the equipment delivery ceremony of kone’s 800,008th unit in china was grandly held at the nanxun factory of giantkone elevator co., ltd. william b. johnson, evp kone greater china, kone corporation, wu zhijie, general manager of giantkone factory, management leaders and department heads attended the ceremony for mutual witness.
stay true to our original aspiration, striving for growth step by step: mr. william b. johnson, evp kone greater china, kone corporation, delivered a speech at the ceremony: “the 800,008th unit of kone china will be soon shipped from here. this can never happen without the great contribution of giantkone! in the future, i believe that giantkone will keep transcending itself and exploring new ways to boost urban development!”
indeed, from 1985 when kone exported the first elevator to mainland china via kone hong kong, we formally started business in mainland china in 1996. in 2005, giantkone, kone's first joint venture in china, was established ... over the years, no matter how the external environment changes, kone has always adhered to one step at a time and dedicated itself to creating a safe, convenient and reliable passenger flow experience for china's urban life.
forge ahead for a new milestone: as a member of the kone global family, giantkone has made remarkable achievements in market expansion, product r&d, technological transformation, management innovation, expansion of investment, transformation, and upgrading, etc. with the steady improvement in comprehensive strength, it has won extensive praise from the market and society, demonstrating a vigorous development trend, ranking among the top 700 domestic machine companies. meanwhile, it has also won multiple honors such as the national high-tech enterprise, national exemplary labor relations harmonious enterprise, and national elevator industry quality leader.
in recent years, giantkone has continuously improved its production capacity by expanding production capacity while integrating high-tech production technology into the entire production process, to ensure more high-end and intelligent product quality, enhance the company's competitiveness in domestic and foreign markets, and add sustained value to the businesses of customers and the lives of users.
wu zhijie, general manager of giantkone factory, said that the delivery marked that giantkone had scaled a new height in the yield and quality while maintaining the leading position in product quality. giantkone has remained true to its original aspiration, adhered to its mission, and pursued its dream of making cities better places to live in. all giantkone staffs are thrilled and proud of it.
in the thunderous cheer and applause of the audience, trucks loaded with giantkone equipment slowly drove out of the shipping area – kone’s 800,008th equipment in china was officially shipped.