On December 23, 2020, the 40,000th unit produced by Volvo Construction Equipment’s Shanghai plant officially rolled off the assembly line, marking another milestone for Volvo Construction Equipment in China for 18 years. Volvo CE China’s management team, employee representatives and agent representatives attended the on-site event together to celebrate the glory moment.

The 40,000th Volvo Construction Equipment Shanghai plant successfully rolled off the assembly line.

Li Yan, Vice President and General Manager of the Shanghai Plant of Volvo Construction Equipment (China) Co., Ltd., said: “From the delivery of the first excavator in 2003 to Volvo Construction Equipment Shanghai in 2018 The 30,000th product of the factory rolled off the production line, and Volvo Construction Equipment has spent 15 years practicing our firm confidence in deepening the Chinese market. Only two years later, the total production of the Shanghai factory has exceeded the 40,000 mark, demonstrating that we are optimizing production capacity , Achieve significant results in lean production management. This is inseparable from the sincere cooperation between the various teams of construction equipment in China, the efforts of all employees, and the loyal trust of customers. “

As an indispensable part of Volvo Construction Equipment’s global production system Since its establishment, Volvo CE’s Shanghai plant has always been based on safety, driven by efficiency, and led by innovation. With its excellent production capacity and excellent product quality, it has provided a strong guarantee for the company’s continuous expansion of its operations in China. In terms of production process upgrades and safety, the production capacity of the Shanghai factory has jumped from the initial 6 units every 8 hours to the current 27 units every 8 hours, an increase of nearly five times; as of December 23 this year, the assembly workshop of the Shanghai factory has achieved nearly The record of 3,000 accident-free days establishes a firm bottom line for safety. Over the years since its establishment, Volvo Construction Equipment Shanghai has been praised by all walks of life for its excellent product quality and excellent staff quality. In 2013, the factory was awarded the Shanghai Quality Gold Award; the following year, the frame team of the assembly workshop was awarded the title of “National Worker Pioneer”; in 2018, the Shanghai factory was named as a model unit of employee care in the Jinqiao Economic and Technological Development Zone.
40,000 units are far from the end, but it is precisely the starting point for the Shanghai plant to take a new step in business development. In 2021, the new series of excavators, together with the D series excavators currently in production, will flexibly meet the diversified product needs of Chinese customers through the product portfolio. In the future, Volvo Construction Equipment Shanghai Plant will also form a synergy with Linyi Plant, Jinan R&D Center, Marketing and Sales, and Shanghai Remanufacturing Center, using Volvo Construction Equipment’s global technological advantages and local manufacturing capabilities to bring more efficiency and Innovative and sustainable products and services promote the upgrading of China’s construction machinery industry and inject innovative vitality into China’s economic and social development. (This article comes from Volvo Construction Equipment)

Post time: Jan-26-2021