China Academy of Machinery Science and Technology (CAM) is a big state-owned enterprise of science and technology, and it is directly under the leadership of State-Owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council (SASAC). CAM was founded in 1956, and it has been dedicated itself to realizing the revitalization of the national manufacturing industry.
CAM has been committed to the research work on the common interest technology in the manufacturing industry for more than 50 years. After generations’ endeavor, CAM now focuses on two scopes of business including machinery equipment technology research and service and its equipment manufacturing. In 2010, the total volume of assets was 4.65 billions (RMB Yuan), the business revenue amounted to 2.97 billion (RMB Yuan), the profit realized was 195 millions (RMB Yuan), and has gained more than 7000 achievements which are applied in some main domestic industries such as machinery manufacturing, aeronautic and aerospace, transportation, information, metallurgy, construction, automobile, environmental protection, and energy and etc.. CAM has a few of subsidiaries providing the professional technical services in the fields of standardization, quality testing, quality certification and management consultancy and they are competent in supplying for customers the total solutions to the problems not only in the R & D but also the equipment manufacturing and the technology services. For a long time, CAM has contributed a lot to the national economical and social development and the scientific and technological progress.
Pursuing people-oriented principle in science and technology, CAM attaches a very high importance to personnel training in R & D work. CAM formed the talents team including the middle and high-level management talents, the high-level R & D talents, the high-level interdisciplinary talents and the high-level technicians. Among them there are 3 academicians, 20 national eminent young and middle-aged experts, 280 experts who had the governmental special allowances, 8 experts who entered the national “Tens-Hundreds-Thousands talent project to the new century” and 425 researchers. There have been 2 postdoctoral scientific research working stations, 1 doctorate-accredited field and 15 master-accredited fields, where educated lots of R & D and management talents with good qualities.
Nowadays CAM has 15 subsidiaries including the holding companies, and it is among the important parts of China National Innovation System. As long as China manufacturing industry revival and development, CAM will be developing with the new challenges and chances. In the future, CAM will be continuously focusing on the development of its independently creative technologies and the management and control capability inside the enterprises group. CAM will make a great effort to become the best scientific and technological enterprises group in the modern manufacturing service industry of China.