Beijing /PRNewswire/ - Recon Technology Limited (NASDAQ: RCON) ("Recon" or the "Company") today announced that through its subsidiary Nanjing Recon Technology Co., Ltd., the Company has won a maintenance contract for a combustible toxic gas alarm system (the "Contract") from China National Petroleum Corporation Yunnan Petrochemical Company Limited ("CNPC Yunnan Petrochemical") . The total contract amount is RMB 4.08 million (approximately US$ 637,500) and the term is four years.
According to the Contract, Recon will be responsible for the inspection, maintenance and troubleshooting of more than 3,000 instruments and meters of the flammable and toxic gas alarm system of the whole plant of CNPC Yunnan Petrochemical to ensure that the production units of the whole plant are in good condition and the production work is safe, environmentally friendly and stable in continuous operation.
CNPC Yunnan Petrochemical is the first mega refining enterprise in southwest China, jointly invested by China National Petroleum Corporation ("CNPC"), YunTianHua Group and Saudi Aramco.
"We are delighted that our industry experience and high standard of service has been recognized by CNPC Yunnan Petrochemical," said Mr. Shenping Yin, a founder and CEO of Recon. "Winning this long-term maintenance contract with CNPC Yunnan Petrochemical is based on our in-depth knowledge of automation instrumentation dedicated to the petroleum industry and refining companies. Our staff assigned to the Yunnan Petrochemical project have at least 5 years of experience in maintaining flammable and toxic gas alarm systems. We have also passed a highly valuable capability assessment of inspection and maintenance by China Special Equipment Testing and Research Institute. Under the current environment, safety management has become an important component of risk control and corporate social responsibility for major oil and refining companies. We hope that we can fully utilize our experience and expertise to provide safety assurance to more enterprises in the oil and refining industry."
About Recon Technology, Ltd ("RCON")
Recon Technology, Ltd (NASDAQ: RCON) is China's first NASDAQ-listed non-state owned oil and gas field service company. Recon supplies China's largest oil exploration companies, Sinopec (NYSE: SNP) and The China National Petroleum Corporation ("CNPC"), with advanced automated technologies, efficient gathering and transportation equipment and reservoir stimulation measure for increasing petroleum extraction levels, reducing impurities and lowering production costs. Through the years, RCON has taken leading positions on several segmented markets of the oil and gas filed service industry. RCON also has developed stable long-term cooperation relationship with its major clients, and its products and service are also well accepted by clients. For additional information please visit: http://www.recon.cn/.
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