On October 19, the Signing Ceremony of Lightweight Strategic Cooperation between Bohai Automotive and Weiqiao Pioneering Group & the Seminar on the 70th Anniversary of Strategic Development of Bohai Piston was held in Bohai Piston successfully. Government officials, the management team, as well as clients, leaders from industry associations and partners attended this event, including She Chunming (Secretary of the Binzhou Municipal Party Committee), Song Yongxiang (Deputy Secretary of the Binzhou Municipal Party Committee and Mayor), Zhang Xiyong (Deputy Party Secretary and General Manager of BAIC Group), Chen Jiang (Deputy General Manager of BAIC Group), Hu Hanjun (Assistant to General Manager, the Board Secretary, Head of Strategy & Investment Department of BAIC Group), Zhang Bo (Chairman of Weiqiao Pioneering Group), Xie Wei (Party Secretary and Chairman of BHAP, Chairman of Bohai Automotive) and Cai Enyu (Deputy Party Secretary and Chairman of Trade Union of BHAP and Party Secretary of Bohai Automotive). The meeting was presided over by Lin Fenghua (Vice Chairman, Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee and General Manager of Bohai Automotive).
The meeting reviewed the development history of Bohai Piston over the past 70 years and witnessed the signing of lightweight strategic cooperation between Bohai Automotive and Weiqiao Pioneering Group. Bohai Automotive and Weiqiao Pioneering Group will further cooperate in the field of high-pressure casting for automotive aluminum alloy and expand the lightweight market.
Mr. Xie Wei introduced the excellent development of the listed company in recent years and thanked Binzhou Municipal Party Committee and Government, clients and partners for their support. Yang Benzhen (Former Chairman of Bohai Piston) who witnessed the development of Bohai Piston, Qian Hengrong (Assistant to General Manager of FAW Jiefang and Secretary of the Party Committee and General Manager of the Engine Division), Xing Min (Secretary of China Internal Combustion Engine Industry Association), Zhang Bo (Chairman of Weiqiao Pioneering Group) and other guests reviewed the development of Bohai Piston and their good cooperation. They hoped for further cooperation and win-win development.
Mr. Zhang Xiyong expressed his gratitude to the officials of Binzhou Municipal Party Committee and Binzhou Municipal Government for their support, affirmed the achievements made in the development of Bohai Piston, and put forward new requirements for the cooperation between the listed company and Weiqiao Pioneering Group. As he pointed out, the BHAP and Bohai Automotive emphasize the development of “New Four Modernizations” based on major clients, accelerate product upgrading, build advanced high-tech enterprises, and better serve local economic and social development.
She Chunming (Secretary of the Binzhou Municipal Party Committee) spoke highly of the 70-year development achievements of Bohai piston and the signing of strategic cooperation. He expected that Bohai Automotive could implement the requirements of turning Binzhou into a city of “double types” (i.e. industry-education integration and industrial innovation) proposed by Binzhou Municipal Party committee and Binzhou Municipal government, carry forward the excellent culture and spirit accumulated by Bohai Piston over the past 70 years, make continuous breakthroughs in new materials, new processes and new technologies, comprehensively implement the lightweight strategic cooperation projects, and celebrate its 100th anniversary.
Before the meeting, the team led by Mr. Zhang Xiyong paid a visit to the intelligent production workshop of Bohai Piston and listened to the report on Bohai automotive lightweight and future strategic planning. Officials from relevant entities directly under Binzhou Municipal Government, the management personnel of Bohai Automotive and Bohai Piston, as well as middle-level managers and other personnel attended the ceremony.