Valeo Siemens eAutomotive (Changshu) Co., Ltd. was officially put into operation in June 2017 and the main business is for motor, inverter and e-drive system research & development and production.
It aims to provide the most important and advanced drive system for eAutomotive in the world. It will build a smart production workshop of 30.000 square meters and a research and development laboratory of 3.500 square meters according to the German Industry 4.0 standard.
The products will mainly be supplied to various types of automotive OEMs to meet the growing market demand for electric cars. More than 300 employees are employed here to serve the booming Chinese electric vehicle market. On October 18, 2018, the factory completed the contract signing ceremony of the phase II and officially started the construction and planning of the phase II.
Changshu is a country-level city under Suzhou and is located in the delta of the Yangtze River.
It is very close to Shanghai, which has a smooth plain and has warm weather, the area enjoys the reputation of a land of plenty. Changshu’s long history has left many cultural landscapes, such as Yushan lake and the picturesque village of Shajiabang, making Changshu an international natural scene. Changshu is conveniently located only one hour from Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station.
The Leisure activities
Changshu offers a wide range of leisure activities in and around the city.
Covering 42 square kilometre, almost half of the built-up area, Mount Yu-Shanghu Lake Tourism Resort is located in the west of Changshu city. It is an important part of Changshu’s unique mountains, water and buildings, as well as a major contributor to the city’s history, culture and environmental characters. Other scenic spots such as Jianmen Scenic Area, Mount Yu Rampart and Baoyan Scenic Area are all famous destinations where you can not only enjoy the natural beauty but also relax.