Zhejiang Province Construction and Investment Group is a state-owned large enterprises as well as the biggest group of building industry. It used to be Zhejiang Construction Company founded on July. 11th, 1949, which experienced 14 reforms of Zhejiang Province City Construction Bureau, Zhejiang Province Engineering Bureau, Zhejiang Province Industrial Ministry of Construction, Zhejiang Province Primary Construction Bureau, Zhejiang Province Head Office of Construction Engineering, etc. On March. 28th, 2002, it was re-organised as Zhejiang Province Construction and Investment Group Co., Ltd..
Through 65-year development, the Group has formed housing construction and real-estate development as its main industry, along with transportation and municipal utilities, industrial manufacturing, industrial investment, and overseas investments as its six blocks of business, which enabled the Group to become a large group of enterprise of complete industrial chain, complete construction categories and good market access. It now owns over 120 qualifications of construction of all kinds, including 3 special qualifications of general contracting of housing construction, 43 first-level qualifications of general contracting of housing and specialised general contracting, 5 first-level Designing Qualifications. Besides, it possesses foreign management right, dispatched service right and export-import right. It is an important medium for Zhejiang Province Construction Industry stepping into the world and participating in the competition of global construction and trading markets. Its producing and operating business cover 31 provinces, cities and anonymous regionsof China, and over 10 countries and areas including Algeria, Japan, Singapore, Hongkong, etc.
The Group concerns the overall environment, applies its advantages in industry, and carries on its responsibilities in politics, economy and society.In 1950s, the Group took most the responsibility of infrastructure construction of old industries and cities including Hangzhou Steel, Quzhou Chemicals, Zhenhai Refinery, etc. In 1960s, it took the course of construction aid of Zhejiang Province to countries including Kuwait, North Korea, Guinea, Sierra Leone, etc, 31 programmes in total. The Group active help in the disaster relief and reconstruction in Cangnan in 2006 was awarded the Zhejiang Province Outstanding Group of Aiding During Typhoons and Disasters by provincial party committee and provincial government. In 2008, it actively participated in the disaster resistance and reconstruction assistance, creating 8 firsts. It also fulfilled 10 programmes of reconstruction after disasters in Qingchuan, including Dongshan Residential Community, Zhihui Island Educational Park, etc, constituting a third of the total tasks of reconstruction assistance of Zhejiang Province. In recent years, the Group has also participated in the construction of affordable housing programmes and the construction assistance in Sinkiang and Tibet. It keeps the group of construction workers of over 200000 per year, supporting a hundred and thousand families, the survival and development of hundreds of thousands people, and Chinese employment policy.
The Group now owns 98 units of members, over 13000 registered employees, over 200000 workers, and over 10000 resigned and retired workers. The Group has kept its leading position of integral economic technology index amongst peers in Chinese provinces and cities over years, and listed in the top225 biggest international contractors of ENR, top60 Chinese Contractors, top500 Chinese Enterprises, Zhejiang top100 Enterprises and Taxpayers continuously. It won National Labour Award, National Outstanding Construction Enterprise, National Outstanding Enterprise of Construction Systematic Spiritual Civilisation, etc. It owns 1 post-doctoral research work station, 6 provincial-level research centres, 28 Luban Prizes, 37 National High-Quality Engineering Prizes, 2 Zhan Tianyou Awards, 333 Provincial Cups. Since it joined the competition, it has won the Zhejiang Province Construction Qianjiang Cup for 21 terms continuously. Its construction programmes in contract of Yuhuan Huaneng Power Plant was the only one in Zhejiang to be listed in the top100 Classic Projects of Quality in the 60th anniversary of the founding of new China, which won 325 national achievements of progress for technology, including national patent for invention, practical new patent, national construction method, national application and demonstration project for new technology in construction, etc.