An Exhibition of BHEL Products

(Showcasing BHEL's Journey of Engineering Excellence & Technical Prowess)

Pragati Deergha

"Pragati Deergha", a museum on BHEL at its Bhopal plant, was inaugurated by Sh. Atul Sobti, then CMD, BHEL, on 28th May 2019 in the presence of Director (HR), Director (Finance), Director (IS&P),Director (Power), Director (E,R&D) and other senior officials of BHEL. The museum depicts BHEL's glorious journey since its inception.


  • Two halls contain the exhibits and one hall is equipped with audio visual systems
  • Models, real products/systems and photographs of significant contributions from units/divisions
  • The visionaries gallery pays tribute to the CMDs who steered the company in the past
  • A Lecture Hall to Organise Lectures, Workshops, Seminars and Industrial Visit


Details of few Products & Models displayed at Pragati Deergha

Real Products

  • SWATI Aircraft Engine
  • 3-PH Auto Transformer
  • Wind Electric Generator
  • Induction Motor for Loco
  • Industrial Steam Turbine
  • Bulk Oil Circuit Breaker
  • Min Oil Circuit Breaker
  • Solar PV Modules
  • Valmet DNA Panel
  • Make In India Emblem


  • Super Critical Boiler
  • 1-PH Auto Transformer
  • Hydro Power Station
  • Hydro Turbine Generator
  • Thermal Power Station
  • Steam Turbine & Generator
  • Seal Oil Unit for Turbo Generator
  • Turbo Generator Stator Frame
  • Turbo Generator Stator Core
  • WAG-7 Electric Locomotive


  • CMD's Photo Gallery
  • Split View Kaplan Turbine
  • Super Rapid Gun Mount
  • 800 MW Generater Rotor
  • 800 MW LP Rotor
  • Quick Closing non return valve
  • Super Critical Boiler at NTPC Barh
  • 65 MW solar PV power project
  • Electric Vehicle Charging Station
  • Composite Monitoring System

Programmes Offered

Details of Industrial Visits & Lectures Offered at Pragati Deergha

Industrial Visit & Power Plant Familiarization

This course is Designed to provide the basic understanding of evolution of Power Sector in India and provide general overview of key equipments as- Boiler, Turbine, Generator, BOP, Electrical and C&I systems.

Hydro Turbines & Generators

This topic covers the basic overview of hydro turbine & generator, design aspect, constructional features, operation of hydro turbine, generator valve and associated auxiliary system.

Steam Turbines

This topic covers the basic overview of steam turbine design, manufacturing and operation of steam turbine & associated auxiliary system.

Transformers, Capacitors & Bushings

This topic covers the basic overview of transformer, capacitor and bushings, rating, material, manufacturing, erection & commissioning and maintenance.

Induction & Traction Motors

This topic covers the basic overview of induction & traction motor rating, design, material, manufacturing and operation.

Switchgears, Control gears & Rectifiers

This topic covers the basic overview of switchgear, control gear & rectifier rating, design, material, manufacturing and operation with associated auxiliary system.


Visual Glimpse of Infrastructure & Facilities available at Pragati Deergha.

What Visitors Say

"PRAGATI DEERGHA at BHEL Bhopal is very innovative idea of management. It gives full information about BHEL product range of all Units. It is Excellent and very informative."

- A K Agarwal

(Addl. Member Railway Board, Indian Railways )

"Industrial Visit at BHEL Bhopal & Pragati Deergha is very well planned and a nice experience. The visit has been appreciated by the students and faculty a lot. Special thanks to Pragati Deergha team."


(SIRT Bhopal)

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AddressPragati Deergha
BHEL Piplani, Bhopal MP - 462022, INDIA

Phone +91-755-250-3003