“Thousands of enterprises and one hundred schools” help enterprises upgrade Huanggang drills to set a new world record
“I am in Peru, this time signed a 60 million yuan order.” On the evening of the 18th, talking about the trip to South America, Wang Xuejun laughed on the phone.
Wang Xuejun is the chairman of Hubei Minglilai Metallurgical Machinery Co., Ltd. The company's main product is mining cone bits. He told reporters that this time it can replace the old Swiss manufacturers to take orders, relying on the core technology owned by the company.
A month ago, Wang Xuejun came to the Chilean state-owned copper mine codlco company for a field test with a mining cone bit. After a while, the drill stopped at the 1758-meter mark. The customer was amazed: “This is the latest record in the world!”， the two sides immediately signed the contract. Taking this as an opportunity, Mingli began to “Nuggets” in mineral countries such as Peru and Chile.
Because the product is not competitive enough, Mingli once could only look at the international market to sigh. It coincides with Huanggang's activities of “Thousands of Enterprises and One Hundred Schools”。 Through the Huanggang Science and Technology Bureau, Wang Xuejun contacted Professor Cheng Xiaomin from the School of Materials Science and Technology of Wuhan University of Technology. The two sides reached an agreement to jointly develop products. Two months later, Mingli came to the domestic and international markets in batches, which doubled the depth of the original drilling and reached the international leading level.
Hubei Minglilai is only one of the activities benefiting enterprises of Huanggang “Thousand Enterprises and One Hundred Schools”。 According to Chen Anli, Mayor of Huanggang, the city has been cooperating with nearly 300 universities across the country for two years. It has built 113 national and provincial scientific research platforms and transformed more than 100 scientific and technological achievements to achieve economic benefits. 100 million yuan. （Star, Zhou Yong, Li Xiang）