1997-2003

V-Technology was founded on October 16, 1997 as a manufacturer of PDP inspection equipment. We succeeded in commercializing 8 kinds of FPD (Flat Panel Displays) inspection devices in just 3 years and the total solution for inspection combining these devices was highly evaluated. In addition, we were listed on the TSE Mothers for our further business growth.

1997

October
Established V-Technology Co., Ltd. in Atsugi City, Kanagawa.

1998

January
Launched sales of PDP Inspection Equipment "Neptune"

 

August
Launched sales of Precision Coordinate Measuring Equipment "Saturn"

 

November
Launched sales of FPD Critical Dimension Measurement Equipment "Venus"

PDP Inspection Equipment "Neptune"

1999

January 
Launched sales of FPD Total Pitch Measurement Equipment "Mercury"

     

June
PDP Inspection Equipment "Super Neptune 9000" received the Grand Prix in the Inspection Equipment Division of “Advanced Display Of The Year”

 

September
Launched sales of FPD Repair Equipment "Jupiter"

 

December
Launched sales of Review Equipment “RV”

FPD Total Pitch Measurement Equipment "Mercury"

FPD Repair Equipment "Jupiter"

2000

March
Launched sales of Micro Review Equipment “Satellite”, Launched sales of Macro Review Equipment “Asteroid II”

 

April
Established “V Technology Korea Co., Ltd.” in Korea

 

December
Listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange Mothers (Brand Code: 7717)

2001

November
Established “V-TEC Co., Ltd.” in Taiwan

2002

March
Launched sales of FPD Inspection Equipment "Capricorn"

FPD Inspection Equipment "Capricorn"

2004-2012

We launched the sales of manufacturing equipment "Scan Exposure System AEGIS" in 2005. It was the biggest challenge for us to develop our very own manufacturing equipment, which is the core of FPD production that is to be operated 24 hours and cannot be shut down easily. Thanks to the successful development of the equipment, it has been delivered to our customers as equipment that contributes to the power saving of large screen TVs.

2004

October 
Relocated Headquarters to Hodogaya-Ku, Yokohama City

2005

June
Launched sales of FPD Exposure Equipment "AEGIS"

FPD Exposure Equipment "AEGIS"

2007

November
Opened a representative office in Shanghai, China (It was incorporated as Shanghai V Technology Co., Ltd. in 2011)

2009

November
Received “LCD-Award Best in Class of Equipment Division” from Sharp Corporation

2010

April
Received “Deloitte. Technology Fast 500™ Asia Pacific (APAC) 2010”

2011

February
It was listed on First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange from TSE Mothers.

It was listed on First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange from TSE Mothers.

2013-Present

In addition to product strengthening through In-house development from 2013, we accelerated the expansion of our product lineup through M&A. TFT & photomask equipment, proximity exposure equipment, and noncontact electrical inspection equipment have been added to our product lineup. Through M&A, synergy with new technologies and human resources were added to our existing product technologies. We aim to respond flexibly to changing business conditions and grow our business further with these resources.

2013

October
Acquired TFT repair business unit from OMRON LASERFRONT INC. and started TFT Repairing Equipment and Photomask Repairing Equipment Business using Laser CVD

2014

December
Established “Kunshan V Technology Co., Ltd.” in Kunshan, China

2015

March 
Launched sales of FPD Photomask Inspection Equipment "Gemini"

FPD Photomask Inspection Equipment "Gemini"

2015

June
Made NSK Technology Co., Ltd. 100% subsidiary (changed its firm name to VN Systems Co., Ltd.), and started CF Exposure Equipment Business (Merged in 2016)

2015

December
Established “VETON Tech LIMITED.” in China and Hong Kong.

Changed the firm name from “Shanghai V Technology Co., Ltd.” to “Shanghai VN Systems Co., Ltd”

2016

April
Acquired OHT Inc. (a manufacturer of TFT Non-contact Electrical Inspection Equipment) from HIF-A, and started TFT Electrical Inspection Business. (Made 100% subsidiary in December 2018)

Press conference on the agreement of making OHT Inc as our subsidiary

2017

December 
Received “Deloitte. Technology Fast 500™ Asia Pacific (APAC) 2017”

2017

December
Established V.E.T Co., Ltd. for Deposition Mask Business for OLED

2018

April
Made Lumiotec Co., Ltd. 100% subsidiary and entered the OLED Lighting Market for manufacturing and selling OLED Lighting Panels