Knowledge Exchange

Special Event

Manufacturing, Sourcing, and Supply Chain Industry Factory Tour

19 Jul 2024 08:30 - 16:30
  • Member Price: Complimentary
  • Standard Price: RMB 280
  • In-person event
  • Language: English

Workplace Health and Safety & Sustainable Development

Event Details

BritCham Shanghai’s Advanced Engineering & Manufacturing (AE&M) Committee is delighted to partner with AustCham and SwissCham to co-host the Manufacturing, Sourcing, and Supply Chain Industry Factory Tour on Friday, 19 July.

During the tour, we will visit the BlueScope factory and the BOBST (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. plant. The event will feature keynote presentations on best practices from a sustainability perspective. Additionally, members will have the opportunity to learn about construction and investment in the Songjiang District.

Due to the space limitation, this event is approval-required.

Factory Tour Details

Butler Shanghai (BlueScope Group)



BlueScope is a global leader in metal coating and painting products for building and construction industries, providing vital components for houses, buildings, structures, vehicles and more.

Butler is a business group of BlueScope, a steel-making company in Australia which plays an important role in the world steel industry. Butler (Shanghai) Inc. was officially put into operation in 1995, with a total area of 74,000 square meters, of which the production workshop covers an area of about 20,000 square meters. Butler Songjiang plant has a new production line for building structure system and green building material, including purlins, roof panels, and wall panels. The annual production capacity reaches 2 million square meters of building area. It is one of the leading suppliers of PEB total solutions in East China.

Address: No. 1506, East Rongle Road, Songjiang Industrial Park松江工业园区荣乐东路1506号




BOBST is one of the world’s leading suppliers of substrate processing, printing and converting equipment and services.

BOBST (Shanghai) Co., Ltd is a subsidiary of the BOBST Group in Shanghai. With a production area of 33,000 square meters and over 300 employees, they are committed to the research, development, manufacturing, sales, and technical support of high-end packaging machinery and equipment, including die-cutters, high-speed folder gluers and hot foil stamping machines etc.

Address: No. 330, Songdong Road, Songjiang Industrial Zone, Shanghai上海市松江工业区松东路330号

The Speakers

Keynote Speaker
Kerry Yu
VP HSEQ BlueScope China,
BlueScope China
Keynote Speaker
Gaspard Lemoine-Scelles
BD Director APAC,
TERAO (Shanghai) Engineering Consulting Co.,
Keynote Speaker
Linky Lai
China Corporate Affairs Director,
Johnson Matthey


  • 8:30 am: Attendees arrives at Australia House (Address: No.80 Pingwu Rd, Changning District, Shanghai)
  • 8:30 am – 9:30 am: Travel to Butler Shanghai (BlueScope Group) (Address: No. 1506, East Rongle Road, Songjiang Industrial Park松江工业园区荣乐东路1506号)
  • 9:30 am – 9:35 am: Open Remarks by Simon Woods, CEO and Executive Director of AustCham Shanghai
  • 9:35 am – 9:40 am: Safety Introduction
  • 9:40 am – 9:50 am: Welcome by BlueScope by Grey Pasley, President of BlueScope China
  • 9:50 am – 10:20 am: Site Visit – Showroom and Factory by Johnny Liu, President of Butler China
  • 10:20 am – 10:25 am: Introduce Speaker by Terry Newman, Chair of AustCham Shanghai MSSC Industry Forum and Founder of Ecquality Timber Prodects
  • 10:25 am – 10:45 am: Keynote Speech on “Workplace Safety and Health & Practice” by Kerry Yu, VP HSEQ of BlueScope China
  • 10:45 am – 11:05 am: Presentation on “Songjiang Business Environment” by Invest Songjiang
  • 11:05 am – 11:30 am: Q & A Session
  • 11:30 am – 12:00 pm: Group Photo Depart and travel
  • 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm: Lunch and Networking (Shuttle and Lunch arranged by Invest Songjiang)
  • 1:30 pm – 1:45 pm: Arrive at BOBST Factory (Address: No. 330, Songdong Road, Songjiang Industrial Zone, Shanghai上海市松江工业区松东路330号)
  • 1:45 pm – 1:55 pm: Welcome by BOBST  (Vittoria Pesenti, Executive Director of SwissCham Shanghai; Sophia Slingerland, Board Member of SwissCham Shanghai)
  • 1:55 pm – 2:20 pm: Site Visit – BOBST
  • 2:20 pm – 2:40 pm: Keynote Speech on “ESG measures implementation at industrial site level -Approach and Case study” by Gaspard Lemoine-Scelles from TERAO (Shanghai) Engineering Consulting Co., Ltd
  • 2:40 pm – 3:00 pm: Keynote Speech by Linky Lai from Johnson Matthey
  • 3:00 pm – 3:20 pm: Q & A Session
  • 3:20 pm – 3:30 pm: Group Photo and Depart
  • 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm: Travel back to Australia House


  • Transport is arranged by AustCham Shanghai and Songjiang Government.
  • Safety Caveat: For the factory tour, long-sleeved shirts, closed-toe flat shoes and pants are required. Hair must be tied up for females.
  • For event attendees, if you have any prepared questions, thoughts, or insights that you would like to discuss during the event, kindly send an email to the BritCham Shanghai Event staff before 12 pm, 18 July 2024 to facilitate productive discussions.
  • In case of cancellation, please kindly note you must email the BritCham Shanghai Event staff before 5 pm, 17 July. Due to the service charges of Glueup and online payment platforms, we can only partially refund up to 90% of your ticket price and payment will be processed within 14 days after the event via your original payment method. However, it is non-refundable for a cancellation request made beyond the above-mentioned timeframe.


Assembly Location

Australia House

No.80 Pingwu Rd, Changning District, Shanghai

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