China Railway Engineering Consulting Group Co., Ltd. (hereinafter called CEC), the former Professional Design Institute of Ministry of Railway，was founded in February 1953 and restructured and renamed as China Railway Engineering Consulting Group (CEC) on July 1, 2004.CEC is a large comprehensive survey and design group specializing in project planning, engineering survey, design, consultancy, construction supervision, EPC contracting, technology and railway related products research and development. CEC is the key subsidiary of the China Railway Group Limited (CREC) – the enterprise listed by the Fortune Global 500, the registered capital is RMB 730million. In May of 2017, with the approval of State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council (SASAC), CEC became the one of first ten SOE(state owned enterprise) as the example for public & private mix ownership reform, CEC expanded the equity and reformed the stockholding structure. CREC still keeping the position of control, the key employees and two investors became the shareholder.
CEC holds the comprehensive Grade A certificate for 21 engineering disciplines, more than 10 Grade A qualification certificates including comprehensive engineering survey and design, consultancy, urban and rural planning and etc. ratified by the government authorities, and was authorized by the Ministry of Commerce to contract overseas projects. It has passed the authentication of ISO9001 quality management system, ISO14001 environmental management system, and GB/T28001-2011 occupational health and safety management system. It is the High and New Tech Enterprise affirmed by Beijing Municipal Science and Technology Commission, and also one of the key High and New Tech Enterprises of National Torch Plan. In 2016, the CREC China Monorail transportation R & D center and Academician expert workstation were established by CEC.
CEC has 14 professional branches in Beijing, 3 comprehensive branches in Ji’nan, Zhengzhou, and Taiyuan respectively, 6 wholly-owned subsidiaries and a holding subsidiary engage in businesses of engineering supervision, geotechnical engineering, and engineering testing, engineering consulting construction planning and etc., CEC has branch institutes in 20 provinces or cities in China.
There are about 3000 staff in CEC and its subsidiaries, CEC boasts for having 1 survey master, 1 design master, 108 professor lever engineers, 95 experts and outstanding talents enjoying government subsidy, 1021 senior engineers, and over 690 registered engineers.
The service provided by CEC covers the infrastructure of Railway, Urban rail transit system, Highway and motorway, municipal, building, mining & metallurgy and relative products or technology research and development, CEC provide project planning, survey, design, consulting, EPC contracting, general contracting, investment, project management, construction supervision, project post evaluation, operation management service and other service related project implementation. CEC being keep the leading position for the technology for railway standardize design, aerial survey and remote sensing, high-speed railway bridge, high-speed railway turnout, track system of urban metro and straddle type monorail system.
CEC attaches great importance to scientific and technological innovation. Currently CEC holds 202 effective patents which including 64 invention patents, 137 new utility patent, 1 appearance patent and 12 software copyrights. CEC had hosted or participated 17 national standards and 104 professional standards compilation, contributed 80% railway standardized drawings which covered 90% of Turnout & Bridge standardized drawings. CEC has been awarded 139 national prizes and 1032 ministerial or provincial prizes for the achievements in engineering survey, design, consultancy, and scientific research and development. As the one of the main participator of Qinghai-Tibet Railway Project, CEC was awarded Grand Prize for National Science and Technology Progress. As the main developer of “Large-scale Track Maintenance Equipment Technology and its Application”, CEC was awarded Second Prize for National Science and Technology Progress. As the primary participator, CEC was awarded Second Prize for National Science and Technology Progress for ‘High-speed Railway Standard Girder Bridge Technology and its Application’, Grand Prize for Science and Technology of China Railway Society for ‘Common Span Bridge Girder Technology for High-speed Railways’.
CEC holds the honorable titles such as’The National Excellent Survey & Design Firm’, ‘The National Survey & Design Integrity Firm’, ‘The National Innovative Firm’, ‘Capital Civilization Firm’, ‘The Excellent Enterprise Culture Firm of China Engineering Survey And Geological Investigation’ and etc..
CEC set the enterprise mission as ‘Dedication to Excellent Products for People’s Better Life’, adhering the enterprise core value as ‘Honest and Professionalism, Co-building and Sharing’, practice the company business philosophy of ‘Excellence, Devotion’, carry forward the enterprise spirit of ‘Brave to Overcome Difficulties and Pursuit for Excellence’, CEC willing to develop innovation and realize scientific development with customers, continuously endure working on realize our enterprise vision ‘Leading in China and First-class in the World’.