Architectural Design

Shanghai Municipal Housing Design Institute Co., Ltd. (HTTP:

Shanghai Municipal Housing Design Institute Co., Ltd., founded in the 1950s and re-established in March 1987, is affiliated to Shanghai Municipal Housing, Land and Resource Administration Bureau and was restructured to a limited corporation. Since the establishment for 20 years, it has developed into a Grade A architectural design & research institute boasting extensive expertise and advanced technology and integrating architectural planning and design, real estate investment planning and consultation and housing project research and evaluation, etc.

The institute excels in industrial and civil construction planning and design, urban renovation, housing quality inspection, seismic evaluation and reinforcement, gaining considerable experience and building up reputation. In recent years, it has accomplished notable achievements in the fields such as research into cultural, new technology development, engineering consultation, construction supervision, soft soil foundation reinforcement, enclosure of deep foundation pit and real estate appraisal.

The institute has over 100 technicians with 40-odd researchers and senior engineers, 3 senior planners and planners, 2 charted architects and 50-odd certified architectural and structural engineers and technicians with intermediate professional title and senior professional title account for 85% of the total. There is a wealth of talent in the fields of urban planning, architecture, structure, decoration, plumbing, electricity, heating and ventilation, municipal engineering, engineering survey, computer technology, real estate appraisal, engineering economy management and so on.

The institute sticks to the business philosophy of “Safeguarding Integrity, Seeking for Excellence”, carries out scientific management, comes up with innovations, implements ISO9001:2000 Quality Management System and provides quality services for construction projects by virtue of scientific attitudes, rigorous management, advanced technology and social responsibility.

Professional Qualifications:
Grade A: Architectural and Decorative Design, engineering consultation, project general contracting, construction supervision, housing quality inspection and seismic evaluation

Grade B: Engineering Survey and Mapping