On November 13, Zhang Ronghua, Chairman of Tianjin Rockcheck Group and his entourages visited NEU for exchange. They had a discussion with Wang Guodong, an academician of CAE, in Room 1401 of the main building on university-enterprise cooperation. Leaders of NEU’s External Liaison and Cooperation Department, School of Metallurgy, and State Key Laboratory of Rolling and Automation attended the meeting.
Wang Guodong expressed welcome to the delegation and thanks to Rongcheck Group for its great support to NEU’s scientific innovation and other work over the years. NEU has made important research progress in recent years relying on its talent and discipline advantages, centering on the major demand of the low-carbon and intelligent iron and steel industry and cooperating in the R&D of green and intelligent key common cutting-edge technologies, Wang Guodong said. He also expressed the hope that both parties will carry out in-depth cooperation in such aspects as green technology, intelligent equipment, high-quality products and the whole process of steel production based on the development of Rockcheck Group and China's iron and steel industry, so as to jointly lead the high-quality development of the steel industry.
Zhang Ronghua briefly introduced the industrial layout of Rockcheck Group in the four sectors of steel, scientific and technological finance, culture and health, as well as optimization, upgrading, and integrated development ideas in the next stage. Zhang Ronghua hopes to make use of the discipline resource advantage of NEU to do a good job in the field of iron and steel, and carry out all-round and in-depth cooperation in new rural construction, digital city, intangible cultural heritage, joint university-running and other aspects, so as to further promote in-depth integration of industry, education and research.
During the visit, Zhang Ronghua and his delegation went to Neusoft Group for investigation and exchange.