On the morning of June 27, 2022, Shandong Heavy Industry Group and Huazhong University of Science and Technology held a school-enterprise cooperation symposium in Wuhan to further deepen cooperation and jointly cultivate outstanding world-class engineers. At the same time, they signed a strategic cooperation agreement between Huazhong University of Science and Technology and Sinotruk Group. You Zheng, President of Huazhong University of Science and Technology and Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, and Tan Xuguang, Secretary of the CPC Committee and Chairman of Shandong Heavy Industry Group, attended the event and signed the agreement.
You Zheng said that Shandong Heavy Industry Group is a leading enterprise in the field of industrial equipment manufacturing in China, and Huazhong University of Science and Technology has leading scientific research capabilities in the disciplines of machinery, materials, control, and electrical engineering. The two sides has huge cooperation potentials in science and technology research and application, and outstanding engineer cultivation. It is hoped that the two sides will deepen school-enterprise cooperation and better meet China’s major strategic needs.
Tan Xuguang said that since the strategic cooperation between Huazhong University of Science and Technology and Weichai Power in 2014, important phased results have been achieved. The two parties urgently need to further deepen the cooperation between production, education and research, give full play to the scientific research advantages of the Huazhong University, take the project as the orientation, jointly promote the breakthrough of basic research and original technology in the industry, and build a world-class enterprise with first-class technology and first-class products in accordance with the requirements of the general secretary Xi.
Wang Yong, deputy secretary of the CPC Committee of Sinotruk Group, and Xu Xiaodong, vice president of Huazhong University of Science and Technology, signed a strategic cooperation agreement on behalf of the two parties. Relevant leaders of Huazhong University of Science and Technology and Shandong Heavy Industry Group participated in the discussion and witnessed the signing.