Started the road network and land consolidation project for Ningxiang High-tech Zone in Hunan Province.
Initiated the founding of Tianyu Intelligent Manufacturing Co., Ltd. as the largest shareholder.
Succeeded in backdoor listing and ran as the sole operational asset wholly owned by Sinosteel Engineering & Technology Co., Ltd.
Became controlling shareholder of Sinosteel Tiancheng Environmental Protection & Technology Co., Ltd. and acquired 100% stakes of Sinosteel Brazil.
Finished the 100% purchase of stakes of Sinosteel Engineering & Design Institute Co., Ltd., and then obtained grade A qualification for engineering and consulting in metallurgy, construction, electronic communication industries.
Contracted the 2x600MW power plant project for ICDAS in Turkey, accelerating the development in diversified fields.
The Rocklands copper beneficiation plant – the first non-ferrous mining project contracted by Chinese company
Ranked in ENR Top 250 International Contractors with outstanding overseas contracting achievements.
Successfully contracted Zongheng 6-mtpy plate steel plant project, realizing business transition from individual project contracting to integrated steel complex.
Ranked top 10 of the “Chinese 100 EPC Contractors by Turnover” list with outstanding references and had topped the list in terms of metallurgy for more than 10 years.
Had completed the largest blast furnace, sintering, coke oven, continuous casting and hot rolling projects ever contracted overseas by Chinese companies at the time, featuring international influence and overall competence.
Incorporated into Sinosteel Group.
The contract of 750,000-tpy bar mill project for Turkeywas signed, since when the contracting of overseas major metallurgical projects had been started
Participated in the construction of Baosteel Phase II & III by the equipment contracting of Blast Furnace No.2 (4063m3) and No.3 (4350m3), winning the “State Award for Major Technical Equipment Achievement” and “Science and Technology Award”.
Equipment Company of Ministry of Metallurgical Industry, the predecessor of Sinosteel Equipment & Engineering Co., Ltd., was set up.