July 23 ( Xinhua) — As expected, electric car maker Tesla again disclosed the progress of construction at its Shanghai super plant in its second-quarter earnings, according tomedia reports. Tesla’s second-quarter results, released Wednesday local time, were $6,036 million, up from $5,985 million in the previous quarter but down from $6.35 billion a year earlier.
In the previous three quarters of the earnings report, Tesla disclosed the status of the Shanghai super plant, Fremont plant, in the second quarter of the results, Tesla also disclosed the shanghai super plant construction progress.
In its second-quarter results, Tesla released six images, four of which are related to the Shanghai superplant, and two of which are maps of the current progress of construction and the plant’s completion in Berlin.
Of the four pictures of Shanghai’s superfactory plant published in the financial report, the first is an overview of the entire plant, seven of the eight buildings started this year have been basically completed, only a small amount of machinery is under construction on the exterior walls, and the remaining 1 moving steel structure has been capped.
Tesla’s Shanghai super plant this year’s massive construction, mainly for the production of the cross-border sport utility vehicle Model Y, near the Model 3 production plant, which went into production last year, completed construction of the steel structure in May. According to the newly released pictures in the financial report, the Model Y production plant has been formed, but the roof decoration has not been completed, the exterior wall also has a small part of the area under construction.
While the construction outside the plant is being carried out, the interior of Tesla’s Shanghai super factory, Model Y, is also undergoing internal construction, with three other images in the report showing the condition inside the plant.
From the picture, Model Y plant, a large number of equipment has been installed in place, is installing a large equipment, may be mentioned earlier stamping equipment, the production line has also installed a large number of robots, the film on the robotic arm has not yet been unsealed.