It was established in Chongqing on May 20 as Southwest State-Owned Construction Company, which was under the administration of Southwest Military and Political Committee.
Chongqing Industrial and Urban Architecture Design Institute under Design General Office of Central Construction Engineering Ministry was established.
Office was relocated from Chongqing to No. 168, Jinhua Street, Chengdu.
National Construction Engineering General Office approved the institute to carry out demutualization pilot project.
China State Construction Engineering Corporation was established and the institute was renamed as "China Southwest Architectural Design Institute ".
Upon review and approval by the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation of China, the institute obtained independent management right of engaging in foreign economic and technological cooperation business.
According to the List of Top 100 Survey and Design Institutes of China, China Southwest Architectural Design Institute ranked the third among architecture design units across China.
China Southwest Architectural Design Institute was reorganized as "one person limited liability company", and renamed as "China Southwest Architectural Design and Research Institute Corp. Ltd".
China Southwest Architectural Design and Research Institute Corp. Ltd was relocated to No. 866, Tianfu Avenue North Section, Chengdu Hi-Tech Industrial Development Zone.
No. 3 Office Project was completed, and it was located by Xinglong Lake and in the Science City of Chengdu Tianfu New Area, a national-level new district.