1976 - The Company was incorporated on 3rd February as a Pvt. Ltd.
Company under the name of Bhatinda Chemicals and Banaspati Mills
Pvt. Ltd. with the Registrar of Companies, Punjab, Himachal
Pradesh and Chandigarh at Jalandhar which was later on changed to
Bhatinda Chemicals Pvt.Ltd on 6.5.1985.
- Bhatinda Chemicals Ltd was promoted by Mr. Dwarka Das Mittal and
- The company is engaged in manufacturing of Vanaspati Ghee,
Refined edible oils, Solvent extracted oils, Rice Bran oils, and
Parboiled rice, Rice Bran De-oiled cakes.
1979 - The capacity of the Sovent plant was doubled to 80 TPD and 12 TPD
Hydrogenation plant was financed by PSIDC.
1989 - The Company was converted into a deemed Public Ltd. Company on
2nd January and further converted into Public Ltd. Company w.e.f.
4.4.1992 vide order of Registrar of Companies, Punjab, Himachal
Pradesh and Chandigarh dated 3.9.92.
- The Company initially started solvent extraction with the
capacity of 40 TPD. The project was financed by Punjab Financial
1980 - The company further diversified its activities by installing
refinery and oil mill from its own sources and capacity of
solvent extraction plant was raised upto 100 TPD.
1990 - The Company further enhanced the capacity of solvent extraction
from 100 TPD to 150 TPD by raising loan of Rs 80 lacs from PSIDC
1991- In August, the company was sanctioned Rs. 120 lacs from PSIDC for
installation of fresh solvent extraction plant of 200 TPD and the
capacity of Hydrogenation plant was raised from 12 TPD to 25 TPD.
- With the delicensing of Vanaspati Ghee in New Industrial Policy
announced on 25/07/1991, the Company stopped manufacturing hard
oil and the hydrogenation plant of the company was modified so as
to facilitate the manufacturing of Vanaspati.
2000 - The Board has decided to issue further equity shares to the
extent of 44,00,000 No. of equity shares of Rs 10 each at par on
preferential basis to individuals, promoters, the relatives and
associates of promoters, corporate bodies or various persons
including existing shareholders and other entities, subject to
- Company name has been changed from Bhatinda Chemicals Ltd to BCL Industries & Infrastructures Ltd.