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Chroma ATE Celebrates 30th Anniversary in November 2014
Chroma ATE Inc., a world leading manufacturer of precision Test and Measurement Instrumentation, Automated Test Systems, Manufacturing Execution Systems and Turnkey Test and Automation Solutions, is celebrating its 30th anniversary.
Chroma ATE Inc. was established in 1984 by Leo Huang and Ming-Hsiong Chang with their first product, a programmable Video Pattern Generator. The company then expanded its product lines into the Optoelectronics, Display, IT, Semiconductor and Solar industries. Now with facilities located throughout the world, Chroma has provided solutions in LED, photovoltaic, battery, electric vehicle, semiconductor, flat panel display, power conversion, electrical safety, and thermoelectric testing, as well as optical inspection and manufacturing execution systems.
Through significant investments in its own research and development teams, Chroma continues to expand its product lines within its 16 product divisions. R&D employees comprise almost 40% of the total workforce, larger than any other segment within the company. Combined with the large number of R&D based employees, Chroma continues to trend its R&D expenditures at or above 14% of revenue.
Last year, Chroma was awarded first place in the 2013 Taiwan Mittlestand Award competition in recognition of its unique, key expertise and remarkable global competitiveness. It was acknowledged as a benchmark to all enterprises by the Taiwanese Ministry of Economic Affairs. Chroma continues to strive for excellence in meeting the demand for the test and automation of emerging markets like solar power, electric vehicle technology, LED lighting, and other energy efficient, low environmental impact technologies.
From individual test instruments to complete turnkey test and automation systems, Chroma products provide companies the ability to improve product reliability and safety, and to reduce defects in the design and manufacturing process. For more information, contact Chroma’s nearest worldwide office or visit http://www.chromaus.com.
About Chroma ATE
Founded in 1984, Chroma is a respected world leading manufacturer of complete Electronic Test and Measurement Solutions for commercial, automotive, military and government industries. Utilizing in-house Automated Handling and Manufacturing Execution System (MES) expertise, Chroma specializes in integrated and fully automated turn-key electronic test and manufacturing solutions for green technologies including LED, solar cell / module and Electric Vehicle (EV) as well as battery formation, test & grading production solutions. In the USA Chroma is headquartered in Irvine CA, with worldwide engineering service offices in the United States, Taiwan (corporate headquarters)