Honeywell has opened a new office in the Huaming Industrial Zone of Tianjin, northern China to provide engineering services and turnkey solutions – including design, systems integration, testing and training – for Honeywell process industry customers in China and the Asia Pacific region. Spanning 7,000 square meters and serving as the operational base for some 200 Honeywell engineers, the new office will serve customers in oil and gas, chemical, power and pulp and paper industries.
“This new facility demonstrates Honeywell’s long-term commitment to the Chinese market,” said Chris Dartnell, vice president and general manager, strategic geographies, Honeywell Process Solutions. “At Tianjin we will provide state-of-the-art technology solutions and lifecycle services to Chinese and Asia Pacific customers. We are committed to investing in China and to helping our customers improve the safety, reliability and sustainability of their operations in the long term.”
At a ceremony to officially open the new office, Dai Dongqiang, executive officer of Dong Li district, Tianjin said, “We welcome Honeywell as the first Fortune 500 company to establish operations in the Huaming Industrial Zone, and we welcome the company’s continued support and investment in the Tianjin Municipality. The Tianjin municipality is home to major industries including petrochemicals, as well as being rich in oil and mineral deposits. The local process industries will now have easy access to experts in the field and the best portfolio of process control solutions at Honeywell’s Tianjin site.”