On August 14th, Group Company General Manager & Party Group Deputy Secretary and MCC Group Chairman Guo Wenqing went to Tangshan City in Hebei Province to carry out field surveys of the Hebei Zongheng Fengnan Iron & Steel Project, MCC New Material Project and China Minmetals Corporation Caofeidian International Ore Trading Center Project, where he gave instructions and put forward requirements regarding the relevant works, and visited the projects’ respective officials and workers in the field.
At the site of the Hebei Zongheng Fengnan Iron & Steel Project, Guo Wenqing and his delegation listened to an introduction to its planning and construction situation given by the participating units, and expressed his sincere gratitude on behalf of the Group Company for their hard work and dedicated contributions. He held friendly discussions with front line project management officials and employees, carefully understood the construction progress, safety management measures, technical level of construction and practical difficulty of the project, and provided everyone with articles for heatstroke prevention.
Guo Wenqing pointed out that visiting the project’s construction site and seeing everyone fighting on the front line regardless of the burning sun and intense heat makes him feel very excited about the creation of a modern iron and steel enterprise. He stressed that the China Minmetals Corporation and MCC Group are currently following the striving goal of “walking for three steps, two doubling” and actively promoting the various tasks. Working for an enterprise with very bright and broad development prospects is supremely honorable and promising. He added that if MCC Group were an army, then MCC22 would be its 22nd “MCC battling troop”. He hopes that everyone continues to carry forward the enterprise spirit of “Never Delaying and Never Slacking”, constantly improves their skills and abilities, and forges a strong and winning team. He also hopes that everyone will emerge victorious in the tough battle for the modern iron and steel enterprise of Zongheng Iron and Steel under the leadership of the project director.
Later, Guo Wenqing and his delegation conducted a field inspection of the MCC New Material Project, listened to reports on its background, industrial advantages, engineering construction situation, etc. in front of the factory, and gained an in-depth understanding of the integrated layout of the working and living area and plans for Phase II. He then pointed out that the new energy battery industry is growing and the new China Minmetals is dedicated to building a “new power segment” running from the upstream to the downstream. The MCC New Material Project occupies the resource end of new energy batteries, a field with very broad prospects and huge potential. From its opening to its construction, it has set new records for the fastest planning and governmental approval. All participating workers have gone all out, spared no efforts and made great contributions, which is worthy of affirmation and appreciation.
Guo Wenqing stressed that the China Minmetals Corporation and MCC Group have a very good development situation, and the positive effects of the strategic reorganization have exceeded expectations, not only offering solutions to the burdens and barriers of enterprise development but also gaining fruitful achievements and forming integrated advantages in the whole industry chain covering resource acquisition, exploration, design, construction, operation and circulation. The new China Minmetals is dedicated to building a metal mining group which is “First in China and First-class in the World”, and pursuing its mission of “walking for three steps, two doubling” so as to achieve smooth progress. Every step of enterprise development is owed to the employees’ wisdom, sweat, strong teamwork and fighting spirit. He hopes that all participating units will work together, complete the construction of the MCC New Material Project efficiently and soundly, inject new impetus for the realization of long-term corporate prosperity, safety and high-quality development, and build a bright new MCC business card for the Tangshan Caofeidian District Committee and Government.
Finally, Guo Wenqing and his delegation visited the planning area of the China Minmetals Corporation Caofeidian International Ore Trading Center Project, carried out an onsite survey of its plot removal, land leveling, construction entry arrangements, etc., and listened to Project Department’s reports on future land planning, construction plan arrangements and overall project progress. After understanding the completion of the site’s land and construction preparations, Guo Wenqing instructed the Project Department to promote all the works as early as possible.
Guo Wenqing pointed out that the Caofeidian International Ore Trading Center Project is one of the key projects promoted by the Group Company and an important measure for Minmetals’ trade transformation and upgrading development, giving it directional significance. All project personnel should concentrate on and pay full attention to the project. All Phase I preparations should be fully completed and all project staff should go all out to promote the engineering works and realize the conditions for commissioning.
The investigation of the MCC New Material Project was attended by relevant Tangshan City and Caofeidian District leading officials Sun Guishi, Wang Xiaoqian, Han Jianmin, Yu Guangqiu, Cui Jingxue and others; the investigations of the relevant projects above were also attended by related Group Company and MCC Group personnel Wang Shilei, Ren Zhufeng, Liu Qingchun, Xiao Peng, Zong Shaoxing, Lu Zhifang, Zhang Huiqing, Wang Mingbao, Han Guorui, Bai Xiaohu, Dong Tao, Dai Guixue, Li Yulong, Liu Yushan, Yang Zhongyi, Wang Zhentang, Yuan Silang, Wu Qingyu and others.