Invested by Sany Group, Sany Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. was founded in 1994, with its headquarters located in the Changsha Economic Technological Development Zone. Since its founding, the output of Sany Heavy Industries Co., Ltd grew at an annualized rate of 50%. Even though the world economy shrank sharply due to the global crisis in 2008, Sany Heavy Industries Co., Ltd still kept the high rate of rise and the annual revenue reached 13.745 billion RMB, increased by 50.3% than that of last year.
At present, SANY HEAVY INDUSTRIES CO., LTD is involved in all aspects of construction machinery manufacturing, with products as diversified as construction equipment, road construction equipment and crane etc., totaling 25 categories and more than 120 kinds. The leading products include the concrete pump, truck mounted concrete pump, concrete batching plant, asphalt batching plant, roller, asphalt paver, motor grader, truck crane, crawler crane, and so on. Market shares of truck mounted concrete pumps, concrete pumps, and full hydraulic rollers stand first place in the domestic market and the production of pump truck tops the world. So far, Sany Heavy Industries Co., Ltd remains the producer of concrete pumps with the longest boom and largest volume of displacement.
In September 2002, SANY HEAVY INDUSTRIES CO., LTD’s tailored super-high pressure concrete pump HBT90CH created a new world record when a single pump delivered C60 concrete vertically to a 406m height at the Hongkong International Finance Center. Five years later, this record was updated to 492m at the Shanghai Financial Center by a different Sany machine. Further more, the world’s first full-hydraulic motor grader, first third-gradation concrete pump and first bitumen-cement mortar mixer were all born at Sany Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. In October of 2007, SANY’s 66m truck-mounted concrete pump was assessed as the longest boom by Guinness World Records and by the end of 2008, the truck-mounted pump with 72m boom broke the latest record again. There is no limit to innovation at Sany Heavy Industries Co., Ltd.
Each year, Sany Heavy Industries Co., Ltd would put 5% of sales revenue aside for its R&D. It aims at upgrading its products to the world’s advanced level with the conviction that “quality changes the world”. Now Sany Heavy Industries Co., Ltd has its own post-doctoral research centers, which have become one of the country’s top technological development centers, obtaining more than 536 authorized patents and developing hundreds key technologies. Sany Heavy Industries Co., Ltd was also honored the second prize of “National Technology Progress”, “China Well-Known Trademark”, “Inspection-Free Product” of China, “Benchmark Products of China’s Construction Machinery Industry”.
With above 100 marketing and service centers in China, Sany Heavy Industries Co., Ltd has 56 networked warehouses and 6 free-of-charge service hotlines with the numbers beginning with 800. Self-supporting, with a mature network, and a unique service philosophy, Sany Heavy Industries Co., Ltd renders five-star services in the pre-sale stage, purchasing stage, and after-sale stage.
Worldwide, Sany’s has set up over 30 overseas affiliates capable of covering more than 150 countries. Its products have been exported to more than 110 countries and areas. Currently Sany has invested in India and the US and established its manufacture and R&D bases. On January 1, 2009, Sany signed an agreement to invest EUR100 million to build a R&D center and machinery manufacturing base in Bedburg of Germany. The Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao and the German Chancellor Angela Merkel witnessed the contract-signing ceremony.
Sany Heavy Industries Co., Ltd has been certified for State ISO9000 Quality System Certification, ISO14001 Environment Management System Certification, OHSAS18001 Occupational Health Safety System Certification, and the German TUV Certification.
Sany Heavy Industries Co., Ltd went public on the Shanghai Stock Exchange on July 3, 2003.
On Oct. 3, 2003, Hu Jintao, President of the People’s Republic of China, inspected Sany Group and commented: “You have made splendid achievements in the past. Hope you unite as one to create a better future!” Leaders of the central government who also visited Sany include Premier Wen Jiabao, Political Bureau of CPC and Prime Minister of PRC; Jia Qinglin, Political Bureau of CPC and Chairman of China National Consultation Committee of the CPPCC; Zeng Qinghong, Political Bureau of CPC and Vice President of the PRC; Huang Ju ,Vice Premier and Standing Committee Member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and Zhou Yongkang, Member of Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of CPC Central Committee, to name a few.
Mr Wengen Liang is the main founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sany Group. He was elected a representative of the 17th CPC National Congress, and representative of the 8th, 9th, and 10th National People’s Congress. He has also been awarded the following titles: “National Model Worker”, “National Outstanding Entrepreneur”, “Outstanding Builder of a Socialist Society with Chinese Characteristics”, “CCTV People of the Year 2008 (Economics)”, one of “Forbes Best Owners of China’s Listed Companies”, “Mundell World Manager Achievement Prize”.