The shed was established in the year 1979-80, with a homing capacity of 100 locomotives and was inaugurated formally on 12th April 1981 by the then Honorable MOSR Shri M.Mallikarjun, celebrated the Silver Jubilee year during 2006.
Foundation stone laid by Shri K. Hanumanthaiah, the then MOSR on 08/9/1972.
First loco no. 21217 (WAM-4) received from CLW/CRJ on 07/3/1980.
First light run between BZA-CLX with loco no. 21223 (WAM-4) on 15/3/1980 .
First trail run with goods service between BZA-CLX on 17/3/1980 .
WAP-4 class locos were transferred from ELS/LGD in 2016, ELS/BZA has become one of shed in IR maintaining variety of locos WAM-4, WAP-4, WAG-5 and WAG-7.
ELS/BZA has been certified with Integrated Management System consisting of (ISO 9001: 2015 QMS, ISO 14001: 2015 EMS and BS OHSAS 18001: 2007) in 2018
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