——Beijing ARC Xinxing Science & Technology Co., Ltd. served as China Section of BRICS Business Council Skills Development Working Group (SDWG) leader

China Section of BRICS Business Council plenary conference was held on the afternoon of Sep. 29th, 2016 in Beijing Cosco Shipping Building. Dr. Liu Zhenying, Chairman of Beijing ARC Xinxing Science & Technology Co., Ltd. as the leader for China Section of BRICS Business Council SDWG was invited to attend the conference.

The conference was hosted by Zhang jun, Director of Department of International Economics, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Other representatives, Xu Lirong, Chairman of China Cosco Shipping Group Co., Ltd.; Wang Yupu, Chairman of Sinopec Corp.; Tian Guoli, Chairman of Bank of China Limited (BOC); Lu Yimin, General Manager of China United Network Communications Corporation Limited (China Unicom); Xie Biao, Vice General Manager of China National Machinery Industry Corporation also attended the conference. They are the new China Section of BRICS Business Council members, taking charge of chairman of China Council, and leaders of Energy Working Group, Financial Services Working Group, Deregulation Working Group respectively.

With care and guidance of President Xi Jinping in person, BRICS Business Council is one of the important mechanisms of developing BRICS cooperation. China Section of BRICS Business Council sets up seven industry working groups, namely infrastructure, energy and green economy, manufacturing, financial services, skills development, agricultural economy, as well as deregulation and investment support. Beijing ARC Xinxing Science & Technology Co., Ltd. is the leader of Skills Development Working Group with current members of Fundamental Industry Training Center of Tsinghua University and Guangxi Technological College of Machinery and Electricity.

Since 2008, ARC Company has made various studies on the international skills cooperation and development and obtained spectacular achievement and rich experiences. Mr. Liu Zhenying, Chairman of Arc Company, is the initiator and organizer of Beijing “Arc Cup” International Welding Competition. Owing to his unyielding efforts, a series of “Arc Cup” international welding competitions and exchange activities for continuous 9 years have become the important events and technical exchange activities among international welding field. Moreover, 2016 “Arc Cup” International Welding Competition with 24 participating countries, is praised as “World Cup for Welding” by internation welding field! Meanwhile, as the cooperation institution for welding training in China authorized by Germany GSISLV and AWS, Arc Company is the Vice-director Unit to bulid “Belt and Road” International Alliance of Training and Education Industry.

In order to advance the BRICS skills development, build a new learning and exchange platform for skilled professionals from China and from the rest of the world, and light up the dream of success with wisdom for more professionals, Beijing ARC Xinxing Science & Technology Co., Ltd, as leader for China Section of BRICS Business Council SDWG, will fully cooperate with other parties with active plan and strive for the success of the two important events in 2017: One is IIW•CWS•Arc Cup 2017 International Welding Competition, the concurrent event of 70th IIW Annual Assembly in June, organized by International Institute of Welding (IIW) and China Welding Society (CWS); the other is the First BRICS International Skills Competition and Education and Training Seminar in September. At that time, China, as rotating presidency, will organize BRICS Summit.

Main leaders and representatives of the following enterprises attended the conference: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, China Cosco Shipping Group, BOC, China Unicom, China National Machinery Industry Corporation, State Grid Corporation of China, COMAC, Sinosure, CRRC Corp, CREC and CRCC.

Beijing ARC Xinxing Science & Technology Co., Ltd. is a national high-tech enterprise, Haidian District and Zhongguancun innovative enterprise, and a specialized company in metal wear-resistant materials, automatic welding equipment, automatic overlaying equipment manufactering and hard-facing additive manufacturing service. Arc Company drafts and sets up various industry standards and builds the “National Tech-innovation Strategy Alliance for Additive Manufacturing and Remanufacturing Industry” to jointly advance the development process of intelligent manufacturing.