On May 20, the Guangdong Science and Technology Innovation Conference was held in Guangzhou, and the conference presented the 2020 Guangdong Science and Technology Award. According to the "Guangdong Province's Reform Plan on Deepening the Science and Technology Award System" and the "2020 Guangdong Science and Technology Award Evaluation Program", after the comprehensive review of the Provincial Science and Technology Award Evaluation Committee and the review of the Science and Technology Provincial Department, a total of 180 outstanding contribution awards, natural science awards, technological invention awards, scientific and technological progress awards, and scientific and technological cooperation awards were selected.
Hitachi Elevator (China) Co., Ltd. won the second prize of Science and Technology Progress Award for the project "Research and Development and Industrialization of Ultra-High-Speed Large-Capacity Elevator Based on Electronic Safety Active Vibration Abatement Technology". The project successfully developed ultra-high-speed and large-capacity elevators based on electronic safety active vibration reduction technology, formed the new ultra-high-speed elevator product with independent intellectual property rights, promoted the transformation and upgrading of the domestic elevator industry product structure to high-end products, and led the elevator industry cluster to develop into the high-quality manufacturing industry.
Based on years of experience and technology accumulation, Hitachi Elevator has made a number of breakthroughs in the field of ultra-high-speed elevators, through electronic safety systems, ultra-high-precision guide rails, active damping guide shoes, patented air pressure adjustment, dual damping design, sound insulation and noise reduction and other technologies, passengers can be more comfortable and safer when taking ultra-high-speed elevators, and meet the various needs of people in the transportation of high-rise buildings.
As early as 1999, Hitachi Elevator opened the industry's first post-doctoral research station in Guangzhou, and the annual R&D investment exceeded 3% of the business revenue. At present, Hitachi Elevator has more than 1400 R & D personnel in China and has obtained more than 1000 authorized patents in total. The R&D team has also undertaken several national, provincial and municipal science and technology projects, presided over and participated in the formulation of more than 50 national industry standards, and promoted the development of the industry in electronic security, IoTs, energy conservation and environmental protection, AI and other aspects.
Hitachi Elevator is solving social problems through innovation-driven, flexible use of data, accelerating scientific and technological innovation, providing solutions for China's building traffic and urban public transport, actively promoting the high-quality development of the elevator industry, and contributing to China's urban construction and high-quality better life.
Announcement from the People's Government of Guangdong Province on Issuing the 2020 Guangdong Science and Technology Award