The seventh China Grand Awards for Industry were announced on March 19 in Beijing and Conch Group was named as winners.
The China Grand Awards for Industry are the highest in China’s industrial field with the approval of the State Council, which are organized by China Federation of Industrial Economics and presented every two years. The awards aim to recognize enterprises and projects that have made outstanding achievements and contributions in adhering to the path of new industrialization with Chinese characteristics, leading the high-quality development of China’s industrial economy. After rigorous evaluation, a total of 19 enterprises and 19 projects have been selected for the awards.
Our province insists on putting the focus of economic development on the real economy, promoting new industrialization, implementing the action of expanding advantageous industries and cultivating high-quality enterprises in gradient. Conch Group adheres to innovation-driven strategy, technology empowerment, traditional cement industry transformation and upgrading, and green emerging industries cultivation and expansion. For four consecutive years, Conch Group has been ranked among the world’s top 500 enterprises, and has been selected in the list of world-class demonstration enterprises created by the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council.
In recent years, Conch Group has implemented a number of forward-looking scientific and technological innovation projects. It has built the world’s first cement kiln tail gas carbon capture and purification project, the world’s first cement whole-process intelligent factory, China’s first autonomous driving project of open-pit cement mine cars, and has made a number of major scientific and technological innovation achievements, effectively promoting technological progress, structural adjustment, transformation and upgrading of China’s cement and building materials industry.
Translated by Yuan Mengwen from Foreign Affairs Office of Wuhu Municipal People’s Government