Role & Functions of the Department 

  1. The Ministries of Heavy industry is concerned with the development of the Heavy Engineering and Machine Tools Industry, Heavy Electrical Engineering Industry and Automotive Industry and administering the following 40 Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs) and their subsidiaries and four autonomous bodies.

(i) Operational CPSEs 

  1. Andrew Yule & Co. Ltd. (AYCL)
  2. Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. (BHEL)
  3. Braithwaite, Burn & Jessop Construction Ltd.
  4. Bridge & Roof Company ( India) Ltd.
  5. Cement Corporation of (India) Ltd.
  6. Engineering Projects (India) Ltd.
  7. Heavy Engineering Corporation Ltd.
  8. HMT Ltd.
  9. HMT Machine Tools Ltd. (subsidiary of HMT Ltd.)
  10. HMT (International) Ltd. (subsidiary of HMT Ltd.)
  11. Hundustan Salts Ltd. (HSL)
  12. Sambhar Salts Ltd. (subsidiary of HSL)
  13. Instrumentation Ltd.
  14. NEPA Ltd.
  15. Rajasthan Electronics & Instruments Ltd.
  16. Richardson and Cruddas (1972) Ltd.

 CPSEs under closure

  1. HMT Watches Ltd. (subsidiary of HMT Ltd.)
  2. Hindustan Cables Ltd.
  3. Tungabhadra Steel Plants Ltd.
  4. Bharat Pumps & Compressors Ltd.
  5. Scooters India Ltd.

CPSEs under Liquidation

  1. Reyrolle Burn Ltd.
  2. Tyre Corporation of India Ltd.
  3. Bharat Ophthalmic Glass Ltd.
  4. Weighbird (India) Ltd.
  5. Mining and Allied Machinery Corporation Ltd.
  6. Bharat Process and Mechanical Engineers Ltd.
  7. Bharat Brakes and Valves Ltd.
  8. Cycle Corporation India Ltd.
  9. Rehabilitation Industries Corporation Ltd.
  10. Bharat Yantra Nigam Ltd.
  11. Triveni Structurals Ltd.
  12. Bharat Leather Corporation Ltd.
  13. National Industrial Development Corporation Ltd.
  14. Tannery and Footwear Corporation of India Ltd.
  15. Hindustan Paper Corporation Ltd.
  16. Nagaland Pulp and Paper Company Ltd.
  17. Hindustan Newsprint Ltd.
  18. Hindustan Photo Films Mfg. Co. Ltd.
  19. National Bicycle Corporation of India Ltd.

Autonomous Bodies 

  1. The Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI), Pune.
  2. Fluid Control Research Institute (FCRI), Palakkad, Kerala.
  3. National Automotive Board (NAB)i
  4. Central Manufacturing Technology Institute (CMTI), Bengaluru.

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