Signing a memorandum of understanding for Sichuan Energy Investment and hte

Sichuan Energy Investment (SCEI) and hte – high-throughput experiments company have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a satellite laboratory in Heidelberg, Germany, to accelerate SCEI’s research and development activities. The collaboration focuses on building a green innovation platform to improve the carbon footprint of the chemical industry.

On November 15, 2022, Sichuan Energy Investment and hte – High Yield Experimentation Company (hte), a subsidiary of BASF, held a Memorandum of Understanding signing ceremony at Sichuan Energy Investment Building in Chengdu, China. Wang Qing (Chairman and General Manager of Sichuan Energy Investment), Han Wei (Vice President, Innovation Campus Shanghai, BASF), and Bernd Sachweh (Vice President, Special Projects, Asia, BASF) attended and delivered speeches.

Zou Zhongping (Director of Sichuan Energy Investment), Wolfram Stichert (Chief Executive Officer of hte) and Stefan Altwasser (Director of Business Development of hte) signed the contract on behalf of the parties.

hte has accumulated a significant amount of experience in the field of high throughput technology over the past 20 years through the development, design, construction and successful operation of high throughput R&D test systems around the world. Under the MoU, SCEI and hte will collaborate on catalysis research and development in various applications. The main goal is to build a common innovation platform for green and low-carbon development in the chemical industry. For this reason, a SCEI satellite laboratory is planned to be established at hte laboratories in Heidelberg, Germany.

Wang Cheng, Chairman and General Manager of Sichuan Energy Investment, said: “SCEI and hte have a deep development foundation and broad cooperation prospects in the field of new energy and chemical industries. I believe that the cooperation between Sichuan Energy Investment and hte, which provides complementary advantages, resource sharing, and mutual benefit, will definitely promote the development of Sichuan Energy Investment New Energy and Chemical Industry to a new level.”

Wolfram Stichert, CEO of HTC commented: “We are delighted that Sichuan Energy Investment has placed its confidence in us. In the face of current global market challenges, we welcome the opportunity to establish win-win cooperation with such a strong partner and contribute value through collaborative innovations.”

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