The second phase of construction of Tesla’s Shanghai superstation is about to be completed, and the equipment is being commissioned and installed and will soon be put into production. The “super aircraft carrier” in shanghai’s new port-facing zone is about to set sail at an accelerated pace. Workers work on the site of the second phase of Tesla’s Shanghai superstring on September 6.
“It’s a tough fight!” The project manager of China Construction Eight Bureau First Construction Co., Ltd., which is responsible for the construction of the second phase of Tesla’s Shanghai Superstation project, sighed. “86,000 square meters, construction period of more than 200 days, strict construction requirements and quality assurance, only used half of the time of the same kind of life, some projects even arrived at the duration node ahead of schedule.”
Previously, the Tesla Superstell, used to produce the Model 3, set a record for the speed of completion and completed construction and production in just one year.
The second phase of the project started construction in February, just over half a year from now, the main structure is all completed, equipment is being installed and commissioned, indicating that the facility is about to go into production. Shanghai speed will be refreshed again.
Photo Tesla’s Shanghai superstyring on September 6. (North of the factory aerial making)
Photo Tesla’s Shanghai superstyring on September 6. (South of the factory aerial making)
Photo Tesla’s Shanghai superstyring on September 6. (The main body of the second phase of the project)
Overlooking from the aerial camera, phase II is significantly larger than Phase I, tesla SuperStation Phase II project started construction at the beginning of this year, the second phase of the year plant will enter the equipment commissioning and commissioning phase, so that the facility can achieve a comprehensive capacity increase by the first quarter of 2021.
New domestic Tesla cars that have just come off the production line are being pulled out of the factory.
It is reported that the main body of the second phase of the Tesla Shanghai super-factory project started construction in February and March this year, the main structure and peripheral protection structure have been completed, mechanical and electrical engineering has been basically completed, is currently in hardcive finish work, mechanical and electrical commissioning work has also begun simultaneously. It is expected to be completed on schedule in October and November, respectively.
The second phase of Tesla’s Shanghai Superstell project will be mainly used for the production and manufacturing of Model Y.
On August 24th Tesla’s official website revealed that two versions of the home-made Model Y were on pre-sale.
Among them, the long-life version of the pre-sale price of 488,000 yuan, can achieve WLTP range of 505 kilometers, zero hundred acceleration 5.1 seconds, high-performance version of the pre-sale price of 535,000 yuan, can achieve WLTP range of 480 kilometers, zero-hundred acceleration of 3.7 seconds.
Tesla is also understood to be hiring staff, with recent hiring revelations suggesting the company is preparing to hire nearly 1,000 workers to work on the Model Y production line.
Tesla plans to begin mass production of Model Y in the first quarter of 2021.
(Originally titled: Tesla Shanghai Phase II project main structure completed, the first quarter of next year can mass production Model Y)