facilities during ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat Week’ celebration

Keeping pace with the latest technology and the requirement of high quality and reliability in the manufacture of Defence equipment, BDL has set up Surface-Mount Technology (SMT) facility ....

BDL celebrates its 51st formation day

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) celebrated its 51st formation day on July 16 at its various units and offices following the mandatory guidelines and social distancing norms ....

Akash Missile: BDL signs contract for licence agreement & ToT with DRDO

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) has signed contract for License Agreement and Transfer of Technology (LAToT) of Akash Missile Weapon System with Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) ....

Nuka Srinivasulu takes over as Director (Finance) of BDL

Nuka Srinivasulu, who was serving as General Manager (Finance) of BDL, has assumed charge as Director (Finance) of the organisation on Wednesday ....

BDL to manufacture advanced, compact & reliable ICU ventilators

Setting-up an excellent example of industry, academia and start-up synergy, BDL has signed an MoU with IIT-Kanpur and Nocca Robotics for the production of advanced ventilators ....