Jiangsu Sea-lion Machinery Group (Corp.) (hereinafter referred to
as Sea-Lion Group”), founded in 1970, is one of the earliest
manufacturers of commercial washing machines in China. With a land
area of 95,000m2, a construction area of 69,000m2 and fixed assets
of 280 million yuan, the Group realizes an annual production
capacity of 12,000 sets, annual sales of 380 million yuan, and
annual export value of 8 million US dollars.
It has accumulated a wealth of experience in R&D and production
of washing machines. Now it becomes the largest-scale professional
manufacturer with the widest range of varieties as Sea-Lion”
washing machines in eight series, 18 varieties, and 80
specifications. In 2008, Sea-Lion” trademark was identified as
Chinese Well-known Trademark, and Sea-Lion Group was the first one
in the industry to enjoy such a reputation.
Over the past four decades, Sea-Lion Group, adhering to the
strategy of people orientation and technological innovation”, has
constantly been developing new products with its own intellectual
property rights. The Group has already possessed 52 patents,
including 9 patents of invention, and 21 patents pending.
The owning amount of proprietary technologies accounts for 90% of
the total in the same trade, and that of patents of invention
reaches 100%. Among the total 606 employees, 70% are technicians,
and 38 technicians have attained senior professional titles, and
158, intermediate titles. All products are designed by use of CAD
systems and 3D dynamics simulation systems, fundamentally
guaranteeing the advanced product design.
Since 1980, the Group has originated China's first fully-automatic
washer-extractor, fully-automatic dry washer, and automatic ironing
machine. In 1999, it successfully developed XGQ-200F
fully-automatic industrial washer with the largest capacity all
over the country, and became one of the few manufacturers capable
of producing large-capacity washing machines in the world.
Since its inception, Sea-Lion Group has successively been
identified as a state-level key high-tech enterprise, a designated
manufacturer of washing machines by the Logistics Department of the
People's Liberation Army and the former Ministry of Machinery and
Electronics Industry, a designated manufacturer of tourism
products, and also a member unit of China Tourist Hotels
Sea-Lion” products have won more than 100 awards and honors such as
the National Excellent Quality Award (Silver Medal Award),
China-made Competitive Product Award, National Key New Product
Award, and the First Prize of Product Quality Detection of the
domestic same trade. Sea-Lion Group possesses a number of
large-scale acid pickling and phosphating equipment, automatic
spraying production lines, as well as advanced technological and
processing equipment, such as, the BYSTRONIC3015/1.
8 laser cutting machine (Switzerland), the PEGA-304050Q CNC
multi-stage punch (Japan AMADA), the PSG100/3000 CNC bending
machine (Italy), the CO3006 CNC shearing machine (Italy), the
HL1500 automatic longitudinal seam welding machine with thin-walled
cylinder (France), the HCT2500×2500 automatic circle seam welding
machine (France), the HB1000 automatic welding positioner (France),
and the PHOENIC high-speed CNC flame cutting machine (Germany).
Its overall level of technology and equipment leads the same trade
domestically. Sea-Lion Group implements perfect quality inspection.
In its test center of 4000m2, modern laboratories have been set up
and outfitted with testing equipment such as tensile testing
machines, impact testing machines, dynamic balancing machines, salt
spray test systems, and a full set of type test equipment,
realizing the quality monitoring from the introduction of raw
materials to the delivery of whole appliance, and thus effectively
ensuring the product quality.
All machines of the Group are produced in compliance with national
and ministerial standards, and also UL standards in terms of
safety. Sea-Lion took the lead in the domestic counterparts to pass
the certification of ISO9000 Quality Management System in 1997, and
the review of ISO9001-2000 Quality Assurance System in January
Sea-Lion products have also passed the security certifications of
CE and ETL, and got the permit” to the European Union and the North
America. In recent years, the Group has registered a double-digit
export growth. The Group has a perfect sales network, a sound
after-sales service system, and 38 offices nationwide, providing
all-around services for domestic and foreign customers.
Sea-Lion products have been widely used by over 10,000
foreign-related hotels, restaurants, railways, hospitals, agencies
and institutions such as Zhongnanhai, the Great Hall of the People,
the Military Commission of the CPC Central Committee, Diaoyutai
State Guesthouse, the Party School of the Central Committee of the
CPC, Beijing Continental Grand Hotel, a