Zhongtong Launches China’s First Gas Bus Technology Platform
At the China Beijing International Exhibition on Buses, Trucks & Components expo, Zhongtong Bus Holding Co., Ltd (Zhongtong) launched its brand assertion Towards a Green Future, meaning a green transportation driven by innovative technologies. The event was followed on July 6th with the unveiling of Zhongtong’s 10,000 natural gas fuelled bus. The company sees natural gas buses as being of great significance in promoting technical progress as a part of green transportation.
Industrial experts, media representatives, Zhongtong’s typical users, General Manager of Zhongtong Sun Qingmin and other distinguished guests attended the event. Assistant General Manager of Jinan Long-Distance Transportation Co., Ltd Zhang Jijun and Sun Qingmin unveiled the 10,000th gas bus. Sun Qingmin then handed over a special “key”. Three other natural gas series buses were also available for inspection.
Sun Qingmin explained that for years, Zhongtong has been adhering to the concept of “saving energy through technology” and increasing investment in innovation. Zhongtong has develop its unique “Lanxin technology”, making gas buses more safe and energy-saving. Relying on this technology, Zhongtong has been awarded orders from across the country and says it is first in terms of market concentration with sales volume reaching 10,000 units.
Zhingtong is also constructing a new factory with capacity to handle an annual sales volume of 30,000 units of energy-saving and new-energy buses.