Shanghai Institute for Design & Research on Environmental Engineering Co. Ltd with its subsidiary Shanghai Environmental Sanitation Engineering Design Institute Co. Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as the "Shanghai Environment Institute"), founded in 1983, is the subsidiary of Shanghai Environment Group Co., Ltd. Shanghai Environment Institute is being evaluated as technological innovative enterprise, little giant enterprise of Shanghai science and technology, National Hi-tech enterprise and Key Hi-Tech enterprise of the National Torch Program. Shanghai Environment Institute has three sub-branches: Environmental Engineering Consultation & Design Branch (under which there are Environmental Engineering Dept., City Appearance & Environmental Sanitation Planning Dept. and Environmental Monitoring & Supervision Center), Engineering、Procurement & Construction Branch (under which there are Environmental & Sanitation EPC Project Dept. and Operation Dept.), and Sci-Tech Development Branch (under which there are Engineering Technology Research Center and Incineration Technology Center). In addition, Shanghai Environment Institute also possesses several Class-A design qualification certificates, namely Class-A Engineering Design Qualification for Municipal Public Utilities (Environmental Sanitation), Class-A Specialized Engineering Design Qualification for Environmental Engineering (Treatment and Disposal of Solid Waste, Water Pollution Control) ; Qualification Certificate for Environmental Monitoring metrological accreditation. Furthermore, Shanghai Environment Institute has also passed ISO9001, ISO14001 and OHSAS18001, “Three-in-One” Certification which is certified by the Quality, Environment and Occupational Health Safety Management System.
Shanghai Environment Institute has had a number of members from Science and Technology Committee of the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development (MOHURD), experts from the Ministry of Science and Technology, specialists from the Ministry of Environmental Protection and specialists from China Association of Urban Environmental Sanitation who are leading talents in China's environmental sanitation industry, as well as a large number of experienced outstanding young and middle aged technical personnel.
Shanghai Environment Institute also undertakes the management functions of National Technical Committee on Municipal Sanitation of Standardization Administration of China, Committee on Municipal Sanitation of Standardization Administration under the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development, Shanghai Domestic Waste Disposal and Resource Recycling Engineering Technology Research Center and China Association of Urban Environmental Sanitation.
Shanghai Environment Institute has undertaken a number of key scientific research projects including the subjects of National “863”Program, key projects in the National Science & Technology Pillar Program and science and technology action plans of Shanghai Committee of Science and Technology. What’s more, Shanghai Environment Institute has won the first, second and third prizes of Shanghai Science and Technology Progress Award and China Engineering Consulting Achievement Award and other honors granted by the Ministry of Construction and the Ministry of Education. Its service covers almost all aspects in the field of environmental engineering, such as professional planning, technical research, design & consultation, monitoring and supervision, project contracting, etc. Shanghai Environment Institute is among the few domestic institutes that have a package of solutions and the ability of technology integration service in the field of municipal solid waste treatment, and is one of the specialized technological institutes with the largest scale, the most complete professional settings, the most widely scope of business, the most market share, the highest technology level and the strongest comprehensive competition ability in the field of environmental engineering in China.