Press release

Bureau Veritas Awards ISO/TS 22163:2017 Quality Management System Certificate for the Rail Transit Industry to CRRC Times Electric

2021 Mar 5

Bureau Veritas (hereinafter referred to as "BV") recently held an ISO/TS 22163 certificate awarding ceremony for Zhuzhou CRRC Times Electric Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as "CRRC Times Electric"). This audit, recognized by the silver rating of the European Rail Industry (UNIFE), not only represents the management capability of CRRC Times Electric in China's railway industry, but also demonstrates its management service level in international businesses.  The certificate awarding ceremony was attended by Vice General Manager Xu and Minister Huang of Quality Management Department of CRRC Times Electric, Ms. Zhang Miaoyin, Head of South China Region of BV System Certification Business Division, Ms. Ji Haifeng, Sales Manager of South China Region, and other representatives on both parties.

Vice General Manager Xu, on behalf of CRRC Times Electric, expressed his sincere gratitude to the visit of the BV Certification Team and the support provided for the cooperation. At the awarding ceremony, Vice General Manager Xu said: "As one of the leading development enterprises in domestic rail transportation sector, CRRC Times Electric has, over the years, been adhering to the service concept of caring for people, connecting the world and putting customer first, providing safe and portable core power equipment for the society, and working to finally become a world-class multinational enterprise with rail transportation equipment as the core business through continuous improvement of core technological capability and corporate management level."

Ms. Zhang Miaoyin, Head of South China Region of Bureau Veritas System Certification Business Group, firstly expressed her heartfelt congratulations to CRRC Times Electric for successfully obtaining the certificate and silver rating, and pointed out that "As a leading player in China's railway industry and a world-class component manufacturer and equipment supplier, CRRC Times Electric has maintained a long-term cooperation with Bureau Veritas in a number of fields. Its successfully passing this certification and obtaining the silver rating cannot be separated from the close attentions and vigorous promotion from the management of CRRC Times Electric, and is also the result of the joint efforts of all staff. It improves the quality, social and economic benefits of CRRC Times Electric, reduces the supply chain risks, cuts the assessment costs and raises the global competitiveness. As a 193-year-old third-party notary organization, Bureau Veritas is extensively experienced in certification and audit in the field of rail transportation. Through a long-term strategic cooperation, both parties will work together to promote China's railway industry and rail transportation development enterprises to take a leading position in the international market."