On May 31st, Liu Zhen, Chairman of Zhong’an Anchan Group, and Zhang Zhenlu, General Manager of Zhong’an Green decoration visited the Saint-Gobain Asia Pacific headquarters.
Mr. Weber, Managing Director of Saint-Gobain PAM China extended a warm welcome with his team to the arrival of the Zhong'an Group, and showed the concept and related products of Saint-Gobain's multi-comfortable architecture to the guests of the Zhong'an Group. Mr. Liu Zhen, Chairman of the Zhong'an Anchan Group, spoke highly of the concept of Saint-Gobain’s multi-comfortable architectural, and he also indicated that the concept was consistent with the development trend of China's green building industry, especially with the construction requirements of Xiong'an New District.
The two companies jointly discussed the development status and future prospects of China's green building industry, the planning and requirements of Xiong'an New District and other topics of common interest, and reached strategic agreement on the joint cooperation of the business development and green building demonstration projects in Xiong'an New District.
Xiong'an New District is another significant new district on national level following the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone and the Pudong New Area of Shanghai. It is a major task for the millennium and an important national event. President Xi Jinping proposed to adhere to the “world vision, international standards, Chinese characteristics, and high positioning” to build a green ecological livable new city, innovation-driven development and guidance area, coordinated development demonstration area, and open development pioneer area, and to strive to implement new concept of innovation and development so as to achieve the goals and expectations of demonstration zone.
Zhong’an Anchan Group Co., Ltd. is a state-owned holding company established by the support of national ministries and state-owned financial capital agencies. The subsidiaries of the Zhong’an Anchan Group undertake the “Research on Technology Standards and Implementation Mechanism for Green Buildings in Xiong'an New District” sub-subjects, concerning key technologies for the pollution control of interior decoration and the safety standards of the entire construction process and the implementation plan, and other leading researches of green buildings in Xiong'an New District, organized by the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Department. As well, they are participating in the “Measurement Mechanism for the Quality Insurance of Green Building Projects in Xiong'an New District” and other six subjects. They are committed to establishing green building and decoration pollution management standards from a technical, institutional, and legal level, so that ensuring the new district's high standard construction requirements.
Through this strategic cooperation, Saint-Gobain PAM China and Zhong’an Anchan hope to base on “green, safe, smart, and energy-saving” core technologies, to introduce widely international advanced green building materials and technologies in China, to promote the formulation of standards, norms, and policies for China's green building industry and to upgrade the technical level of China’s green buildings. Their cooperation also aims at helping the two parties to increase overall operational efficiency, to decrease operating costs and to create greater commercial value, and then contributing to the green ecological construction of the Xiong'an New District.