Visiting the one hundred year Qixin Cement Plant, Celebrating International Women's Day.
It's another year of spring grass turning verdant, miles of apricots blossoming red. In the morning of March 7th, along with the balmy breeze, TPADRI secretary Wang Jianhua, vice president Song Zehua, chief architectural engineer Chen Hewen and sixty some female employees gathered together at the Chinese cement industry museum, namely the 1889 Cultural Park,together welcoming the March 8th International Women's Day.
Chinese Cement Industry Museum also known as 1889 Cultrual Park was built up on the Qixin Cement Plant old site, preserving the historical look of Tangshan's cement industry, carrying the significant historical cultural information. In the cement museum, Everybody listened carefully to the narrator's introduction to Qixin Cement Plant, "This is the junction section of cement Kiln 6 and Kiln 7, the part near the front of the kiln connects and channels with glass curtain wall", through the bright glass window, one can see clearly the two kilns and other complementary machinery, enabling people naturally to relate to the scenes of firing cement process. There was the award winning certificates the Horse brand cement has won from all major exhibitions, including 200 stamps from 200 different time periods as well as the well-preserved machinery. They all silently display the once great feats and prosper of Qixin cement plant, exuding the scent of China's cement cradle.
This activity, combined the past, present and future of Tangshan, conveyed the rich history of Tangshan to everybody, not only enriched their cultural knowledge, but also ignited the enthusiasm of everybody to do solid work, they all expressed the determination to build coastal city, beautiful Tangshan, contribute TPADRI staff's wisdom and strength.