Foton Motor involved in rescue mission in Chiang Rai, Thailand

General Press Releases Friday July 13, 2018 13:52
CHIANG RAI, Thailand--13 Jul--PRNewswire/InfoQuest

Foton Motor, along with experts from the US, UK, Australia and China, was active in the Thai cave rescue in Chiang Rai, Thailand. Foton Thailand dispatched transport and rescue vehicles to the airport and base camp, helping to provide transportation for 6 Chinese rescue experts and their equipment. Foton Thailand employees, proficient in Thai, English and Chinese, assisted rescue teams in communicating with the Royal Thai Navy around the clock.

Jason Wang, an employee of Foton Thailand who participated in the rescue operation, noted that the rescue teams from Thailand, China, US, UK, Australia, Canada and Belgium, were well prepared after days of preparations.

Wei Qilei, of Foton Thailand, said that: "What impressed me most is that, when I entered into the cave for the first time, the water level was above my knees. However, when I entered into the cave for the second time, the water went up to waist. This rescue was really a challenge on the physical strength of all the rescue team members, because they had to continuously dive and climb up rocks. In this rescue, most of the diving rescuers come from the navy, but every diving operation brings forth new challenges for physical strength. However, everybody worked together to complete this rescue."

Jason Wang said: "It is my honor to contribute to this rescue, and I feel happy for the kids rescued."
About Foton Motor

With more than 15 years of experience in international business, the sales network of Foton Motor has expanded to more than 110 countries and regions throughout the world. Adhering to the localized development direction, Foton Motor prioritizes corporate social responsibilities. At present, Foton Motor has occupied the No. 1 position among Chinese commercial vehicles in markets including the Philippines, Vietnam and Peru, and has become a mainstream automotive brand.

Edward
+86-10-5991-2229
Photo - https://photos.prnasia.com/prnh/20180713/2186408-1-a
Caption: Foton VAN and Pickup Transporting Rescue Personnel and Rescue Materials
Photo - https://photos.prnasia.com/prnh/20180713/2186408-1-b
Caption: Jason Wang (right), an employee of Foton Thailand, entered the cave, acting as interpreter for rescue teams
Photo - https://photos.prnasia.com/prnh/20180713/2186408-1-c
Caption: Mr. Phanuwat and Mr. Apichart from Foton Thailand assisted a rescuer in repairing the communication equipment

Latest Press Release

SUCCULENT SIZZLING STEAK AT SUAN BUA, CENTARA GRAND BEACH RESORT VILLAS HUA HIN

Meat lovers are in for a real treat this season as Suan Bua at Centara Grand Hua Hin presents "Succulent Sizzling Steak", a special selection of spicy and aromatic Thai-style steak, sizzling off the grill and ready to serve with a colourful touch to...

ASEAN MPs urge UN to act on devastating Rohingya atrocities report

Lawmakers from South East Asia today urged the UN to act on a devastating report on atrocities against Rohingya in Myanmar and do everything it can to pave the way for justice for victims, ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR) said today. The...

CPF joined forces through Songkhlas Fishermen Life Enhancement Center to enhance migrant workers quality of life

Songkhla Fishermen's Life Enhancement Center (FLEC Center) in Songkhla province, enhances the quality of life of migrant workers, and their families, who works on fishing boat in Songkhla province in the southern Thailand and nearby areas. Supports has...

Photo Release: TAT Mumbai Wedding Planners Familiarization Trip from India

Welcome TAT Mumbai Wedding Planners Familiarization Trip from India at Rama Gardens Hotel by Khun Nuntinee Chuachoowongse Director of Marketing and Sales Team On Thursday, September...

DHL Supply Chains evolving expertise deliver ahead-of-the-curve solutions in the era of digital disruption

DHL Supply Chain building on last year's double-digit growth by expanding its Thailand business built on digital disruption and anticipated changes in consumer expectations The company foresees further growth opportunities in Thailand and plans to invest...

Related Topics