Shanghai Kaiquan Group is a large corporation engaged in design, production and sales of water pumps, water supply equipments and control system equipments. Shanghai Kaiquan Group is a large enterprise in China in the sphere of pumps production. Total assets of the company is 2500 million yuan. The company has 7 companies, located in Shanghai, Zhejiang, Hebei, Liaoning, Anhui and other cities, and 5 industrial parks with the occupying area of almost 7,000,000 square meters and the production area of 350,000 square meters. Shanghai Kaiquan Group was awarded the following certificates: “Diploma of the 1st degree for the Shanghai product quality”, “4th place among the 100 largest private companies in Shanghai”, “the 100 largest scientific-technical enterprises in Shanghai”, “Shanghai famous product brand”, “Shanghai famous trademark”, “Grade AAA China Quality Credit”, “Grade AAA National Contract Credit”, “Certificate of high-quality, reliable reputation and perfect service”, “Top National industrial project on the cultural construction” and other honorable titles. In 2012 Shanghai Kaiquan Group was selected as Top 500 in mechanical industry for the third consecutive year, leading the first place in the pump industry nationwide
High-talented and highly-qualified workforce is Shanghai Kaiquan Group driving force for development. There are more than 5,000 employees; 80 per cent of the staff has a college degree, among which there are over 750 engineering technical staff, including the country’s renowned pump experts, professors, doctors, masters, middle and senior engineers, who make up the team of innovative thinkers.
Science, technology and innovations are the source of Shanghai Kaiquan Group great future. Shanghai Kaiquan Group is a major advanced scientific and technical enterprise with the right and patents for intellectual property in Shanghai. Being an “urban industrial scientific-technical centre”, 5% of our annual sales are directed to the scientific and technical research and development of new products using innovative technologies. The implementation of world systems software design studies (specialized analysis of internal flow field of fluid mechanics for CFD, local metatheoretic CAE calculation and three-dimensional CAD, CAM, CAE, FMS CIMATRON), long-term strategic partnerships with more than 10 Universities (Shanghai Jiaotong University, Jiangsu University, etc.) and research centers helped to create a technical system with the exclusive right on intellectual property. Currently Shanghai Kaiquan Group has about 200 patent projects (among which there are 5 projects of National patent for invention), 2 national projects for the development and construction of scientific and technological achievements and national development project of science and technology of the second degree.
Advanced equipment design and manufacturing works are a powerful guarantee of the development of the company. Shanghai Kaiquan Group has three advanced laboratories: mechanical, hydraulic and laboratories of applied materials. The company also opened 3 advanced test bench: thermal impact test bench, high-precision test stand of closed type and a major center of hydrotesting, each of which has a worldwide level of quality and accuracy. At the same time the company has the most advanced equipment within the country’s production system. Today, the company has equipped its production with over 1200 units and complete sets of production and inspection equipment, among which there are about 56 pieces of foreign equipment, 240 units of large machining equipment and more than 300 sets of machine equipment with CNC. For example, boring and milling machine CNC WFT13, vertical lathe machine KTL-1600, boring and milling machining center CNC TK6916, 8-meter vertical lathe machine, 3-panel guide lathe, 2.5-meter 2-control vertical milling machine, high speed balancing machine HD7VS, etc. The amount of investment in the integrated pump production for nuclear and thermal power is 150 million yuan. The company has built a full-size plant with a production area of 10,000 m2, stroke width of which is 24 m in height and lifting crane – 150 t, and provided nuclear energy main pump assembling with all necessary resources. The company has also invested enormous capital investments in the amount of 300 million yuan for purchasing foreign high-tech equipments (6-axis 5-lever guide boring-milling machining center Profimill4000/100-T, 9-axis 5-lever floor boring and milling machining center, large high-precision vertical milling center AC46TM-4000, 6-axis 5-lever machining center TRT314HS, 2.5-meter large-sized high-precision vertical milling center, etc.) to ensure the international advanced resource production for pump processing and manufacturing, thereby to guarantee the quality of products used in nuclear and thermal power.
Shanghai Kaiquan Group continually takes into account the interests of buyers. In 2013, the total sales of the company were 3,000 million yuan, exceeding twice other company’s annual sales, standing on the second place in the sphere of water pumps,. Within 9 years Shanghai Kaiquan Group ranked first in sales of its products among domestic companies in the field of production. Shanghai Kaiquan Group pays great attention to the combination of high-quality service and advanced technologies, on the one hand, and high-quality service and productive business, on the other hand. Wide range of additional services and 300 technical support engineers help provide its customers with a professional all-round project support. The use of advanced ERP system and the electronic system of rapid response to any customer product requirements allow you to control the entire process of commercial order conducting. Interactive Customer Service covers the entire territory of China, represented by 32 branches of the company sales offices, 361 offices, service “blue fleet” and a system of 4-hour response, which allows employees to respond quickly at any time to any customer requirements. Since its founding, the company always comes to the issue of production from customers’ points of view, trying to meet all their requirements, thus producing products of reliable and approved quality.
Shanghai Kaiquan Group serves many industries and has become a benchmark of high-quality pump production for the domestic objects of primary importance. Shanghai Kaiquan Group has successfully passed the test certificates “Quality Management System”, “International System of Environmental Management” and “Appropriate management system for health and safety” and “American RAB multilateral international certificates.” The company’s products cover such spheres of production, as construction, urban government management, power engineering, petro-chemical industry, mining and nuclear energy represented by more than 10 different main classes and about 100 types. Currently, the company’s products have been used in many project-works: the project “South-North Water Transfer Project”; nuclear power plant construction in Pakistan, heat power plant in Datang Baoji, power plants in Changshan Weiqiang, Beihai power plant, Huangdao oil terminal, Sinopec Tianjin 1 million tons ethylene project, Huaibei Mining Bureau, Anyang Iron and Steel, Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, EXPO, the mausoleum of Mao Zedong, the TV tower “Oriental Pearl”, Pudong International Airport Maglev in Shanghai, subway in Beijing, and others.
In the future, Shanghai Kaiquan Group calculates to adjust pump manufacturing of foreign standard in China for nuclear, large heat power, petroсhemical and industry, seawater desalination, etc., which will bring a substantial contribution to the further development of pump manufacturing in China. Shanghai Kaiquan Group aims to transform its products into all over the world recognized brand, to reach sales of 12 billion yuan in 2015, and also to become a global company, capable of competing on the international market, and enter the top 10 global pump producing enterprises!