Peng Fan Won Ho Leung Ho Lee prize

The 20th Ho Leung Ho Lee prize award ceremony was held on October 30, 2013 in Beijing. Vice president of China Foundry Association, Chairman of KOCEL Group Mr. Peng Fan was among one of the 46 winners. He was awarded the prize for scientific and technological innovation.

With 30 years working experiences in the scientific research and development of foundry industry, Mr. Peng Fan has made great contributions in developing the advanced foundry technology and equipment, as well as establishing the advanced cast steel and cast iron production lines. The large gas turbine castings, turbine blades, 1000MW supercritical steam turbine blades, and nuclear power equipment developed by him, have not only filled the gap in the super large castings field in China, but also has achieved world-class level. The company KOCEL Group founded by him is the only domestic company with the ability to supply world class customers with complete sets of large industrial gas turbine cast steel and cast iron in mass production. 

Ho Leung Ho Lee Foundation was established in March 1994, in the names of four HongKong patriotic industrialists. It awards annually to scientific and technical personnel with outstanding contribution and promoting the development of science and technology undertakings in China. Till now, the foundation has rewarded 1048 outstanding scientists, engineers and industrial leading talents. The prize is thought very highly of among scientific and technical fields in China. It is recognized and highly-praised from all sectors in the mainland and HongKong for its scientific, authority and credibility. Its international influence also increases gradually.