Atlas Copco Donates to Support China University of Geosciences
On March 22, 2013, Atlas Copco Scholarship (Stipend Fund) Award and Donation Ceremony was grandly held in School of Engineering and Technology, China University of Geosciences (Beijing Campus).
Practicing social benefit
Since its entry into China in1980s, Atlas Copco has been endeavoring to contribute to China’s economic and social development. The social benefit activities Atlas Copco has been engaged in for a long term include: providing clean water source for people in the poverty-stricken and remote areas, caring for growth of disadvantaged children, and contributing to China’s education cause. It is the active participation and innovation in such programs that enables Atlas Copco to win AmCham Shanghai CSR Award 2012, which is an affirmation of Atlas Copco’s effort and contribution in fulfilling corporate social reasonability and caring for social benefit undertaking.
Joining hands with famous universities
Always seeking innovative solutions has served as an important guarantee of Atlas Copco’s sustainable development. “We always hold that the key to our success in China market is that we encourage employees’ innovation and provide them with training and career development opportunities,” said Mr. Freddy Man, general manager of Atlas Copco Mining and Rock Excavation Technique Customer Center Greater China, at the award ceremony held in School of Engineering and Technology, China University of Geosciences (Beijing Campus). The Mining and Rock Excavation Technique is one of the four business areas of Atlas Copco, and its Customer Center Greater China has been committed to providing Chinese customers with mining and rock excavation equipment, spare parts, and after-sales service. At present, Atlas Copco has established 12 branch offices in China, with more than 450 employees.
Atlas Copco Mining and Rock Excavation Technique Customer Center Greater China started to cooperate with China’s famous universities in 2009. The close cooperation with universities has fully demonstrated Atlas Copco's corporate culture, social commitment, and the conviction of committing to sustainable development. Looking into the future, Atlas Copco will unswervingly support China’s education cause in sci-tech innovation and talents development, etc., and will focus on local market, and make unremitting efforts to realize growth and progress together with China’s society.
For further information please contact:
- Caroline He
Senior Marketing Communication Specialist
Atlas Copco Mining and Rock Excavation Technique
Phone: +86 10 5870 6331
Atlas Copco’s Mining and Rock Excavation Technique business area provides equipment for drilling and rock excavation, a complete range of related consumables and service through a global network. The business area innovates for sustainable productivity in surface and underground mining, infrastructure, civil works, well drilling and geotechnical applications. Principal product development and manufacturing units are located in Sweden, the United States, Canada, China and India.