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.


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.


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.


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.


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.



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'.



  • 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