Romax Technology has entered into a new contract with Chinese gearbox manufacturer Chongqing Tsingshan Industrial Co Ltd (Tsingshan). The collaboration with Romax will enable Tsingshan to make improvements and significant advances in the technology used to manufacture their transmissions.The agreement also marks a significant development in the relationship between the two companies and their leading roles in the advancement of the Chinese automotive industry.
Tsingshan is one of the leading gearbox manufacturers in China and a primary supplier to China’s leading automotive OEM, Changan Motors. The contract encompasses three main stages of work including the sale of RomaxDesigner simulation technology, provision of a range of technical trainings and detailed design assessments and reviews.
Tsingshan engineers will use RomaxDesigner to improve existing and create new designs for a number of transmissions. To ensure that Tsingshan engineers can gain the most out of Romax’s products and advanced technology, Romax will provide expert tuition that will cover areas in the transmission design procedure, including advanced modelling and analysis, system design for NVH etc. The training sessions will be provided to a group of Tsingshan’s engineers at Romax’s headquarters in Nottingham, UK.
In addition, Romax will also be conducting a range of assessments on the mechanical designs of Tsingshan’s transmissions, including both existing products and new designs for non-manual transmissions. Reports from Romax on their assessments will enable both teams of engineers to work together on improving targets and specification settings.
Mr. Peijun Li, Vice President of Tsingshan, stated, “We chose to work with Romax Technology as we wanted to incorporate more advanced technology into our design and manufacturing processes. I am confident that through working with Romax we will be able to improve our methods and designs of our new automotive gearboxes and greatly advance our capabilities in the future.”
Dr Peter Poon, Chief Executive of Romax Technology, said, “We are pleased that Tsingshan, one of the leading automotive transmission manufacturers in China, has chosen to work with Romax. We have a long history of successful collaboration with leading OEMs worldwide on design consultancy, durability and NVH simulation, and technical development. Working with Tsingshan will offer Romax the opportunity to bring its leading technology, worldwide industrial perspective and above all experienced experts on transmission design and development to Tsingshan.”