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2018 China's construction machinery industry top ten news announced.

2018 China's construction machinery industry top ten news announced.

Issue Time:2019-01-31
The "2018 China Construction Machinery Top Ten News" review event hosted by China Construction Machinery Industry Association and today's Engineering Machinery Magazine was held in Beijing. The event has been successfully held for 23 sessions (1996-2018), and has become an important channel for industry insiders to sort out and summarize the development of industry and market in the past year. It is one of the most important annual events in China's construction machinery industry.
1. The 40th anniversary of reform and opening up, China's construction machinery industry has entered a new stage of high quality development
In the past 40 years of reform and opening up, the booming Chinese economy and the fast-growing Chinese market have provided valuable development opportunities for China's construction machinery industry to become bigger and stronger. After 40 years of development, China has become the most complete category of engineering machinery products, with outstanding advantages in serialization and complete sets, and the country with the largest scale in the industry, providing engineering equipment support for national economic construction.

In the historical process of reform and opening up, China's construction machinery industry has achieved fruitful technological innovations. Over the past 40 years, breakthroughs have been made in the development and application of new technologies, new structures, new processes and new materials. A large number of high-end engineering machinery and other major technical equipments that represent the most advanced technology development level and can replace imported ones have been rolled out and become new business cards made in China. At the same time, the outstanding enterprises in the industry took advantage of the “Belt and Road” initiative to continuously expand overseas business, enhance global service capabilities, and provide equipment support for infrastructure construction in countries along the route. In the 40 years of reform and opening up, the country’s heavy equipment has been brilliant. In the new historical process of reform and opening up, China’s construction machinery industry must continuously break through the development bottleneck, improve the quality of development, realize “three transformations” in independent innovation, and truly realize the construction machinery manufacturing. The dream of a strong country.
2. The construction machinery reproduces high-speed growth, and the “infrastructure supplement short board” provides favorable policies for the industry.
From January to December 2018, the national urban fixed assets investment reached 6.35636 trillion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 5.9%, of which infrastructure investment increased by 3.8%. In 2018, under the influence of multiple factors such as the renewal of the main engine, the increase in infrastructure investment and the promotion of environmental protection policies, the construction machinery market reappeared at a high speed. According to the statistics of China Construction Machinery Industry Association, the operating income of major enterprises increased by more than 10% in 2018, and the sales of 9 major categories of products increased by 25.5% year-on-year. The prosperity of the industry recovered to an all-time high. On October 31, 2018, the General Office of the State Council issued the "Guiding Opinions on Maintaining the Shortcomings in the Infrastructure Sector". The guidance is clear: the shortcomings are the key tasks for deepening the structural reform of the supply side, focusing on the railway, Short-term projects in key areas such as highway water transport, airports, and water conservancy will accelerate the promotion of major projects that have been included in the plan. On December 19-21, 2018, the Central Economic Work Conference was held in Beijing, and the infrastructure supplements were again adjusted. At the end of the year, the National Development and Reform Commission approved plans for urban rail and railway construction (including new) in eight cities and regions, with a total investment of about 860 billion yuan. As a construction machinery industry closely related to infrastructure investment, the central stable investment policy is undoubtedly a major positive factor supporting the continued growth of the industry.
3. Premier Li Keqiang inspected Sany and affirmed the Industrial Internet to strengthen the development of endogenous power in the construction machinery industry.
On June 12, 2018, Li Keqiang, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and Premier of the State Council, inspected the Sany Group. He affirmed the enterprise's industrial cloud platform, the intimate combination of in-house maker space and external innovation resources, and accelerated innovation with lower cost and higher efficiency. He said that it is necessary to develop an open and shared and inclusive industrial Internet platform, and to bring together talents and ideas with a new mechanism to enable large and medium-sized enterprises to develop.

Premier Li Keqiang inspected Sany

In recent years, as one of the key areas of the “Made in China 2025” strategic plan, the construction machinery industry is actively promoting the construction of industrial Internet. In 2018, Xugong released the new industrial Internet brand “Han Yun”; Zoomlion released ZValley OS, the cloud industry industrial Internet platform; Sany Heavy Industry continued to invest in the industrial Internet platform company “Tree Roots Interconnect” for many years. The construction machinery leading enterprise digitalization and industrial Internet, based on the application and management of the Internet of Things technology, the significance of the value chain of the construction machinery industry beyond the past, will greatly enhance the endogenous power of the development of the construction machinery industry.
4. Domestic core components are short-listed in the high-end supply chain, and industrial strong foundation projects are fruitful.
In 2018, the implementation of the "Made in China 2025" key tasks, China's construction machinery industry in the field of industrial strong foundation projects. Local core component manufacturers such as Hengli Hydraulics and Eddie Precision have continuously broken through in technological innovation and product reliability. Their core hydraulic products such as pumps and valves have been selected as the supporting supply system for over 20t excavators of high-end brands worldwide, marking the domestic core zero. Parts go from the aftermarket alternatives to the front-end market.
On November 27th, the joint venture between Xugong Group and Zhejiang University, the high-end engineering machinery and core parts industry technology innovation strategic alliance participated by 54 enterprises and research institutes was formally established, becoming the first core component industry innovation platform in China. The establishment of the alliance has laid the organizational foundation for industrial development, and will better promote the upgrading and transformation of the construction machinery industry, improve quality and efficiency, and occupy the commanding heights of global industrial technology. Looking at the competitive landscape of the global construction machinery industry, China still has a large space for development in key technologies of high-end engineering machinery and core components such as hydraulics, transmission and control. To become a true world engineering machinery manufacturing power, we must achieve key technologies and The real control of the core components.
5. Promote the high-quality development of construction machinery, and make new breakthroughs in the development of domestically produced major technical equipment
In 2018, a series of huge breakthroughs were made in the development of major domestic technical equipment in the construction machinery industry. On April 2nd, China's largest tonnage excavator--a hydraulic excavator with a total weight of 700 tons was launched in Xugong Group. China became the fourth hydraulic excavator with a capacity of 700 tons or more after Germany, Japan and the United States. The country with the ability; on July 31, Shanhe Intelligent was selected by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology for “2018 Smart Manufacturing Pilot Demonstration Project List”, and the achievements of the construction machinery industry in the field of intelligent manufacturing were once again recognized by the state; on September 29, by China Railway Equipment and other units The joint development of the 15.8-meter diameter of the country's largest diameter mud-water balance shield machine "Spring Breeze" in Zhengzhou off-line, marking the design and manufacture of China's shield into a high-end.

China's largest tonnage excavator - hydraulic excavator with a total weight of 700 tons

Whether it is a breakthrough in product scale or innovation in the field of smart manufacturing, it shows the efforts of China's construction machinery industry to get rid of large-scale and homogenization competition. Enterprises in the industry are taking smart manufacturing as the core line of industrial development. Further accelerate the pace of China's construction machinery industry towards high quality development.
6. Deeply implement the innovation-driven development strategy, and the engineering machinery innovation achievements won national honors
In the past year, China's construction machinery industry has closely followed the new connotation of important strategic opportunities, and has in-depth implementation of the innovation-driven development strategy. It has made breakthroughs in the research and development and application of core technologies for high-end, intelligent products and key components, and a large number of scientific research achievements have emerged.

The key technology and application of the special-shaped full-section tunnel boring machine designed and manufactured by China Railway Equipment Co., Ltd. won the second prize of National Science and Technology Progress Award in 2018, marking the core technology of China's special-shaped full-section tunnel boring machine from running and running. Leading. In the 2018 China Machinery Industry Science and Technology Award (co-founded by China Machinery Industry Federation and China Mechanical Engineering Society), there are 27 projects in the construction machinery industry, including 1 special prize project and 2 first prize projects. There are 8 second prize projects and 16 third prize projects. The project of “Independent R&D and Industrialization of Large-scale Cutter Suction Equipment at Sea” jointly submitted by Shanghai Jiaotong University and other six units won the special prize; “Full Section” jointly submitted by China Railway Engineering Equipment Group Co., Ltd. and other four units The “Tunnel Tunnel Excavation Equipment (TBM) independently designed and manufactured key technologies and applications” and the “2000 tons all-terrain crane” project submitted by Zoomlion Co., Ltd. won the first prize. The innovation achievements of the construction machinery industry have once again been commended by the national and industry level, which indicates that the whole industry pays more attention to technological innovation, and the gold content of innovation results is getting higher and higher. As an important branch of the equipment manufacturing industry, the construction machinery industry is becoming an outstanding representative of many commended industries, providing a strong scientific and technological support for the development, security and improvement of people's livelihood.
7. Comprehensively strengthen environmental awareness, China's construction machinery industry actively promotes environmental upgrading
On August 19, 2018, the Ministry of Ecology and Environment's "Non-road Mobile Machinery Pollution Prevention Technology Policy" was released, pointing out the technical standards for the upgrade of the "National Four", and once again deepened the implementation of the standard. The China Construction Machinery Industry Association actively promoted the smooth implementation of the “National Four”. On July 10, it organized a four-stage emissions communication meeting for non-road mobile construction machinery in Beijing, and informed the pre-mastering of the four-stage emission policy. Participants discussed and exchanged questions about the four-stage enterprise preparation situation and problems, and when it was possible to switch the four-stage diesel engine. The consensus reached by the association was reported to the national environmental protection authorities.

Faced with stricter governance and improved standards, China's construction machinery industry has comprehensively strengthened environmental awareness and actively promoted environmental protection upgrades. On June 27th, the seminar on the application of waterborne coatings and welding dust control in the construction machinery industry sponsored by China Construction Machinery Industry Association was held in Kunshan. The meeting laid a solid foundation for the implementation of the "Air Pollution Prevention and Control Law" and other related requirements, reflecting the social responsibility of the construction machinery industry.
8. Give play to the leading role of the association and promote the new journey of green development of China's construction machinery industry
Under the industry's in-depth study and implementation of the spirit of the party's 19th National Congress, in-depth implementation of the new development concept, and efforts to promote supply-side structural reform, industry development has gradually entered a rising track of the situation, China Construction Machinery Industry Association in April 2018 success Held the "16th China Construction Machinery Development High-Level Forum". Through this meeting, industry colleagues have more clearly realized that the construction machinery industry should promote high-quality development as the main line, promote the industry to develop quality changes, efficiency changes, power changes; new drive, strengthen the foundation, focus on the development of intelligent manufacturing, green manufacturing , high-end manufacturing; build and improve the industry self-discipline mechanism, standardize the coordinated development of the entire industry chain.

In addition, the association also attaches great importance to the promotion and application of group standards, and promotes the development of group standards in the construction machinery industry. The five engineering machinery group standards issued by the association were selected into the 2018 Group Standard Application Demonstration Project of the Science and Technology Department of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. The five group standards related to reliability, pipeline layout specification process standards, safety standards and product standards to fill gaps, all in line with the direction of green environmental development and the green development concept advocated by the state.
9. Boosting the development of construction machinery rental, the high-speed expansion of the aerial work platform market
In 2018, the aerial work platform market continued to maintain a high growth momentum, with sales increasing by more than 60%. Along with the rapid growth of the industry, the number of leasing companies has proliferated, and the operating lease market for construction machinery, which is dominated by aerial work platforms, has developed rapidly. The fleet size of the leasing industry has grown rapidly, but the small and medium-sized fleet-type leasing companies account for the vast majority, and the equipment rental level and gross profit margin have declined.

The aerial work platform market continued to maintain a high growth momentum, with sales increasing by more than 60%

In addition to many professional brands such as Gini, JLG, Oulisheng, Dingli, Xingbang, etc., Xugong, Sany Heavy Industry, Zoomlion, Liugong, Lingong and other enterprises with comprehensive engineering machinery manufacturers are also strong. It has a certain impact on the existing brand competition pattern. Construction machinery leasing can reduce the cost of machinery use and increase capital gains. It can boost investment and promote economic development for the society. At the same time, it also lowers the threshold for users to obtain equipment. It is also easy to cause repeated investment while promoting rapid expansion of the industry. It has an impact on the healthy competition of the market and is not conducive to the sustainable development of the industry. The industry should rationally consider high-speed expansion to prevent market risks.
10. Industry heats up, construction machinery exhibition focuses on industry development results
On November 27-30, 2018, the Shanghai Bauma Construction Machinery Exhibition (bauma China 2018) with the theme of “Creating a Vision, Horizons and Grand View” was successfully held. The four-day bauma China 2018 event is unprecedented, with a record number of data: the display area has reached a new high, breaking through 330,000 square meters, 10% more than the previous expansion. A total of 3,350 exhibiting companies from 38 countries and regions increased by 13%; 212,500 professional visitors gathered, a substantial increase of 25%. Bauma China 2018 closely follows the pulse of industry development, and explains the new starting point of China's construction machinery industry from different perspectives such as product intelligence, manufacturing intelligence, service intelligence and management intelligence.

bauma China 2018

The successful conclusion of the BICES 2019 Cooperative Business Reception held in conjunction with the 2018 Shanghai BMW Show also marks the official entry of the China Construction Machinery Industry Association in the domestic industry exhibition from bauma China 2018 into BICES 2019 Beijing time.
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