Hefei General Machinery Research Institute is a multidiscipline and comprehensive national class A scientific research institute under direct jurisdiction of China National Machinery Industry Corporation. The whole institute occupies an area of 300,000m2 with fixed assets of about 70 million RMB yuan, under it there are set up engineering departments, research branches and joint venture (solely-funded) companies. We are mainly engaged in the design, development, manufacture and inspection of general machinery, chemical equipment and special electrical and mechanical equipment for petrochemical, fertilizer, power station, environmental protection, fuel gas, shipbuilding industries etc. as well as corresponding engineering contracting, engineering supervision and equipment integration thereof.
Our institute holds four national standardization committees, four standardization subcommittees and three industrial standardization committees, and is the holding unit of Chinese Pressure Vessel Institution and Chinese Fluid Engineering Institution of Chinese Mechanical Engineering Society, we edit and publish the following journals such as "Pressure vessel", "Fluid machinery", "Packaging and food machinery" and "Journal of Pressure Equipment & Systems" (English edition).
Our institute is the seat of NationalTechnicalResearchCenter on Safety Engineering of Pressure Vessels and Pipelines, SINOPEC Hefei Equipment Failure Analysis and PreventionResearchCenter, nine quality supervision and inspection centers for general machinery products, accreditation laboratory and postdoctorate program.
For 50 years, we have assumed and completed national assigned projects for tackling key problems on various types of important equipments, acquired various kinds of over 2,500 scientific research achievements, provided a great quantity of general petrochemical machinery, food and packaging machinery, chemical equipment for domestic and overseas market, and fulfilled a great number of engineering integration for such projects as for fertilizer, petrochemical, environmental protection, storage tank, liquefied gas/air mixing, combustion equipment, etc.
Our institute has passed ISO9000 quality system certification and possesses qualification for general engineering contracting, engineering survey and design, pressure vessel design, complete mechanical and electrical equipment, installation of electric and mechanical equipment, invitation to bid for equipments for construction projects, inspection of boilers and pressure vessels and pressure pipelines, etc. At present, our institute is accelerating its development towards engineering and industrialization, and has formed a new pattern with integration of such four aspects as of engineering contracting, product manufacturing, scientific research and development as well as vocational education.