pleted company structural adjustment,and formed new crystals,optics and
laser components divisions.
CASTECH expanded its production lines for laser and telecom components including high
power isolators, collimators, F-Theta lens etc.
|In 2012||CASTECH moved to the new facility.|
|In December,2010||CASTECH was awarded as the Provincial-level Enterprise Technical Center by the Fujian Province.|
CASTECH invested 39 millions RMB with its partner to build up new company “Fujian Wanban
Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd”, which engage in manufacturing and sales of LED lightning product.
|In May,2009||CASTECH began to build up its new facility of total 40,000m2.|
CASTECH has been certificated as one of the first High-tech enterprises in Fujian Province (2008-2010)
|In October,2008||Fujian CASTECH Crystals, Inc. was renamed as “CASTECH Inc.”|
|In March,2008||CASTECH went IPO in China ShenZhen Stock Exchange (SSE:002222).|
CASTECH introduced new LBO coating technique with high damage threshold, long life time and low
reflectivity (R<0.05%@1064, R<0.1%@532).
|In October,2007||CASTECH introduced Q-switch product.|
|In July,2007||CASTECH expanded its production line of mini-power green laser kit product to 1 million peaces per year.|
|In April,2007||CASTECH introduced optical thin film product(OTF), including: CWDM，DWDM, FTTx, GFF and other filters.|
|On October 31,2006||CASTECH registed its joint-stock company in China.|
|In September,2006||CASTECH succeedly developed GTR-KTP crystal.|
|On June 15,2006||CASTECH increased the capacity of its laser optics production line.|
|On June 10,2006||All of CASTECH’s shareholder agreed to restructure CASTECH to a joint-stock company.|
|In March,2006||CASTECH succeedly developed Optical-Contact Composites product and began mass product.|
|In December,2005||CASTECH continued to invest CRYSTECH. The total share percentage reach 72.73%.|
|In November.2005||CASTECH started its 6 sigma training plan.|
CASTECH built up CRM (Customer Relationship Management) systems to improve its ability to serve the
|In March,2005||CASTECH got the further investment, The total registration capital reached 95 millions RMB.|
|In December,2004||CASTECH expanded its growing line of Nd:YVO4 crystals by 10 sets of ovens.|
CASTECH invested and hold 30% shares of Hangzhou Keting Optical Technology Inc. with registration
capital of 21 million RMB.
|In June,2004||CASTECH succeeded in the new technic of machine-polishing for LBO crystal.|
|In May,2004||CASTECH set up ‘CASTECH INCORPORATION’ in U.S.A to improve its sales&service in USA market.|
CASTECH build up the largest production line in the world for annual 300,000pcs Nd:YVO4 +KTP glued crystals
for low power green laser.
|In January,2004||CASTECH researched and successfully developed the growing technology of the Nonlinear Optical Crystal BIBO.|
CASTECH obtained the significant breakthrough on the new craft of growing LBO single crystal. High quality
LBO crystal with low absorption are available.
|In May,2003||CASTECH invested and held 35% shares of Qingdao CRYSTECH coating Inc., with registration capital of 20 million RMB.|
|In Augest,2002||CASTECH obtained Chinese patent (Patent number 94106609.6.) for AR-coating on LBO crystal surface and the craft.|
|In May,2002||CASTECH Invested and hold 55% shares of Qingdao CRYSTECH Inc., with registration capital of 11 million RMB.|
|On February 28,2002|
CASTECH got the investment from Shenzhen Innovation scientific and technological investment Co., Ltd., Shanghai
Dingfeng Science & Technology Development Co., Ltd. and Fujian Huaxing investment company. The total registration
capital reached 90 millions RMB.
|In December,2001||CASTECH passed ISO9001 international quality system authentication .|
The Fujian CASTECH Crystals, Inc. was reformed to limited company with registration capital of 76.5 million RMB.
Such assets as LBO, BBO and Nd:YVO4 patent etc from FIRSM (Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter)
rolled over share and entered our company.
|In January,2000||Fujian CASTECH Crystals, Inc. moved into Huajing Building which was completed newly.|
CASTECH’sLBO crystal attained ‘golden medal, patent for invention of China’ which issued by the Chinese
country intellectual property rights bureau and the knowledge of the world property right organization.
|In November,1998||CASTECH successfully developed Nd: YVO4 +KTP glued crystal module for low power laser application.|
The Chinese international trade committee arbitrated for the third time: Huamin Co. should compensate FIRSM
8.5 millions RMB for contract-breaking.
The Chinese international trade committee arbitrates for the second time: Huamin Co. should compensate FIRSM
12 millions RMB for contract-breaking., and logout Fujian Phoenix laser limited company.
|In March,1996||CASTECH obtained Chinese patent (Patent number 92112921.1) for the improved BBO crystal growing method.|
|In February,1996||CASTECH obtained Japan patent (Patent number 2023845) for the LBO crystal component and its application.|
|In February,1994||CASTECH set up crystal processing workshop in Maryland State of U.S.A.|
|In November,1993||The KD*P crystal growing method obtained Chinese patent (Patent number 92244877.9.).|
BBO crystal attained ‘Golden Medal of the patent for invention of China’ issued by Patent Office of the
People’s Republic of China.
|In 1992||CASTECH succeeded in developing Nd:YVO4 and YVO4 crystal for the first time in China, and began the volume production.|
|In 1992||CASTECH, Huamin Co. and Hong Kong phoenix Co. set up joint venture company Fujian Phoenix laser limited company.|
|In 1991||LBO crystal won the first award. of national invention.|
|In 1990||LBO crystal was evaluated one of ten most important laser products in 1989 by American laser magazine.|
|In 1990||LBO crystal obtained the first prize of the scientific and technological advancement of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.|
|On Augest 20,1990|
Fujian CASTECH Crystals, Inc. was licensed to be founded officially, which entire capital was own by FIRSM. The crystal
material stepped onto the path of industrialization formally.
|In 1990||LBO crystal device of FIRSM obtained China patent (Patent No. 4,826,283.)|
|In 1989||LBO crystal device of FIRSM obtained U.S.A patent (Patent No. US4826283.)|
|In 1989||FIRSM attended INTEROPTO international photoelectric exhibition in Japan for the first time.|
|In 1988||The BBO crystal growing method of FIRSM obtained China patent, (Patent No. 85101617. 0)|
|On July 8,1988|
FIRSM was authorized to establish Fujian Crystals Inc.
In 1987: The BBO crystal of FIRSM was evaluated one of ten most important products by the American laser magazine.
|In 1986||FIRSM offered the first BBO crystal to the customer.|
|In 1986||The BBO crystal of FIRSM attained the special award of Chinese Academy of Science advancement in technology.|
|In 1985||FIRSM attend European LASER international photoelectric exhibition for the first time.|
|In 1983||KAP crystal of FIRSM begun to export to U.S.A.|
|In 1983||FIRSM attend CLEO international photoelectric exhibition in USA for the first time.|
|In 1982||ADP and KDP crystals of FIRSM begun to export to U.S.A.|
|In 1981||PET crystal of FIRSM begun to export to U.S.A.|