American Truck Group’s Chinese tire manufacture affiliate was founded in 1994 and consisted of seven subsidiary companies together with one three-star hotel.It is not only a large-scale joint stock private enterprise, but also a tire manufacture group, which is specialized in tire manufacture, inner tube production, international trade, catering and new products research, of which tire manufacture is leading industry. Nowadays the group has more than 3800 employees and over 380 engineering technicians, with total capital of RM2.08 billion yuan.
In recent years,the group has always been holding the management concept of Gaining trust with honesty, winning with quality and developing with innovation, and been keeping exploiting and enterprising; accordingly economic benefit and social benefit are increasing at the same time, and the enterprise has gradually been running on a healthy, continuous and rapidly developing track. At present, the production capacity of 2.2 million sets of all steel heavy radial truck tires and 0.2 million sets of OTR radial tire series as well as 20000 sets of all steel heavy radial tire series has been formed in the group, in addition, main leading brands of products. The technical index of products has reached standards of the State, the US Department of Transportation (DOT) and the Economic Committee of Europe (ECE), furthermore, it has passed the certification of ISO9000 Quality Management System, ISO14000 environment system attestation, China Compulsory Product
So far, the group has set up over 100 sales points and formed sales network covering more than 50 provinces, cities as well as municipalities all over the country. While exploiting domestic marked actively, the group is exploiting the international market energetically as well. The products have been sold to over 30 countries and regions, such as Middle East, Africa, Europe, Southeast Asia, Latin America, the U.S.A., Singapore,Hongkong and Macao ect. Boasting of its perfect quality and excellent after-sale service system,the products have gained high trust and reputation from customers both at home and abroad. Successively,the group has been awarded Integrative Strength Top 50 Enterprises in Rubber Industry of Shandong Province, China Honesty. Management Enterprise, Consumer Best Satisfied Unit,AAA Credit Enterprise, Internationalization Management Advanced Enterprise and so on by relevant departments of the city,province and country.
In forthcoming years, American Truck Group’s Chinese tire manufacture affiliate shall abide by the concept of Business Honesty and Benefit for Society,be responsible for encouraging national industry and carry on brand strategy vigorously as well,in order to enhance the integrative strength and make enterprise develop healthily and steadily.At the end of the Eleventh Five-Year Plan,the group will do its best to realize the aim of exceeding RMB8 billion yuan in the way of sales income.
American Truck Group’s Chinese tire manufacture affiliate was put into operation with its new state of the art facility in August 2001 after a year’s construction since August 2000. The first-phase project possessed RMB 40 million fixed assets, two boilers of 35t/h installed capacity, and two 3000-kw turbo generator units that were put in operation on August 15 and 18 successively in 2001. Since its operation, the company had shouldered the responsibility of power and steam supply for all the enterprises under American Truck Group’s Chinese tire manufacture affiliate and all the units in the town, which had eased the serious situation of energy waste and air pollution and provided good production and living environment for the enterprise’s development. The first-phase project achieved an annual energy output of 50.4 million kwh, an annual steam supply of 0.35 million tons and annual profits and taxes of RMB12 million.
By 2002, American Truck Group’s Chinese tire manufacture affiliate has achieved an increasing demands about electricity and steam, its original units can not meet production and consumption requirements.. After inspection and examination, the group decided to start the second-phase project, which was designed to be of 25,000 kw installed capacity and to be finished by the end of 2003, raising the company’s total fixed assets to RMB130 million, an annual energy output to 260 million kwh and a yearly steam supply to 1 million tons. In August 2005, the company invested RMB7.47 million in the installment of flue gas desulfurization system, and it passed the on-site examination on its technological renovation by Shandong Environmental Monitoring Station with all statistics up to the standard. In May 2007, it also passed the examination by Shandong Environmental Protection Bureau on its completed project, making it the first thermoelectricity cogeneration enterprise in Dongying to have met the standard for environmental protection.
The third-phase expansion project of thermoelectricity began in April 2006, with one 240T/h high temperature high pressure pulverized-coal fired boiler and one 50,000KW turbo generator unit installed in November 2007, desulfuration facility and on-line monitoring system also finished. After the operation of the third-phase project, the company’s area will increase to 116,000 square meters, fixed assets to RMB500 million, an annual energy output to 1.1 billion kwh, an annual steam supply to 5.8 million tons and profits and taxes to RMB80 million.