Promoting scientific and technological application

(VEN) - The Rang Dong Light Sources and Vacuum Flask JSC has so far successfully promoted scientific and technological application in production and business to reduce production costs and improve labor productivity. The company’s encouraging results have been summarized and commended at a meeting scheduled on the 60th anniversary of the liberation of Hanoi on October 10.

The company has been appreciated for effective scientific and technological application in production and business in recent years such as advanced silver plating and enhanced uniformity of tri-phosphor fluorescent powder.

Since the beginning of the year, the company has launched several technical innovation movements including an annual creative youth festival to encourage employees to participate in scientific and technological innovation.

According to Deputy General Director of Rang Dong Light Sources and Vacuum Flask JSC Vuong Bich Son, the Creative Youth Festival 2014 has recorded 76 valuable initiatives, with Le Trung Son from the LED workshop of the automation and electronics engineering board winning the first prize for manufacturing automated transistor leg forming equipment while Nguyen Manh Toan from the lighting R&D center winning the second prize for an intelligent lighting control design.

In the first nine months of 2014, the thermos factory reduced costs by 14.8 percent compared with 8.8 percent achieved in the first six months of the year. Specifically, July saw a VND1.44 billion reduction, August saw VND1.59 billion; September saw VND254 million, and October would see VND340 million.

The LED workshop, one of the company’s key element in the 2011-2015 development strategy, has achieved good results, with sales in September reaching 1,600,000 products, a three-fold increase compared to the same period last year, and sales for the first nine months of the year reaching VND113 billion, a 4.4-fold increase over the same period last year. Currently, the workshop can produce about 400,000-500,000 LED products per month.

In order to implement the comprehensive corporate restructuring strategy in the 2010-2015 period for sustainable development when further integrating into the regional economy, the company is determined to continue with human resource and scientific and technological development for better application in production and business./.