Haitian Precision currently has 200 R&D personnel, including about 18 senior-level employees. A technology center was established in Haitian Precision headquarters, which houses four product technology departments. Branch R&D centers have also been established in Beijing, Shenyang, Dalian and Changzhou. The company also runs an Engineering & Technology Limited Corporation, jointly owned by Ningbo Haitian Precision Machinery Co., Ltd., and North America-based Phillips-Olympia. Combining these two industry leaders forms a team with strong research and development capability, and is the foundation for independent innovation and instant development of the company. Focusing on research capacity, Haitian Precision has worked alongside the Ningbo Institute of Material Technology & Engineering, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Zhejiang University, and is preparing to build a post-doctoral workstation at Zhejiang University.