Bharat Forge Recognized by General Motors as a 2016 Supplier of the Year Winner

Bharat Forge was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors during its 25th Annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony held Friday, March 31 in Orlando, Florida. GM recognized 118 of its best suppliers from 15 countries that have consistently exceeded GM’s expectations, created outstanding value or brought new innovations to the company. The announcement represented the most suppliers GM has recognized since debuting the Supplier of the Year event in 1992. This is the first time Bharat Forge has received the award. Winning suppliers were chosen by a global team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing and logistics executives and selected based on performance criteria in Product Purchasing, Indirect Purchasing, Customer Care and Aftersales, and Logistics. The award was received by Mr. Amit Kalyani, Executive Director, Bharat Forge and Mr. Subodh Tandale, Executive Director, Bharat Forge.
06
Apr
17

Bharat Forge awarded General Motors Supplier of the Year Award 2016

On March 31, 2017, General Motors, USA awarded Bharat Forge with the prestigious Supplier of the Year Award – 2016. The Award this year was even more special as GM celebrated the 25th anniversary of this Award. Every year, GM recognizes 108 suppliers, selected from over 20,000 suppliers. Criteria for selection includes performance on pricing, quality, delivery, cultural issues (communication etc.), engineering capability, new business awards from GM in the year. On behalf of Bharat Forge, Mr. Amit Kalyani and Mr. Subodh Tandale received the Award from GM Management. Within GM system, this recognition creates very high visibility.
31
Mar
17

Bharat Forge Awarded First Position in 5S and Energy Conservation Competitions

Bharat Forge has been conferred with First Position in 5S and Energy Conservation Competitions at an event organized by ACMA (Western Region) on 17th March 2017 at Pune. First Position Award in “5S Competition” was presented in recognition & appreciation of efforts taken by the plant & its personnel in achieving Excellence in the 5S Category. First Position Award in “2nd Best Practices Competition” was presented in recognition & appreciation of efforts taken by the plant & its personnel in achieving Excellence in Energy Conservation.
17
Mar
17

Bharat Forge awarded Daimler Supplier Award 2016

Bharat Forge has been adjudged as one of Daimler AG's top 10 global suppliers for the year 2016 in recognition of top supplier performance in Quality. Bharat Forge was awarded Daimler Supplier Award 2016 – Global Procurement Trucks and Buses for the international supply of best quality products. CMD received the award at the hands of Dr. Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of the Board of Management Daimler AG, Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars, interim Head of Daimler Trucks and Buses and Dr. Marcus Schoenenberg, Vice President Procurement Daimler Trucks and Buses on February 23, 2017 in the Mercedes-Benz Center Stuttgart. Once a year, the German vehicle manufacturer presents the Daimler Supplier Award for above-average performance and partnership collaboration with its suppliers. Performance is measured in terms of quality, costs, delivery reliability and innovation power. Furthermore, co-operative and moral behaviour is also evaluated.
23
Feb
17

Bharat Forge awarded the prestigious TIME India Global Manufacturer for the Year 2017

Time Inc. awarded Bharat Forge with the prestigious TIME India Global Manufacturer for the Year 2017 at the second annual TIME India Awards. The Award was received by Baba N. Kalyani, Chairman and Managing Director, Bharat Forge and Amit Kalyani, Executive Director, Bharat Forge at the hands of Shri Arun Jaitley, Hon’ble Minister of Finance of India. The awards recognizing Leadership in Indian Manufacturing were presented on 27th January 2017 at the Confederation of India Industry’s Partnership Summit in Andhra Pradesh, one of India’s most prominent international business events. The finalists were selected from a pool of 15,000 manufacturing companies after a rigorous evaluation of qualitative and quantitative parameters conducted with McKinsey & Co., the knowledge partner for the awards. Alongside exhibiting overall competitiveness and pursuing innovation, shortlisted companies stood out for at least one zing factor – either their remarkable export orientation, pioneering adoption of Industry 4.0, focus on sustainable manufacturing, or attempts to solve a societal problem.
27
Jan
17

Baba Kalyani conferred with the prestigious “ ICSI Lifetime Achievement Award - 2016”

The Institute of Company Secretaries of India bestowed the prestigious “ICSI Lifetime Achievement Award” on Baba N. Kalyani, Chairman& Managing Director, Bharat Forge for ‘Translating Excellence in Corporate Governance into Reality’ for the year 2016. The award was presented in recognition to his outstanding contribution to the corporate sector, his dedicated service to the society and exemplary philanthropy. The Award was received by Amit Kalyani, Executive Director, Bharat Forge at the hands of Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, Hon’ble Minister of State (I/C), Commerce and Industry, Government of India on 24th December 2016 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.
24
Dec
16

Bharat Forge Awarded Silver Certificate for Manufacturing Excellence

Bharat Forge has been conferred with the prestigious “Silver Certificate of Merit” at the Frost & Sullivan “India Manufacturing Excellence Awards 2016”. The Award was presented in recognition and appreciation of the efforts taken by the plant and its personnel in enhancing Manufacturing and Supply Chain Excellence.
09
Dec
16

Basavraj P. (Raju) Kalyani conferred with the prestigious “Forge Master Award”

Basavraj P. (Raju) Kalyani, Executive Director – Bharat Forge was conferred with the prestigious “Forge Master Award” in recognition to his contribution to the forging industry. The Award was presented during the inaugural ceremony of Forgetech India 2016, organized by Association of Indian Forging Industry (AIFI) on 3rd December 2016 at Gurgaon.
03
Dec
16

Baba N. Kalyani conferred with “Qimpro Platinum Standard 2016 - Business Award”

Baba N. Kalyani, Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge was conferred with the prestigious “Qimpro Platinum Standard 2016 - Business Award” in recognition for being an inspiration for the Business community in India and overseas and for being National Statesperson for Excellence for Quality in Business. The “Qimpro Platinum Standard 2016 - Business Award” was conferred on Mr Baba N. Kalyani at the hands of Mr N Chandrasekaran, CEO & Managing Director, Tata Consultancy Services; Qimpro Platinum Standard 2015 and Mr N H Israni, Chairman, Blue Cross Laboratories; Patron, Qimpro Foundation.
20
Nov
16

Bharat Forge wins the prestigious Make in India Awards for “Indigenization through Make in India”

Bharat Forge won the prestigious Make in India Awards for “Indigenization through Make in India”. Baba N. Kalyani, Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge received this prestigious award at the hands of Hon'ble Union Minister of Steel, Shri Chaudhary Birender Singh. The award ceremony was organized by ETNOW - Times Network on 18th October 2016 at Taj Palace, New Delhi.
19
Oct
16

Bharat Forge Ltd awarded with “Frost & Sullivan Award 2016”

Bharat Forge Ltd. was honored with “Frost & Sullivan Award 2016” for Growth, Innovation and Leadership in the category of “India Ferrous New Product Development Leadership Award”. The award was received by Dr.Rajkumar P Singh, Sr.Director , Kalyani Centre for Technology & Innovation (BFL) at Hotel Hyatt Regency, Mumbai.
05
Oct
16

Ms. Leena Deshpande conferred with the prestigious ‘CSR Professional of the Year Award 2016’

India CSR, world’s popular CSR Newswire, awarded Ms. Leena Deshpande with ‘CSR Professional of the Year Award’ for her outstanding contribution to CSR space at India CSR Award gala night. The award was presented by Mr. T.B. Jayachandra, Hon. Minister Law, Parliamentary Affairs, Animal Husbandry, Karnataka State. The India CSR Awards were held on Saturday, August 27, 2016 at Bengaluru in the presence of more than 100 CSR leaders.
27
Aug
16

Bharat Forge awarded Certificate of Recognition by General Motors

Bharat Forge has been awarded Certificate of Recognition by General Motors for winning GM’s Global Business by ensuring competitiveness. The award was presented at GM India Supplier Recognition Ceremony on 14th July 2016 by Johnny Saldhana, VP – GM International GPSC and received by Raju Kalyani, Executive Director – Bharat Forge and K Chethan, Director Quality – Bharat Forge.
14
Jul
16

Bharat Forge awarded “Industry Excellence Award 2015”

Bharat Forge won the “Industry Excellence Award 2015” in Manufacturing and Processing. The award was handed over by Prof. Tathagata Roy, Governor of Tripura, in presence of Dr. V. K. Saraswat, member, NITI AYOG and other dignitaries present in 30th Indian Engineering Congress at Guwahati on 18th December, 2015. The award was received by Dr. Singh, Sr. Director, KCTI on behalf of Bharat Forge.

18
Dec
15

Bharat Forge conferred with “5th Annual Greentech CSR Award 2015”

“5th Annual Greentech CSR Award 2015” presented by Shri Kamleshwar Sharan, Chairman & CEO, Greentech Foundation and Shri S. K. Acharya, CMD, Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd.
28
Nov
15

Bharat Forge awarded “Recognition Prize – Energy Efficiency Award 2015”

Deutsche Energie-Agentur (dena) – the German Energy Agency awarded the Recognition Prize of its international Energy Efficiency Award to Bharat Forge Limited at Berlin on 16th November 2015, as part of its Initiative EnergieEffizienz. The Recognition Prize of the Energy Efficiency Award 2015 was awarded to Bharat Forge by the Jury as it succeeded in significantly reducing energy consumption at its Indian site in Pune, thanks to the introduction of a demand-oriented and optimized control system for the central cooling. Substantial energy savings have been achieved with the introduction of simple measures and moderate investment. The central cooling process was automated and new technologies and closed loop controls were installed to achieve the required energy saving results.

16
Nov
15

Baba N Kalyani conferred with the prestigious “The Machinist Hall of Fame Award -2015”

Baba N Kalyani, Chairman & MD, Bharat Forge Limited conferred with the prestigious “The Machinist Hall of Fame Award -2015” on 30th October 2015 at Bangalore for his enormous contribution to the Indian manufacturing industry and his distinguished track record of entrepreneurship, that has set extremely high standards of ethical and transparent conduct.

30
Oct
15

“Fellowship Award 2015” conferred upon Dr. S.V. Bhave, Senior VP – HR, IR & Admin, Bharat Forge

The “Fellowship Award” of the National Institute of Personnel Management (NIPM) was conferred upon Dr. S.V. Bhave, Senior VP - HR, IR & Admin, Bharat Forge. The award was ceremonially conferred upon him at the NIPM Evening & Convocation of 34th Annual National Conference of NIPM held on October 8, 2015 at Coimbatore. This award is given to senior HR Professionals on all India basis for rendering extra-ordinary services to the profession.

08
Oct
15

Baba Kalyani conferred with the prestigious “Uddhavshri Award-2015”

Baba Kalyani, Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge, was conferred with the “Uddhavshri Award 2015” by Shiv Sena for his outstanding contribution in the field of Industry. The award was received by Dr. Bhave, on behalf of Baba Kalyani at the hands of Babasaheb Dhumal, Shiv Sena, Pune Chief on 7th August 2015.

07
Aug
15

Amit Kalyani conferred with the prestigious “The Machinist Super Next Generation Leader Award-2015”

Amit Kalyani, Executive Director, Bharat Forge Limited was conferred with the prestigious “The Machinist Super Next Generation Leader Award -2015” for his outstanding contribution in the field of Business Industry and recognition of his successful journey as a next generation entrepreneur as well as in recognition of his dynamic contribution to the growth of the company. Hon’ble Union Minister of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises, Shri Kalraj Mishra honored Amit Kalyani with this prestigious award. The award ceremony was organized by ‘The Machinist’ at Hotel Westin, Pune on Friday, 22nd May, 2015.

22
May
15

Bharat forge awarded Best Pavilion in the Large Enterprise Category at Hannover Messe 2015

Bharat Forge was awarded the best Pavilion in the “Large Enterprise Category” at Make in India at Hannover Messe 2015. Hannover Messe 2015, the world’s leading trade fair for industrial technologies was held in Hannover, Germany in April 2015 and India was the partner country. Bharat Forge booth at the Hannover Messe Industrial Trade Fair was visited by Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi and German Chancellor, Angela Merkel.

The association was seen as an important step in furthering Indo – German ties and reflected the renewed global confidence in the country. It also highlighted Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious ‘Make in India’ project on a global platform.

23
Apr
15

Baba Kalyani conferred with the prestigious “Ratna Vaibhav Award-2015”

Baba Kalyani, Chairman and Managing Director, Bharat Forge Limited was conferred with the prestigious “Ratna Vaibhav Award-2015” for his outstanding contribution in the field of Business Industry. Hon’ble Governor of Maharashtra, Shri Chennamaneni Vidyasagar Rao honored Baba Kalyani with this prestigious award. The award ceremony was organized by Doordarshan at the Ravindra Natya Mandir, Mumbai on Thursday, 23rd April, 2015. Eminent personalities like Bharat Ratna Sachin Tendulkar, Dhanraj Pilly, Ajit Gulabchand have been previously awarded with this honour.

23
Apr
15

Baba Kalyani conferred with the prestigious “Eminent Engineer Award-2015”

Baba Kalyani, Chairman and Managing Director, Bharat Forge Limited was conferred with the prestigious “Eminent Engineer Award – 2015” by Dr Kirit Parikh, Chairman , Integrated Research and Action for Development and former member , Planning Commission on the occasion of 13th Foundation day of Engineering Council of India. The “Eminent Engineer Award – 2015” was conferred on Baba Kalyani for his outstanding contribution in the field of engineering industry. Eminent personalities like Shri NR Narayan Murthy, Founder, Infosys, Dr. Baldevraj, Director, National Institute of Advance Studies, Bangalore etc have been previously awarded with this honour by The Engineering Council of India.

06
Apr
15

Bharat Forge awarded by the World CSR Congress

Bharat Forge received the “50 Most Caring Companies of India Award” and “50 Most Talented CSR Leaders Award” by the World CSR Congress in February 2015. The award was received by Leena Deshpande, Head CSR, on behalf of Bharat Forge.

15
Feb
15

Baba N Kalyani conferred with the prestigious “IIM - JRD Tata Award for Excellence in Corporate Leadership in Metallurgical Industries-2014”

Baba Kalyani, Chairman and Managing Director, Bharat Forge Limited was conferred with the prestigious “IIM-JRD Tata Award for Excellence in Corporate Leadership in Metallurgical industries – 2014” for his outstanding contribution in the field of Metallurgical industries and Manufacturing sector. On the occasion of 68th Annual Technical Meeting of The Indian Institute of Metals, Shri Narendra Singh Tomar, Union Minister of Steel & Mines honored Baba Kalyani with this award. The award ceremony was organized at the College of Engineering, Pune on Friday, 14th November 2014. Since 2008, each year the National Council of The Indian Institute of Metals selects one eminent public figure for conferring this award. Eminent personalities like Shri Ratan Tata, Shri B Muthurmanan , Former Vice Chairman Tata Steel, Dr E Sreedharan , Former MD, Delhi Metro, Debnarayan Bhattacharya, MD, Hindalco Industries , Dr Sanak Mishra, Vice President, Arcelor Mittal and HM Nerurkar, Former MD, Tata Steel have been previously awarded with this honour.

14
Nov
14

Baba N Kalyani conferred with the prestigious ‘Sir M Visvesvaraya Memorial Award - 2014’

Baba Kalyani, Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge was conferred with the “Bharatratna Sir M Visvesvaraya Memorial Award – 2014” by the Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce & Industry at a function organized in Bengaluru, on the occasion of Founder’s Day Celebrations. Marking the occasion were Shri D V Sadananda Gowda, Hon’ble Union Minister for Railways; Dr. Narendra Jadhav, Former Member of the Planning Commission of India; Shri S. Sampathraman, President, FKCCI and many other distinguished leaders from the business community, members of the chambers, academicians, economists, legislators and policy makers.

Commemorating the birth anniversary of Sir M Visvesvaraya, Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce & Industry instituted the Visvesvaraya Memorial Award in the year 1999 to recognize and acknowledge the outstanding efforts of distinguished persons who have significantly contributed to the economic and social development of India and the state of Karnataka. Mr NR Narayana Murthy, Mr Azim H Premji, Dr Devi Shetty are some of the eminent past recipients of this award.

20
Sep
14

Bharat Forge Ltd awarded ‘Rail Business - Product of the Year Award 2014’

Bharat Forge Limited won the prestigious ‘Rail Business – Product of the Year Award-2014’ for making significant progress in design and implementation. The award ceremony was held by Rail Business Magazine on Friday, 6th June 2014 at SER Railway Officer’s Club, Garden Reach in Kolkata. The award was received by V.K. Jain, Advisor, Bharat Forge presented by Chairman, Railway Board Mr Arunendra Kumar.

Bharat Forge has been supplying to all major railway networks across the world Including US and Europe. Bharat Forge supplies critical engine components such as large crankshafts and connecting rods to the railway industry globally and is the only Crankshaft Manufacturer in India for the industrial sector.

06
Jun
14

Bharat Forge Limited, India awarded ‘SWORD OF HONOUR’ for safety success

UK, November 29, 2013: Bharat Forge Limited, India the largest forging company in the world has been conferred upon with the prestigious international “Sword of Honour Award” by the British Safety Council for our Health & Safety Management Systems.

The Sword of Honour Award was received by Mr B P Kalyani, Executive Director, Bharat Forge Ltd. today, 29th November 2013 at the historic Goldsmiths’ Hall in the City of London

The Sword of Honour is a reflection of high standards of Health & Safety performance and demonstration of leadership in safety in all phases of operations across the plant. Bharat Forge Limited is among a few companies in the world in the forging sector to have received this honour.

Accepting the Award, Mr B P Kalyani, Executive Director, Bharat Forge Ltd., said “I would like to thank the British Safety Council for recognizing our efforts towards Health & Safety and honouring us with the Sword”. I would also like to congratulate our entire team for this outstanding achievement and am sure that we continue working with the same zeal and spirit in the area of Health, Safety and Environment, he added.

29
Nov
13

BFL awarded 'FIVE STAR RATING' by The British Safety Council,UK.

Bharat Forge Ltd has been awarded the 'Five Star Rating' by The British Safety Council, UK. The award aims to recognise the 'best of the best' in health and safety management.

The international "quality-assured rating" system evaluates an organisation's health, safety and performance. A structured audit system provides a safety plan for continuous improvement towards best practice.

To ensure it is a truly objective measurement and continuous improvement tool, the Five Star protocol and methodology evaluates management performance quantitatively, producing a numerical score for each of the 60 elements. The report works from a zero base and builds on an organisation's success in each element. It also highlights successes and opportunities.

The British Safety Council's five star rating for Health and Safety management system audit is a comprehensive audit system that is designed for 'real' workplace. It is a demonstration of good health and safety practice in the facility.

28
Nov
13

Mr. Zope,Group CIO awarded as 'Great CISO’s of India'

Bharat Forge Group CIO, Yogesh Zope have been awarded Great CIO's of India. We interacted with him and found out what makes him the great CIO of India.
1.Your Achievements as a CISO
I have established a security process to go with well designed technical architeture withi kalyani Group.Long back we achieved ISO 270001 cerification and we are matured company when it comes to security awarness.Recently we deployed multiLayered security solution for a multi tenated Data Center of kalyani Group. This was Large Project implementation best-of-breed security technologies.

2.A technology that will see more adaption in securing networks
Accdording to me DLP in combination with Encryption will see more adoptiobns.BYOD requires Mobile Management to adress related threats.Centralized log analysis will help in monitoring and managing networks.

3.A network threat that CISOs should give more attention to
Internal threats to the data and balance between People,Process & Technology need More attention from CISOs.

4.The best security architecture to protect enterprise networks
We refer to IT Risk Pyramid model developement by westerman and R Hunter in which they found the risk factor related to availability,access,accuracy and the model architecture must consider these risk.The architecture shoul also deploy controls without affecting performance(both technology &User).

5.Your message to cybercriminals
Why this fight?Lets make a world better to Live.

28
Nov
13

Baba kalyani confered with the "Lakshya Business Visionary Award"

Mumbai, October 22, 2013: In recognition of his extraordinary contribution to the Indian business landscape, Mr. Baba Kalyani, Chairman and Managing Director, Bharat Forge Limited was today, conferred with the prestigious ‘Lakshya Business Visionary Award’ by the National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE). In an acceptance speech that was read out at the function, Mr Kalyani said, ”I am extremely thankful to the National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), for bestowing this honour upon me. Such honours have been a constant source of inspiration for me and my company”.

At Bharat Forge, we have always envisioned a borderless world, where deep-rooted innovation and entrepreneurship can achieve its full potential. Since inception, across decades, we have channelized our passion, intellect and energy towards achieving this objective. The Lakshya Business Visionary award further exemplifies our collective achievement of this objective.

Going forward, we will continue to create value on the strength of our vision, and entrepreneurial spirit to not only enhance our global manufacturing footprint but also promote and signify the Triumph of BRAND INDIA, he added.

22
Oct
13

Bharat Forge wins manufacturing today's "Excellence in Technology Award 2013"

Bharat Forge Ltd. was conferred with the prestigious 'Manufacturing Today's Excellence in Technology Award 2013' at Pune on Saturday, 28th September 2013 at Hyatt Pune. The Excellence award refers to enhanced
competitiveness and efficiency by adoption of technologies including machinery, equipment, industrial
automation, robotics, ERP and so on.

Bharat Forge was nominated for the award due to its significant progress in design & implementation. It has been able to successfully operate in a technology driven infrastructure and has shown commendable return on investment. The award was presented at a specially organized 'Awards Presentation Ceremony' in the
presence of distinguished gathering of business leaders, jurists, academics, environmentalists, economists, legislators and policy makers.

28
Sep
13

B.N. KALYANI CONFERRED WITH THE "IOD DISTINGUISHED FELLOWSHIP Award 2013"

Baba Kalyani, Chairman and Managing Director of Bharat Forge Limited., was conferred with the "IOD Distinguished Fellowship Award 2013".The award was presented by Dr M Veerappa Moily, Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas on Friday, 19th July 2013 at Ashok Hotel, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi in the presence of a distinguished international gathering of business leaders, experts, jurists, economists, legislators and policy makers on the occasion of IOD's 24th Annual Day.

The IOD Distinguished Fellowship Award was conferred on Mr Baba Kalyani for his distinguished track record of entrepreneurship that has set extremely high standards of ethical and transparent conduct and for Bharat Forge's contribution towards building 'Brand India'.

19
Jul
13

Baba N. Kalyani conferred Lifetime Achievement Award by The Asian Business Leadership Forum

Mr. Baba N. Kalyani, Chairman, Kalyani Group was honoured with the much coveted “Lifetime Achievement Award” at the Asian Business Leadership Forum’s award ceremony at Abu Dhabi on 27th November 2012.

The ABLF Lifetime Achievement Award is awarded to people who wield immense influence to mentor a generation of business leaders with old world wisdom and sharp business acumen and who consistently place team, community and country on his/her lead agenda. The ABLF Awards Grand Jury consists of a high-profile group of eminent industry experts, economic commentators and international leaders from government, business, academics, advisory and other professional disciplines.

27
Nov
12

Baba N. Kalyani conferred "Cross of the Order of Merit" by the Federal Republic of Germany

Baba N. Kalyani, Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge was honoured with the “Cross of the Order of Merit” of the Federal Republic of Germany by the German Ambassador to India, His Excellency Mr. Michael Steiner on November 7, 2012 at Mumbai.

 

The 'Cross of the Order of Merit' is Germany's highest honour for exemplary service to the nation awarded to individuals for their admirable services to the Federal Republic of Germany. The recognition is granted to those who make a significant contribution in social, intellectual, economic or political departments.

07
Nov
12

Baba Kalyani conferred “Doctor of Science” by His Excellency Shri Pranab Mukherjee at the Annual Convocation of IIT Kharagpur

Mr. Baba Kalyani, the Chairman & Managing Director of Bharat Forge was conferred an Honorary "Doctor of Science" (honoris causa) by His Excellency the President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday at the 58th Annual Convocation of IIT Kharagpur and the culmination of the Diamond Jubilee Celebration of the institute on 17th September 2012.

 

The Honorary "Doctor of Science" (honoris causa) was conferred on Mr. Baba Kalyani for his outstanding contribution to Entrepreneurship and for making Bharat Forge a global leader in the forging industry. Also present at the occasion were the Board of Governors and the Senate of IIT Kharagpur.

17
Sep
12

ACMA Awards awards Bharat Forge the Gold Trophy for Excellence in Export for the year 2011-12

Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India - 'ACMA Awards 2011-12' has selected Bharat Forge Ltd. for the Gold Trophy for Excellence in Export for the year 2011-12.

 

The Award was given at the hands of Hon'ble Shri Praful Patel, Union Minister for Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises at the ACMA Annual Session on Wednesday, 5th September 2012, at Hotel Taj Palace, Sardar Patel Marg, Delhi.

05
Sep
12

Bharat Forge receives the EEPC India National Award for Export Excellence 2009-2010

The EEPC India National Award for Export Excellence 2009-2010 was awarded to Bharat Forge Limited from Shri. Jyotiraditya M Scindia, Hon'ble Minister of State for Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India, on 20th December 2011 at New Delhi and was received by Mr. Lalit Kaul, Vice President, Delhi office.

20
Dec
11

Bharat Forge Limited honoured with the INS Industrial Excellence Award

INS Industrial Excellence Award is given every year to an individual or a group, belonging to the Indian industry that has, during the previous three years, made a significant contribution in the nuclear field through innovative technological and/or management approaches.

 

BFL has been conferred ‘The I N S Industrial Excellence Award 2010’ in the inaugural function of Conference on Strategic Electronics at Hyderabad on 24th November 2011.

 

The award was received by Mr. Sunil Chaturvedi, Chief Operating Officer, Bharat Forge Limited, Capital Goods Division.

24
Nov
11

Bharat Forge Limited wins the 6th Annual CIO Awards 2011

IDG India’s CIO magazine has awarded the ‘CIO100 Awards 2011’ to Bharat Forge Limited at the 6th Annual CIO100 awards function held at The Mariott in Pune on August 27th, 2011.

 

The annual award program recognizes organizations that exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence in information technology (IT). This year's award theme was "The Creative 100," which recognized a hundred IT leaders from leading Indian organizations for their creative use of enterprise technologies to meet their organizations’ business challenges.

 

In addition to the CIO100 Award, Bharat Forge was also conferred with the special award in the ‘Storage Awards 2011’ Category, which came as a surprise at the function.

 

The team has won the CIO Award for the second consecutive year.

27
Aug
11

Bharat Forge receives Golden Peacock Award for Best HR Practices 2011

Bharat Forge, the flagship company of the USD 2.5 billion Kalyani Group and a global leader in manufacturing & metal forming, was honored with the Golden Peacock Award for ‘Best HR Practices 2011’ in the Engineering sector. Dr Santosh Bhave, Vice President HR and Ms. Leena Deshpande AVP HR at Bharat Forge received the award from former Chief Justice of India, Justice M.N. Venkatchaliah at a ceremony organized by the Institute of Directors at the Le Meridian, New Delhi recently.

 

An eminent panel of judges headed by Dr. Ola Ullsten, Global Chairman & Former Prime Minister of Sweden, Justice P N Bhagwati, Former Chief Justice, Supreme Court of India, Pradeep Chaturvedi, Advisor-FAO and Dr. A N Saksena, Former Financial Advisor, Ministry of Petroleum considered each company’s performance based on a comprehensive set of criteria. The panel evaluated detailed information on the HR practices and systems of participating companies. This year’s format saw major Indian Corporates from 13 different sectors across the country compete for the coveted awards in the final round.

23
Aug
11

French Distinction "Chevalier de l’Ordre de la Légion d’Honneur

The French government has bestowed the award of Knight of the National Order of the Legion of Honour (Chevalier de l’Ordre de la Légion d’Honneur) on Baba Kalyani, Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge Limited. The Ambassador of France to India, Mr Jérôme Bonnafont, conferred the distinction on Mr Baba Kalyani during an award ceremony held at his residence in New Delhi, on 12th May 2011. Baba Kalyani received this award in recognition of his remarkable career as a businessman and his important contribution to enhance the relations between France and India in the economic and commercial fields.

 

The “Légion d’Honneur” (Legion of Honour) is the highest distinction that can be conferred by the French Republic on a French Citizen as well as on a foreigner. The Order of the Legion of Honour was instituted in 1802 by Napoléon Bonaparte.

12
May
11

Chairman, Mr B N Kalyani honored with the Udyog Ratna Award for 2010-11

Chairman, Mr B N Kalyani has been honored with the Udyog Ratna Award for 2010-11. The award was conferred on him by the Jagatik Marathi Chamber of Commerce and Industries for his outstanding achievements in the field of Business & Industry.

 

The award was presented at the hands of the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shri Prithviraj Chavan in the presence of Member of Parliament, Shri Manohar Joshi and Shri Shivajirao Adhalrao Patil on Saturday, 26th February 2011.

26
Feb
11

Bharat Forge receives India Shining Star CSR Award

Bharat Forge has been awarded the prestigious INDIA SHINING STAR CSR AWARD for outstanding CSR in the Auto Ancillary sector by Wockhardt Foundation. This award was presented during ‘CSR Thought Leadership Conclave’ at the hands of Shri Salman Khurshid, Honorable Union Cabinet Minister for Water Resources and for Minority Affairs on 19th February 2011 at Taj Mahal Palace, Colaba, Mumbai.

19
Feb
11

Bharat Forge receives the prestigious ‘Golden Peacock Innovative Product / Service Award – 2011’

Bharat Forge Ltd. was conferred the prestigious ‘Golden Peacock Innovative Product / Service Award – 2011’ at Bangalore in January 2012. The award was given by Mr. Ola Ullsten, former Prime Minister of Sweden and Co-Chair, World Commission on Forests and Sustainable Development and the same was received by BFL Engineering Team.

 

Institute of Directors Expert Panel shortlisted 152 applications after critical scrutiny for final selection through 3 tier Assessment Process. In Automobile Sector – Bharat Forge was selected as a winner.

 

The award was presented at a specially organized ‘Awards Presentation Ceremony’ in the presence of distinguished gathering of business leaders, jurists, academics, environmentalists, economists, legislators and policy makers.

16
Jan
11

ITI Khed awarded Educational Excellence Award.

The Knowledge Resource Development & Welfare Group (KRDWG) expert panel awarded the Educational Excellence Award to the Khed ITI, supported by Bharat Forge Ltd.


The award was presented by Ms. Chandni Bedi, Head, Navjyoti Foundation and France Parliament member Mr. Pascal to Principal Mr. C. L. Wankhede in a seminar and award ceremony which was scheduled on 21st January, 2012 at IIT Delhi.


The role model of ITI Khed was selected from 140 schools/ITIs across 5 Countries & 17 Indian states.

16
Jan
11

B.N. Kalyani Decorated with commander frst class of the royal order of the polar star

New Delhi, September 21st 2010 - Mr. BN Kalyani, Chairman and Managing Director of Bharat Forge Limited was today honored by being decorated with “COMMANDER FIRST CLASS” of the “ROYAL ORDER OF THE POLAR STAR”. The award was presented to him by His Excellency Lars- Olof Lindgren, Swedish Ambassador to India at a special ceremony held at the residence of the Swedish Ambassador in New Delhi.

 

The award is in recognition of Mr. Kalyani’s contribution in furthering Trade and Business cooperation between Sweden and India.

21
Sep
10

Bharat Forge receives National Award for Best HR Practices 2009

Bharat Forge was awarded the National Award for Best HR Practices 2009. The Award and the Winners Certificate was received by Dr. Santosh Bhave & Team during the Annual National Conference of NIPM (National Institute of Personnel Management) at Kolkata on 18th February 2010.


This was a national level competition organized by NIPM, where several industries from public and private sectors participated. The evaluation process comprised of 4 stages. Application submission, on-site evaluation by eminent Juries, presentation by finalists and 360 degree evaluation by final participant companies.

18
Feb
10

Golden Peacock Award

Bharat Forge has achieved a remarkable landmark by receiving the prestigious Golden Peacock Award in the field of Occupational Health & Safety. The Award ceremony was held on 14th June 2009 at Palampur in Himachal Pradesh. Mr. K. Kanchan – Head of Occupational Health & Safety received the “Golden Peacock Award” on behalf of Bharat Forge Limited.


The “Golden Peacock Award” is conferred upon Indian Industries in various categories to encourage & motivate the Industries for achieving excellence.


The Institute of Directors thoroughly examined the Health & Safety Management System of various Industries & decided to award Bharat Forge Limited.

14
Jun
09

Mr B N Kalyani, Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge honoured with the Prestigious "Padma Bhushan Award"

Mr. B N Kalyani, Chairman and Managing Director, Bharat Forge Limited was honoured by the Government of India with the prestigious Padma Bhushan Award. This is one of the highest civilian awards in India, conferred upon Mr. Kalyani for his distinguished contributions of high order to Trade and Industry Sector. The award is a testimony to his relentless struggle to make Bharat Forge the No. 1 company in the Forging industry in the World. He has heralded the Kalyani Group to new heights of success thus placing India on the World map. The Award was presented to him by the President of India, Ms. Pratibha Patil at Rashtrapati Bhavan in a ceremony held on the 10th of May 2008.


The Padma Bhushan award is an Indian civilian decoration established on January 2, 1954 by the President of India. It stands third in the hierarchy of civilian awards, after the Bharat Ratna and the Padma Vibhushan, but comes before the Padma Sri. It is awarded to recognize distinguished service of a high order to the nation, in any field.

10
May
08

Mr B N Kalyani, Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge honoured with the Prestigious "Rashtra Bhushan Puraskar"

Mr B N Kalyani Chairman, Bharat Forge Ltd. was bestowed with the prestigious Rashtra Bhushan Puraskar, an award instituted by the FIE Foundation, Ichalkaranji.


The award recognizes Mr Kalyani’s, Outstanding Contribution to Industrial Globalization.


The award recognizes Mr Kalyani’s, Outstanding Contribution to Industrial Globalization.


Mr B N Kalyani received the award at the hands of Chief Minister, Mr Vilasrao Deshmukh on Sunday, 9th April 2006.


The function took place at Govindrao High School ground, Ichalkaranji and was presided over by State Cooperatives Minister Patangrao Kadam.

09
Apr
06

Global Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Mr B N Kalyani, Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge Limited was awarded with the Global Entrepreneur of the Year Award by the Jagatik Marathi Chamber of Commerce & Industries.

 

The award was presented under the auspices of the Jagatik Marathi Chamber of Commerce & Industries Foundation Day – 6th February 2006 at the hands of Mr Shivraj Patil, Hon’ble Minister for Home Affairs, Government of India. Mr Vilasrao Deshmukh, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra and Dr Raghunath Mashelkar, Director General, CSIR were also present at the occasion. The function was held at the Yashwantrao Chavan Auditorium at Matunga, Mumbai.

 

Since, its inception in 1994 Jagatik Marathi Chamber of Commerce & Industries has endeavored to reach its objective of progress and prosperity for the Marathi Speaking entrepreneurs across the world.

 

It recognizes successful entrepreneurs and awards their achievements in the field of Industry, International Trade, IT, BT, Research, Communication, Hospitality, Education, Health, Agriculture, Tourism, Co-operative and Services sectors.

06
Feb
06

7th Annual Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award Manufacturing - 2005

Mr B N Kalyani received the prestigious international Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award – Manufacturing 2005.


As the first award of its kind, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who have contributed to nation building and are building & leading dynamic and growing businesses. The Award winners were selected from amongst 19 finalists across different categories.


The Award was received by Mr B N Kalyani at the hands of Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission, Mr Montek Singh Ahluwalia at a function held in Mumbai on 11th November 2005.

11
Nov
05

IGCC Award for the Year 2005

Bharat Forge has been conferred with the 'Indo German Chamber of Commerce Award' for Outstanding contribution towards the promotion of Indo-German Economic Relations for the year 2005.


The award was formally handed over to Chairman Mr. B N Kalyani, on 28th September 2005 at the 49th Annual General Meeting of the Indo German Chamber of Commerce held at Hilton Towers, Mumbai.

28
Sep
05

GKD-NIQR Award for ‘Outstanding Organization’ 2004

Bharat Forge Ltd, received the GKD-NIQR Award for ‘Outstanding Organization’ 2004.

 

The award was received by Mr B N Kalyani, Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge Ltd, at a function held in Chennai on 23rd April 2005.

23
Apr
05

Best Value Creator Company Award At the Third Annual Outlook Money Awards 2004

Bharat Forge was adjudged as the Best Value Creator among the large companies for 2004, in recognition of their excellence in this category.

 

The annual Outlook Money Awards were first instituted in 2002 to take note of the achievements of companies in facilitating wealth creation while protecting individuals' interests. The 2004 edition of the awards, were given across nine categories which included Best Value Creator Award, Dream Home Award, Wealth Creator Award, Best Insurer Award, Best Banker Award, Best e-Brokerage Award, Best Listing (IPO), Best Merchant Banker and the Hall of Fame Awards.

 

The award was received by Mr Amit B Kalyani, Executive Director, Bharat Forge at the hands of Union Minister for Commerce and Industry, Mr Kamal Nath at function held in Mumbai on 4th April 2005.

04
Apr
05

Business Standard CEO of the Year 2004

Mr B N Kalyani, Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge was conferred with the Business Standard CEO of the Year 2004.

 

The criteria for the award was profitable companies with a turnover of Rs 500 crore and more, while the performance yardsticks were growth, both in terms of sales and profits over the mid term period for the last three years, efficient use of capital, return to share holders and prospects of continued growth performance.

 

The stress therefore was on sustained and sustainable performance.The award was formally handed over to Mr B N Kalyani, on 24th March 2005 by the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Dr Manmohan Singh at a function in New Delhi.

24
Mar
05

Bharat Forge included in Forbes ‘Best under a Billion’ list for the third consecutive year

Bharat Forge Limited, was included in the Forbes ‘Best under a Billion’ list for the third consecutive year.


Eighteen Indian companies, including software and entertainment giants, made it to the Forbes magazine's list of 200 successful companies outside the United States with annual sales of under one billion dollars.


The magazine specially takes note of the Indian entrepreneurship in the tight world market, pointing out that the number of Indian companies has gone up to 18 this year from 13 last year and 10 a year earlier.


The 200 successful companies were drawn from among 19,000 publicly traded concerns with annual sales below one billion dollars. The magazine screened out most corporations that did not have operating margins of at least 5 per cent in the latest year and average equity return of at least 5 per cent over the past five years.

16
Jan
05

Bharat Forge included in Forbes ‘Best under a Billion’ list for the second consecutive year

Bharat Forge Limited, India’s first global auto component company was included in the Forbes ‘Best under a Billion’ list for the second consecutive year.

Published in the November 15th issue of Forbes, the list is compiled from a possible of 2,600 publicly traded companies across Asia Pacific and Europe that had under $ 1 billion a year in revenue and five-year returns on equity of at least 5%.

While, India has the highest number of entries (24) compared to any other nation, except the UK, Bharat Forge was the only auto parts company with an average return on equity of 34% (over the five years measured by Forbes) ranking third among the Indian companies on the list.

15
Nov
04

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  • 2017

    Bharat Forge Recognized by General Motors as a 2016 Supplier of the Year Winner

  • 2016

    Baba Kalyani conferred with the prestigious “ ICSI Lifetime Achievement Award - 2016”

  • 2015

    Bharat Forge awarded “Industry Excellence Award 2015”

  • 2014

    Baba N Kalyani conferred with the prestigious “IIM - JRD Tata Award for Excellence in Corporate Leadership in Metallurgical Industries-2014”

  • 2013

    Bharat Forge Limited, India awarded ‘SWORD OF HONOUR’ for safety success

  • 2012

    Baba N. Kalyani conferred Lifetime Achievement Award by The Asian Business Leadership Forum

  • 2011

    Bharat Forge receives the EEPC India National Award for Export Excellence 2009-2010

  • 2010

    B.N. Kalyani Decorated with commander frst class of the royal order of the polar star

  • 2009

    Golden Peacock Award

  • 2008

    Mr B N Kalyani, Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge honoured with the Prestigious "Padma Bhushan Award"

  • 2006

    Mr B N Kalyani, Chairman & Managing Director, Bharat Forge honoured with the Prestigious "Rashtra Bhushan Puraskar"

  • 2005

    7th Annual Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award Manufacturing - 2005