At 10AM in Nov.18, Weichai-MAZ project which received great attention from the head of China and Belarus, started trial production in the “Great Stone“industrial park, and the opening ceremony was held on site. Cui Qimin, Chinese ambassador to Belarus, and Pavel Utyupin, Belerusian Minister of Industry Department, jointly unveiled the nameplate of MAZ-Weichai Co, Ltd.
After the start button was jointly pressed by Tan Xuguang, chairman of SHIG, and Dmitri Katerini?, general manager of MAZ Group, and the production line began trial running.
Accompanied by Tan Xuguang, the guests visited production lines for engine assembling, testing and accessory assembling. MAZ-Weichai factory has introduced Weichai Operation System, as well as automated and intelligent manufacturing equipments and information system. The factory mainly produces Euro V and Euro VI engines for trucks, passenger cars, construction machineries, and agriculture machineries.
Tan Xuguang said that it was a miracle to accomplish the project in only 7 months. He expressed sincere gratitude to China CAMC Engineering Co., Ltd. and China 15th Metallurgical Construction Co., Ltd. who provided great support to the Weichai-Maz project.