On December 25, the centralized commencement ceremony of Changde’s key projects in Q4, ZOOMLION’s activity of “Building Glory • Realizing a Dream of 10-Billion Sales” & the groundbreaking ceremony for Phase II of ZOOMLION’s Intelligent Plant were held at Hunan Changde Construction Hoisting Machinery Company, for the purpose of that ZOOMLION’s tower crane business ushers in a milestone moment of annual sales value exceeding RMB 10 billion, which marks ZOOMLION ranks first in the world in this field. And after the commencement of Phase II of the Intelligence Plant for tower crane manufacturing, ZOOMLION will realize the full intelligent manufacturing for tower cranes, starting a new journey from the world’s biggest one to strongest one.
More than 500 guests from all over the country witnessed this historical moment, including Zhou Derui (Secretary of Changde Municipal Committee of the CPC and Director of the Standing Committee of Changde Municipal People’s Congress), Cao Lijun (Deputy Secretary of Changde Municipal Committee of the CPC and Mayor of Changde), Luo Xiandong, Tang Zuoguo, Li Zhengcai (leaders from Changde municipal authorities), other leaders from Dingcheng District and High-tech District of Changde, Zhan Chunxin (Chairman and CEO of ZOOMLION), Sun Changjun and Guo Xuehong (Vice Presidents of ZOOMLION), Tang Shaofang and Tian Bing (Assistant Presidents of ZOOMLION), and other executives.
△Celebrating Activity of ZOOMLION’s “Building Glory • Realizing a Dream of 10-Billion Sales” & Groundbreaking Ceremony for Phase II of ZOOMLION’s Intelligent Plant
Tang Zuoguo, Deputy Mayor of Changde, expressed congratulation to ZOOMLION for realizing a dream of 10-billion sales on behalf of Changde Municipal Government in his speech. He said that this ceremony is not only a vivid practice of implementing the strategic deployment of “strengthening the economic development by opening-up and focusing on the leading role of industry”, but also a practicable move to promote the industrial construction and improve high-quality economic and social development of the city. ZOOMLION insists to its tenet of “based on Changde, moving towards the whole country and expanding to the world”; its sales have doubled for four consecutive years, with annual sales exceeding RMB 10 billion in 2019. ZOOMLION’s products have been sold to high-end markets such as South Korea, Singapore, and the United States; and the company is staying in a leading position in the domestic market, and continues to lead in the overseas market, setting a good example in the industry for modern equipment manufacturing. And Deputy Mayor Tang believes that the successful commencements of Phase II of ZOOMLION’s intelligence plant for tower cranes will inject new vigor and vitality into the industrial construction of Changde and impose a positive and far-reaching influence on the promotion of sustained and stable economic and social growth.
△Tang Zuoguo, Deputy Mayor of Changde, Makes a Speech
In his speech, Zhan Chunxin expressed his sincere gratitude to the concern and support of leaders at all levels of Changde, customers, friends and partners. He pointed that the ZOOMLION’s business of construction hoisting machinery roots in the fertile ground of Changde, and has grown into the 10-billion level after just over ten years of development, thus making the company turn into the largest tower crane manufacturer in the world. Standing on the threshold of a new beginning, ZOOMLION is more keenly aware that the rapid growth of an enterprise is derived from the land beneath us, the good development environment created by Changde Municipal authorities, and the concern, trust and support of leaders at all levels, customers and partners. ZOOMLION will be thankful for all these and take practical actions to make Phase II of the intelligence plants an excellent benchmarking project, achieving the leap of ZOOMLION from the world’s largest one to strongest one, creating more value for customers and partners and making due contributions to Changde’s strategic deployment of “strengthening the economic development by opening-up and focusing on the leading role of industry”.
△Zhan Chunxin, Chairman and CEO of ZOOMLION, Makes the Speech
Inheriting the innovative genes of national scientific research institutes, ZOOMLION boasts the technical background and development achievements of 60 years in the field of tower crane manufacturing, and has developed a wide range of products that have the strongest performance in the world and are widely welcomed by the market. Since 2009, ZOOMLION has ranked first worldwide in tower crane market share for a long time. Along with the official operation of Phase I of ZOOMLION’s intelligence plant in January 2019, the company steps to a new level in the production capacity and product quality. A series of intelligent new products and leading technologies intensify the competitive advantage of ZOOMLION’s tower cranes and ZOOMLION’s market share continues to expand simultaneously. In 2019, both production and sales of ZOOMLION’s tower crane continue to thrive throughout the year, ushering in the milestone moment of annual sales exceeding RMB 10 billion. ZOOMLION thus becomes the first company in this regard in the world.
△Delivery Ceremony of ZOOMLION’s Tower Cranes Following Its Sales Exceeding RMB 10 Billion
It’s been said that the commencement of Phase II of ZOOMLION’s intelligent plant for tower cranes project is a domestic first-class, international advanced, intelligent and green intelligent plant with the investment of RMB 950 million. Phase II will construct 16 production lines, apply 150 intelligent robots and input 10,000 sensors to conduct the real-time monitoring of each link for intelligent data collection, and adopt information-based system, such as MES, WMS, APS, AI scheduling, QM and TMS etc., achieving intelligent planning and scheduling of plants, equipment interconnection and intelligent decision-making. After the Phase II is put into production, ZOOMLION will realize the comprehensive intelligent manufacturing upgrading of tower cranes, becoming the world’s largest and most intelligent tower crane manufacturing plant.
△Groundbreaking Ceremony for Phase II of ZOOMLION’s Intelligent Plant for Tower Cranes
Tang Shaofang, Assistant President of ZOOMLION and General Manager of Construction Hoisting Machinery Company，said that “at present, Phase I of the intelligent plant for tower cranes under operation mainly produces large and middle tower cranes, and Phase II of the intelligent plant will be able to realize the intelligent manufacturing of more kinds of products such as super-large and small tower cranes and construction elevators etc”.
Industry experts believe that ZOOMLION penetrates into the field of tower cranes; after achieving the outstanding achievements of ranking first in the world for market share, it has become the first company with annual sales of tower cranes exceeding RMB 10 billion around the world, fully demonstrating the industry leading image and strength of ZOOMLION. In the future, with Phase II of the intelligent plant being put into production, ZOOMLION will realize the comprehensive intelligent manufacturing for construction hoisting machinery, which will not only continue to steady and enhance the leading advantage of ZOOMLION’s products, but also create an intelligent, ecological, and win-win industrial cluster and intelligent manufacturing highland, becoming a new model for the global intelligent manufacturing industry, leading the equipment manufacturing industry from big to strong and realizing new development in the new era.