Kehua Signed Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Union to Help with its Digital Transformation
On December 16, Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel (Group) Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as "Baogang (Group)" hosted the Baogang Group Digital Transformation Seminar & Strategic Cooperation Signing Ceremony in Baotou City, Inner Mongolia. Kehua Hengsheng Co., Ltd. was invited to attend this ceremony, in order to sign the Strategic Cooperation Agreement on the joint development of data center service with Inner Mongolia Baotou Steel Union (hereinafter referred to as "Baogang Union"), a subsidiary company affiliated to Baogang Group, and to establish a sustainable strategic partnership. Mr. Li Degang, the vice-general manager of Baogang Group, the chairman and the secretary of the party committee of Baogang Union, Mr. Chen Chenghui, the chairman of Kehua Hengsheng Co., Ltd., and Mr. Lin Jianfeng, the CEO of Cloud Group of Kehua Hengsheng Co., Ltd., as representatives of the parties, attended and completed this signing ceremony.
In the context of "Reserve for New Construction", now the development of digital economy in China is accelerating, and breakthroughs of digital innovation in traditional industries are also emerging. As the biggest listed iron and steel company in west China, Baogang Union has been actively adapted itself to the development trend of intelligent manufacturing over the years. The unique electric power and land resources in Baotou lead strong cost competitive advantage to the construction and operation of the data center. Accelerating the digital transformation and upgrade of iron and steel industry through extension of the data center construction is the best choice to the development of Baogang Union.
According to the cooperation agreement, in light of the highly acceptance of the data center development strategy between Baogang Union and Kehua Hengsheng Co., Ltd., both parties will fully exploit their own advantages in resources, products, technologies, services and so on, to jointly facilitate the implementation of the data center service, based on the principle of "willingness, win-win, resource complementarity, joint development, and sincere cooperation". Baogang Union will provide natural conditions for the proposed data center (e.g., geographical location, power supply, etc.), and determine the scale of the proposed data center; Kehua Hengsheng Co., Ltd., as the expert in data center industry, will provide Baogang Union with data center product solutions and services in full life cycle of the data center, including high-quality internet customer, operation services and value-added service, by virtue of its existing technical strength and mature application experience.
At present, the Kehua Hengsheng Co., Ltd. has data center industry experience over 10 years, built 7 major data centers in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou and surrounding cities, operated more than 20 data centers in more than 10 cities across the country, with more than 28,000 cabinets and a total construction area of more than 230,000 m2, forming four major data center clusters in North China, East China, South China and Southwest China. Our company provides customers with life cycle services, including data center location consultation, planning and design, product solution, integrated management, engineering construction, operation & maintenance management, IDC operation, and value-added service.
It is known that, as founded on June 29, 1999 and formally listed on Shanghai Stock Exchange on March 9, 2001, Baogang Union is the biggest listed iron and steel company in west China. Now it owns 22 subsidiaries, 13 overseas branch companies, 1 wholly-owned subsidiary, as well as 12 controlling or participating companies; they have formed the industrial matching ability of over 16.5 million tons of iron, steel and material, and the total assets of RMB 140 billion yuan. The general equipment level of Baogang Union is first-class domestically and overseas; and Baogang Union has formed four quality production lines of "plate, tube, track and line".
Through this cooperation, it is expected that Kehua Hengsheng Co., Ltd. and Baogang Union will further develop the joint construction of data center, build of new pattern of long-term cooperation, form a new joint force in technological cooperation, achieve mutual benefit and win-win results, jointly establish the benchmark of digital transformation for industries and enterprises in China, and contribute more strength in the promotion of national intelligent manufacturing construction.