May 25, CCP Hebei Committee and Hebei Provincial Government held the Annual Provincial Science & Technology Conference in capital Shijiazhuang to give awards to scholars and technicians who have made extraordinary contributions for the province and the technological modernization. Multiple HBIS projects and employees won their 2016 Hebei Science & Technology Awards. HBIS teams won two Scientific & Technological Progress Champions, two projects won No.2 awards and six No.3 awards. They also won one S&T Invention Award Second Place and two 3rd Place awards. Mr. Matthew De Morgen, CEO of HBIS Duferco and recommended by HBIS won the International S&T Cooperation Award. ?xml:namespace>
HBIS Tangsteel Innovation & Application of Key Technologies in Green Upgrade in Coking Process, Hansteel Innovation & Application of Key Technologies in High Grade Automobile Plates won the Champions of S&T Progress Award.
The Tangsteel project has enabled the company make additional 165m RMB of project, while reducing the CO2 emission by 27,000tons. The Hansteel project makes its own contribution by producing the strips in the country for the first time.