“Perseverance for Excellence”
Bhutan Hydropower Services Limited (BHSL) is located in Jigmeling under Sarpang Dzongkhag (District), in the Kingdom of Bhutan. The Company was incorporated on the 23rd of October, 2012 under the Companies Act of the Kingdom of Bhutan, 2000. The Shareholders are Druk Green Power Corporation Limited (Bhutan) and ALSTOM (France).
Today, BHSL owns a state-of-art Hydropower Service Center, for reclamation of hydro runners and allied underwater components. Some of the specialization includes fabrication; CNC machining; thermal spray HVOF hard coating; mechanical material testing, with micro-structure examination; non-destructive testing; and repair and re-winding of electric motors, based on international standards and best business practices.
Based on the Hydro Manufacturing Concept (HMC) introduced by ALSTOM, BHSL has adopted many standard tools & processes. Some of the best policies and practices of Druk Green have also been adopted. BHSL has also initiated several best practices on its own. One key initiatives is the E-initiatives Program for environmental care to ensure innovative footprints. BHSL will pursue ISO certifications in the near future. Most importantly, BHSL shall continue to transform as a lean company.
The shareholders have already initiated discussions on enhancing the Hydropower Service Center in to a manufacturing unit. Thus, it may not be far in to the future, when BHSL shall manufacture hydro components. Today BHSL has a total of eighty four Bhutanese employees who are well trained and specialized in the various skills, committed towards assuring customer admiration.