Dongguan Changan: Leading the innovation and reform of the mold industry
On October 25, the National Mold Product Quality Supervision and Inspection Center (Guangdong) (hereinafter referred to as the "Mould Inspection Center") was unveiled and trial operation started in Chang'an Town. The National Mold Product Quality Supervision and Inspection Center (Guangdong) is the only national mold quality supervision center in South China. The mold inspection center invested about 100 million yuan, and its settlement in Changan will provide strong technical support for the transformation and upgrading of the mold industry based on local characteristics, which will lead to the "honeycomb effect" of the mold industry and help Dongguan and Guangdong to build a healthy and green ecology of the mold industry. chain.
At present, Chang'an Town is actively deploying and implementing the construction plan for the Dongguan section of the Guangshen Science and Technology Innovation Corridor to provide support for Dongguan to become an innovative first-tier city. The mold inspection center is a microcosm of Chang'an Town's strategy of integrating into the Guangzhou-Shenzhen innovation and technology corridor.
As a famous town of hardware molds in China and a major town in the electronic information industry, Chang'an, an important node in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and the Guangzhou-Shenzhen Science and Technology Innovation Corridor, insists on establishing an industrial town. Promote the development of advantageous industries in the town, lead the innovation and reform of the mold industry, continue to consolidate the brand of the Changan mold industry cluster area, and contribute to the promotion of Dongguan's innovation-driven development to a new level.
In the future, Changan Town will rely on the three national brands such as the National Mold Quality Inspection Center, China (Chang'an) International Machinery Hardware Mold Exhibition ("Long Exhibition"), and the National Mold Brand Demonstration Zone to accelerate the transformation and upgrading of the mold industry and continuously improve Independent innovation capabilities, build the mold industry innovation ecosystem, build Changan into a national machinery hardware mold service center, machinery hardware mold trade center and machinery hardware mold R & D and manufacturing center, and strive to build China's mold industry highland.
National platform landing
Improve the mold industry ecological chain
After several years of preparations, a technically completed national-level inspection platform, the mold inspection center, successfully launched in Changan, Dongguan. It is an important milestone for the development of the mold industry in Changan and the city. One of the nodes of Shenzhen Science and Technology Innovation Corridor.
The mold inspection center is located at 10 Lianhu Road, Chang'an, covering an area of about 4,000 square meters, of which the laboratory area is 5000 square meters. 13 laboratories have been built, with more than 100 sets of testing equipment, including ultra-high-precision three-dimensional coordinate measuring machines, industrial CT, XRD scanning electron microscope and other high-tech cutting-edge instruments and equipment, with a total investment of about 100 million yuan.
The inspection capability of the mold inspection center covers the product range of stamping dies, die casting dies, plastic dies, and die steel. The methods cover the areas of precision measurement, non-destructive testing, material analysis, physical performance analysis, and chemical composition analysis. The service content can meet domestic and foreign mold companies. Testing requirements for raw materials, standard parts, molds and mold products and requirements for quality control and improvement.
The relevant person in charge of Chang'an Town stated that the mold inspection center was officially unveiled in Changan. It will take innovation as the main body, and cooperate with university research institutes, industry associations, standardization organizations, top smart manufacturing equipment suppliers, smart manufacturing application service providers, and certifications. A comprehensive service provider of quality technology for high-quality resources such as institutions and excellent enterprises in the industry.
At present, the mold inspection center has introduced world-class equipment and system integrators such as Carl Zeiss, Hexagon, Ekoslang, Rhodes, Fanuc, Sodick, Motebao, as well as the National Mould and Standards Commission, and Auto Mould. More than 20 organizations including the National and Local Joint Engineering Laboratory of Intelligent Manufacturing Technology and TUV Rheinland have settled in the mold industry service complex, basically forming a "one center, five platforms" structure, namely the mold intelligent service platform, high-quality supply service platform, inspection The certification service platform, standard research service platform, and talent cultivation service platform have triggered the "honeycomb effect" in the mold industry and helped build a healthy green ecological chain in the mold industry.
The mold inspection center has become the "fragrant incense" in the eyes of many mold industry practitioners. A mold company leader in Chang'an Town told reporters that companies can now get professional test reports at their doorsteps, reducing the cost of testing and certification while saving. Time will help improve the competitiveness of enterprises. "The professionals in the technology center will bring new opportunities for the development of the mold industry. In the future, enterprises will use the center resources to continuously improve their technical capabilities and thereby enhance their competitiveness."
This time, the mold inspection center also cooperated with the China Quality Certification Center to innovate and develop China's first mold advanced manufacturing capability evaluation system, filling a gap in the third-party evaluation of the mold manufacturing company's manufacturing capability level.
The person in charge of the National Mold Product Quality Supervision and Inspection Center (Guangdong) said that the evaluation system objectively evaluates the current situation of mold companies' general profile, equipment, talents, informatization, intelligent manufacturing and qualification results, and is objective, fair, scientific, Fully identifying the advanced manufacturing capability level of mold companies, and promoting the quality evaluation from the pursuit of "qualified rate" to the pursuit of "satisfaction", has a positive role in regulating the order of China's mold industry and guiding the upgrade of the mold industry.
At present, the mold inspection center has completed the evaluation of advanced manufacturing capabilities for 21 domestic mold companies, which has effectively helped enterprises build quality brands, strengthen core competitiveness, and improve the quality of regional industrial development.
The mold inspection center was put into use. By providing an open and shared innovation model for enterprises and social organizations to provide one-stop quality technology services that cover the entire life cycle of mold products, it will effectively lead mold manufacturers to achieve quality improvement and start "Guangdong "Mould", especially the brand of Changan Mould Industry Concentration Zone, attracts more outstanding enterprises to settle in Changan, better utilize the influence of Guangdong's mold industry and Changan hardware mold towns across the country, and help Changan build a quality service highland in the mold manufacturing industry. Promote the Dongguan mold industry from big to strong, and provide solid quality technical support for the innovation-driven development of the mold industry and the implementation of the 2025 strategy made in China.
Using Industrial Cloud Big Data to Improve the Intelligence Level of Moulds
Chang'an Town is located at the important node of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and the Guangzhou-Shenzhen Science and Technology Innovation Corridor. It ranked 9th in the National Top 1000 Towns in Comprehensive Strength in 2017, with obvious location advantages and strong economic development. From January to September this year, the town's total output value was 40.26 billion yuan, an increase of 14.8%; the total industrial output value was 156.19 billion yuan, an increase of 24.9%; of which the industrial output value was 146.63 billion yuan, an increase of 26.5%; the high-tech manufacturing industry was regulated The output value was 106.27 billion yuan, an increase of 27.2%.
Since the reform and opening up, Chang'an has insisted on establishing an industrial town. Since the mid-1990s, it has vigorously developed the manufacturing industry. After years of cultivation, it has formed two advantageous industries with electronic information and hardware molds. Mould towns, national torch plan mold industry bases, and national well-known brands in the hardware mold industry create demonstration zones.
From January to September this year, the output value of electronic information in the whole town was 117.13 billion yuan, an increase of 27.1%; the output value of mechanical hardware molds in the town was 10.97 billion yuan, an increase of 16.3%. Changan has many metal mold companies, solid industrial foundation, developed professional market, complete upstream and downstream products, and obvious industrial advantages. It has become an important domestic production and distribution base for metal mold products.
Chang'an Town has a deep foundation in the hardware mold industry and owns a group of leading hardware mold enterprises. Of the nearly 700 technology-based enterprises in the town, more than 500 are engaged in metal molds and related industries, accounting for 70%; of the 33 national and provincial famous brand names in the town, 22 metal mold companies account for 66.7%. Jinsheng, Jierong, Xiangxin, Qianda, Qili and other hardware mold leading companies, of which Jinsheng and Jierong were listed on the GEM and SME boards in 2010 and 2017, respectively. The largest manufacturer of automotive molds and mold blanks.
"Chang'an has a well-developed professional market for metal molds, has concentrated advanced metal mold manufacturing enterprises, brought together cutting-edge metal mold production technology, and formed a complete metal mold industry system." Changqing Town Committee member Ye Qingxiang said that in recent years, Changan Town Adhere to the path of high-quality development and international development, and further improve the quality of development based on the rapid growth of the industry. Vigorously implement the innovation drive, optimize the industrial structure, change the driving force for growth, and build a highland for China's mold industry.
In order to improve the development level of advantageous industries, Changan implemented a series of measures to enhance industrial competitiveness. According to reports, Chang'an Town has formulated a development plan for the hardware mold industry, which clarifies the medium- and long-term goals of industrial development; implements innovation-driven development, formulates a "1 + 13" series of innovation-driven solutions, and vigorously implements the three-year action plan for industrial innovation and the scale and scale of key enterprises. The “multiplier plan” of benefits, the Changan Town Finance allocates more than 100 million yuan each year to support the innovation and development of enterprises, and rewards the transformation and upgrading of enterprises such as metal molds. It promotes the technological innovation of enterprises, and there are 149 national high-tech enterprises in the town and national and provincial famous brands. With 33 bids, the number of patent applications and authorizations in the town from January to September this year continued to rank first in Dongguan.
Accelerate the development of intelligent manufacturing, vigorously promote the "machine substitution" of enterprises, and build a full ecological chain of intelligent manufacturing. From January to September this year, the industrial investment of the town was 4.58 billion yuan, an increase of 33.1%; the investment in industrial technological transformation was 3.23 billion yuan, an increase of 22.5%. The company's "machine substitution" application projects and total investment ranked first in Dongguan; strengthened cooperation between government, schools and enterprises, carried out "China's transformation, Changan experiment", and jointly established the Changan Tianshi International Rapid Prototyping Innovation Center with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of Hong Kong , Co-constructed Advanced Manufacturing Institute with Dongguan University of Technology, actively introduced German Zeiss China South China Application Center to settle in Chang'an; promoted the integration of industrial finance and established Dongguan's first metal mold industry fund and "government, business and banking" financing service platform, mainly serving growth A good innovative metal mold enterprise promotes win-win cooperation between banks and enterprises.
Chang'an Town also cooperates with relevant scientific research institutes and professional institutions to build a Chinese mold industry service complex. This complex can enable mold companies in Changan and Dongguan to enjoy high-level, one-stop technology in Dongguan. service.
In addition, Chang'an Town pays attention to the platform of Big Data Bureau built by it, actively collects industrial data in the town, takes advantage of cooperation opportunities with the majority of scientific research institutions and professional institutions, jointly uses industrial cloud big data, attaches importance to the practical application of industrial production, and improves molds. The intelligence level of the manufacturing industry and escort for good quality products.
Create high-level competitions to polish regional brands
Changan Town has accelerated the development of intelligent mold manufacturing. A group of enterprises have realized major changes in production tools and gradually upgraded to intelligent development. However, the level of manufacturing in the entire town is not very high, and the level of automation and intelligence is still relatively low. The manufacturing level of precision molds needs to be further improved.
How to solve this development problem? Chang'an Town focuses on the gathering of talents. To this end, Chang'an Town and the Guangdong Mould Association jointly held the “Chang'an Cup” Chinese Mould Works and Manufacturing Skills Contest. This professional mould contest for the country, showing mold design, craftsmanship, manufacturing level, and many skilled craftsmen, attracted industry excellence. The gathering of talents and enterprises promotes the development of the mold industry in Chang'an Town.
On October 26, the second "Changan Cup" China (Dongguan Changan) mold work and manufacturing skills competition officially started at the Dongguan Mechanical and Electrical Engineering School. The first individual mold design competition was held, and the manufacturing skills competition will be held next. 2, mold works competition.
In the first individual mold design competition, in order to reflect the true level of the players and select outstanding talents, this competition does not divide into groups. After screening, a total of 63 competitors were selected to participate in this design competition. After some competition and expert referees The evaluation from Dongguan Jinjiang Mould Technology Co., Ltd. contestant He Chengde won the championship and won 30,000 yuan in prize money. At the same time, he won the qualification for applying for Chang'an Township “Excellent Talent Card”, which will provide public services such as child enrollment and medical treatment. The above enjoys the same treatment as the registered population.
The second China (Dongguan Chang'an) mold work and manufacturing skills competition in 2017 is another major event for the Changan hardware mold industry. The contest is jointly sponsored by the Changan Town Government, the National Mold Product Quality Supervision and Inspection Center, and the Guangdong Mold Industry Association. The theme of the contest is "excellence and craftsmanship", and the total prize of the contest is more than 700,000 yuan.
This year's competition attracted the participation of leading mold companies in the surrounding areas of the Pearl River Delta, including Yihe Mold, Huayisheng, Xiangxin Technology, Huimei, Yangming Electronics, Yichang Technology, Yinbaoshan New, Gree Precision, and Foxconn Technology. Group of subsidiaries and other outstanding representatives of China's mold enterprises.
The relevant person in charge of the "Chang'an Cup" organizing committee told reporters that some companies' works in the last session received invention patents, which had a significant impact on the industry's technological progress and industrial structure adjustment. In the process of transforming science and technology into productivity, Produced greater economic benefits and good social benefits.
"Based on the existing foundation, actively cultivate the emerging mold industry with cutting-edge technology and high product added value, vigorously accelerate the transformation and upgrading of advantageous industries, and continuously expand the well-known brands and influence of the Changan hardware mold industry." The relevant person in charge of Changan Town said that the competition attracted Various mold companies and professional talents gathered in Chang'an, effectively promoted the spirit of great country craftsmen, further expanded Changan's influence in the mold industry, enhanced Changan's mold manufacturing capabilities and technical level, and polished the areas of Changan's hardware mold specialty industries. Brand.
Seventeen sessions of "Long Exhibition"
A large platform for industry communication
On October 27th, the 17th China (Chang'an) International Machinery Hardware Mould Exhibition opened. More than 3,000 representatives from domestic and foreign merchants, professional purchasing groups and exhibiting companies attended the opening ceremony. Relying on a sound industrial chain and a mature market system, Changan Town has held professional hardware mold exhibitions since 2001 and has held seventeen consecutive sessions.
After 17 years of meticulous cultivation, China (Chang'an) International Machinery Hardware Mold Exhibition has become a well-known exhibition in the South China region for the machinery hardware mold industry and even China's equipment manufacturing industry. It has been awarded the title of China's Top Ten Brand Professional Exhibitions and has also won the industry and all sectors of society. Full affirmation.
This year's exhibition, as the "top priority" of Changan Machinery Hardware Mold Industry in 2017, takes the theme of "Mold Town, Equipment China" as its theme, and aims to build a "high, precise and sophisticated" industry exhibition platform, with high specifications and high quality. With the comprehensive rise of China's machinery and hardware molds and the continuous expansion of market demand, the exhibition benefits will provide exhibitors with comprehensive exhibitions and build a comprehensive trade stage to discuss opportunities for cooperation with outstanding buyers at home and abroad. Hardware mold companies have set up a large platform for gathering exchanges and synchronizing exhibitions, allowing manufacturers from all over the country to share unlimited business opportunities brought by the transformation and upgrading of the industry.
650 temporary booths, standard booths and 2,000 booths will be set up throughout the exhibition. They are divided into brand special decoration zone, machine tool and equipment zone, mold and accessories zone, hardware and mechanical zone, e-commerce zone, financial service zone, and Changan mould zone. And other functional exhibition areas. The group exhibition area was launched, which attracted industry associations such as Dongguan Hardware Machinery Mold Industry Association to participate in the exhibition. Nearly 100 member companies participated in the group. Guangdong Mould Industry Association organized a number of outstanding mould member companies to participate in the exhibition, and collectively appeared with a unified booth image.
The relevant person in charge of Chang'an Town said that through the opportunity of the exhibition, it provided an excellent platform for companies in the industry to showcase their products, promote their corporate image, and find trading partners, and gradually build professional exhibitors and professional merchants, equipment manufacturing equipment, and high-tech. The characteristic industrial clusters of the gathering of achievements and the gathering of market information have consolidated Changan's status as a "China's Machinery Hardware Mold Town", promoted the technological and cultural exchanges of the mold industry in Changan Town, and enhanced the image of Changan's mold regional brands.