Dongfang Turbine Factory was planned in 1965,started in 1966 and put into operation in 1974 and reorganized to be DongfangTurbine Co., Ltd. and Dongqi Investment & Development Co., Ltd. on Dec28,2006 Both companies belong to Dongfang Electric Corporation. Dongfang TurbineCo., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “Dongfang”) is a large state-ownedhigh-tech enterprise engaged in development and manufacture of power equipmentfor power plants and new energy and one of the largest generating equipmentmanufacturers in China.
Dongfang has built development bases inDeyang, Guangzhou, Emei, Tianjin, Tongliao, Jiuquan and Hulun Buir, includingDeyang Bajiao Base, Deyang No. 2 Heavy-duty Branch (originally Deyang Divisionof Dongfang), Deyang Auxiliaries Production Base, Guangzhou Nansha Heavy-dutyGas Turbine Production Base, Tianjin Wind Power Manufacturing Base as well asnew energy production and service bases in Tongliao, Jiuquan and Hulun Buir.
After the earthquake in Wenchuan on May 12,2008, Dongfang Hanwang Base has been rebuilt in Deyang. The indomitable staffof Dongfang has built a new factory of global standard with first-classmanagement, technology, equipment and quality in less than 2 years. Dongfanghas generating equipment manufacturing bases most advanced nationally or evenglobally. At present, Dongfang has become a large state-owned enterprise withtotal assets of RMB 26.1 billion and manufacturing capacity over 30000 MW. Thenew Dongfang is greatly improved in terms of equipment, technical process andsafety of buildings. Annual output reached RMB 20 billion in 2010 and RMB 20.3billion in 2011, coming out at the top in the industry in China.