On 29th December, 2017 Bhutan Power Corporation (BPC) was awarded with ISO Certificate by Bureau Veritas which certifies that the Management System of BPC is in accordance with the requirements of the Management System Standard detailed below:
ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 and BS OHSAS 18001:2007.
The original certificate was handed over to BPC on 7th November 2018 during the officials first surveillance visit to BPC to audit standard compliance.
BPC looks forward to sustaining the certificate and pledges to further improve the system standards for better working environment and safety of the employees.
The first ever conference organized by Research & Development Department themed “Engineering the Future” was held on 12th of September, 2018 in the BPC conference hall. The conference was graced by the CEO, Management team and senior officials of BPC.
The conference had a total of twelve speakers from various departments.
Bhutan Power Corporation Limited (BPC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Sonam Tobjey as the 5th Chief Executive Officer.
Mr. Sonam Tobjey assumed the Office with effect from 23rd August 2018 following a Tendrel ceremony at Corporate Head Office of BPC that included signing of Contract of Employment between him and Druk Holding and Investment (DHI).
To mark the World Nature Conservation Day on 28th July 2018, the Environment & GIS Division of Bhutan Power Corporation Limited initiated a Tree Plantation Program with support from the 132kV Kholongchhu Transmission Project Office, BPC and transmission line and substation Contractors at Trashigang in two Locations allocated by the Trashigang Territorial Forest Division Office.
The Project Office in collaboration with M/s. Shyama Power India Limited (SPIL) carried out plantation of about 50 saplings of Jacaranda mimosifolia, Cupressus spp., Choerospondias axillaris and Docynia indica at Sanglung (below tower locations 34 & 35) in Yangneer Gewog under Trashigang Dzongkhag.
Similarly, in collaboration with M/s. Siddhartha Engineering Limited (SEL) carried out plantation of about 55 saplings of Jacaranda mimosifolia and Cassia fistula at Corlung in Tongmajangsa Gewog under Trashi Yangtse Dzongkhag. The saplings were planted alongside the highway as suggested by the forestry officials.
The official handing-taking of the company was held in the morning of the 26th July, 2018. The out-going MD, Mr. Gem Tshering handed over the company’s position and responsibilities to the Interim MD, Mr. Sonam Tobjey.
The ceremony took place in the presence of the Hon’ble Chairman, Board of Director and members of the Management. Chairman said it was an honor for BPC to have such a dynamic leader and wished the out-going MD all the best in his new endeavor and hoped to work in the future.
The out-going MD expressed his gratitude towards the Hon’ble Board and BPC family for their support. The ceremony ended with an offer of khadar to the Interim MD by the Out-going MD.