MBE is celebrating 2011 as its Golden Anniversary year (1961 -2011). MBE started in a small way in 1961 as McNally Bird in Kumardhubi in Dhanbad about 220 km from Kolkata, where it manufactured equipment for the coal and mining industry. Since then MBE has established itself as a multi national, multi-location and multi-product company. As an EPC company it is present in power, steel, mining, coal, non-ferrous metals, port, cement, oil & gas, and other infrastructure sectors.McNally Bharat TodayMBE is one of the leading and professionally managed EPC contractors in India with a team of over 1,800 engineers providing solutions in basic and detail engineering; manufacturing of key equipment; project management; construction, erection and commissioning of plants; quality assurance and surveillance; after-sales service; O&M; and adopting state-of-the-art process technologies and products.MBE has executed more than 300 projects as an EPC contractor in varied sectors in coal and power, mining and metals, ferrous and aluminium, iron and steel, ports and shipyard, industrial construction, water management, roads, cement etc.Pillars of StrengthDesign Engineering: Over 500 engineers provide design and engineering services covering civil, structural, electrical, utility, instrumentation and automation. MBE is equipped with latest engineering software and 3D modelling design integrated with ERP through PLM Solution.Manufacturing: The manufacturing subsidiary, McNally Sayaji Engineering, has a combined capacity to fabricate over 50,000 tonne of equipment annually.Project Management: MBE is one of the few companies in India that uses Primavera enterprise applications. All project sites are connected through VPN & VSAT network.Construction Capability: Over 900 engineers are employed at various construction sites. MBE has in-house construction capability with own equipment and manpower.Centralised Supply Chain Management: A team of over 50 experienced purchase managers, vendor relations engineers and quality control engineers ensure timely procurement and supply of right quality materials and equipment to various project sites.Research & Development: The Research & Development (R&D) Department in MBE undertakes R&D activity in association with renowned institutions including CMERI Durgapur, Indian School of Mines Dhanbad, National Metallurgical Laboratories Jamshedpur, Indian Institute of Minerals Bhubaneswar, Structural Engineering Research Centre Chennai, etc. MBE"s subsidiary company EWB Hungary has tied up with Technical University of Budapest for R&D in pneumatic, ash and other powdery materials handling. MBE has a Centre of Excellence with qualified design engineers for implementing design automation with PLM and 3D modelling analysis software.Resource Inventory: MBE has a large inventory of construction machinery operating at various sites and can undertake construction of large projects.Subsidiary CompaniesMcNally Sayaji Engineering (MSEL), manufactures crushing and screening equipment, grinding mills, material handling equipment, open cast mining equipment, port and shipyard cranes, mineral processing plants, pressure vessels, heat exchangers, thickeners, slurry pumps, floatation cells in its four factories at Kumardhubi, Asansol, Bangalore and Vadodara.MBE Mineral Technologies (formerly KHD Humboldt Wedag CMT) has the process knowhow and experience of designing mineral beneficiation plants and coal washeries using both heavy media and jigging processes. It is the global leader in jigging technology with its patented "BATAC" and "ROMJIG", widely used for beneficiation of coal, iron ore and other minerals.EWB Kornyezetvedelmi Kft Hungary is one of the leading pneumatic conveying and ash handling solution providers in the world and has over 45 years of experience in bottom ash, coarse ash and fly ash handling technologies.McNally Bharat Infrastructure (MBIL) was set up as an independently run Design Engineering Consultancy Division to work for various important engineering and infrastructure projects.