Marquardt deepens cooperation with college in China
Shanghai, 10th May 2010 – Marquardt Switches Co., Ltd. in Shanghai and the Chinese-German Applied Sciences College (CDHAW) have intensified their cooperation. An extensive tour of the laboratories of the mechatronic program and intensive talks with CDHAW management and was the subject of a visit by Dr. Peter Schaumann (General Manager) and Peter Broghammer (Director of Engineering), during which they decided to jointly approach future laboratory and development projects. As a result, problems from practical engineering everyday life at Marquardt Switches Co., Ltd. are to be increasingly handed over to teachers and students at the CDHAW to find solutions. During the winter semester of 2009, 210 students of the German course of lectures at CDHAW took part in application training to prepare for internships. To get to know German companies in China, teams of students had to draw comic strips of companies and products. Other parts of the practice-oriented application training included visits to companies and simulated interviews with company representatives. Marquardt Switches, Co., Ltd. had prepared several stations to introduce itself along with the company visit.