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26 FEB 2019
HAL Signs MoU with CPWD for Stage-2 Works of New Helicopter Factory in Tumakuru

HAL Signs MoU with CPWD for Stage-2 Works of New Helicopter Factory in Tumakuru
HAL Signs MoU with CPWD for Stage-2 Works of New Helicopter Factory in Tumakuru
Bengaluru, February 22, 2019: HAL signed an MoU with CPWD for the execution of the stage 2 works of  Infrastructure development works at its Green Field Helicopter factory in Tumakuru  at the on-going Aero India here today.

The MoU was signed by Mr GVS Bhaskar, Chief  Executive Officer, Helicopter Complex and Mr Rajesh Jain, Chief Project Manager (CPM), HAL project zone, CPWD in the presence of Mr R Madhavan, CMD, HAL.

The stage 2 works include development of  infrastructure for structural assembly and equipping of helicopters at Tumakuru. The project will be executed in a phased manner.

Mr V Natarajan, ED Helicopter Division, Mr Ambuvelan, GM, Helicopter Division, Mr RK Soni, ADG, CPWD, Mr SN Rai, CE, CPWD were present on the occasion.

About Tumakuru Plant: The new Helicopter factory coming up in a 615 acres green field campus that would be fully self-sufficient for manufacturing full range of helicopters from 3 ton to 12 tons category and shall comprise of state of the art manufacturing, structural assembly, final assembly-line facilities, heli-runway, aerodrome, residential township for the staff, recreational facilities,  a well-equipped training and development centre, etc.