On the afternoon of January 25, General Secretary of the CPC Central Committee, State President and Chairman of the Military Commission of the CPC Central Committee Hu Jintao inspected China XD Electric Co., Ltd. The accompanying persons included Secretary of the Secretariat of the CPC Central Committee and Director of the General Office of the Central Committee Ling Jihua, Secretary of the Secretariat of the CPC Central Committee and Director of Policy Research Centre of the CPC Central Committee Wang Huning, Secretary of Shaanxi Provincial Party Committee Zhao Leji, Governor of Shaanxi Province Yuan Chunqing and Secretary of Xi’an Municipal Party Committee Sun Qingyun and so on. Chairman of China XD Electric and Secretary of the Party Committee Zhang Yalin and General Manager and Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee Chen Yuankui and so on met the arrival of General Secretary Hu Jintao on the spot. General Secretary Hu Jintao came to the production workshop of China XD Electric and was quite interested in watching the general assembly process of core parts of the 1000kV GIS. The General Secretary said to the employees on the production site: “we must insist on going on the road of independent innovation in order to realize the transformation from big equipment manufacturing country to powerful equipment manufacturing country.” He hoped that the enterprise would make continual re-innovation on the basis of introduction, digestion and absorption and make greater contribution to the revitalization of China’s equipment manufacturing industry.