Generations

2016

Tripled size of U.S. Sales office with move to new commercial loft facility in Chicago

Acquired Daito Mitech, maker of X-ray imaging software and process equipment

Concluded distribution agreement with U.S. OLED equipment maker, Kateeva

Acquired ground breaking technology license in Rapid Pathogen detection from U.S. Medical Technology Corporation

2015

Launched Toho Automation Sales activity in the United States

Expanded U.S. Sales Representation of Nanometrics Material Characterization products

2014

Acquired leading industrial electronics manufacturer Yoshida Electric Industry Co. Ltd.

Established Silicon Valley business development operation

2013

Launched Distribution of Kramer Sonic Industries Scanning Acoustic Microscopy systems in North America

Expanded Distribution of Medical Diagnostic Equipment in Japan

2012

Toho Indonesia established in Jakarta to serve industrial growth emerging markets

Toho Technology Inc. re-incorporated and expanded

2011

Operations established in Korea, Wuxi, China, Guangzhou, China established

Acquired Water Purification technologies featuring Electrolysis Cleaning systems

2010

Operations in Singapore and Taiwan officially established

2009

Concluded Technology Transfer from Zygo Corporation for Optical Inspection systems for the Displays Market

2008

Tokyo Applications and Sales office opened in Akihabara, Central Tokyo

2007

Operations established in Shiga Prefecture, Japan

2006

Established Design and Development center in Shanghai, China

Operations established in Okazaki, Japan

2005

Concluded Technology Transfer from Nanometrics Inc. for Thin Film measurement systems for the Displays Market

Opened sales office in Suzuhou, China & Ogaki, Japan

2004

Opening of New Factory, Toho Shanghai East Technology Co., Ltd, Quing Pu, China

Operations established in Toyota city, Japan and Tianjin, China

2003

Concluded Technology Transfer from KLA-Tencor Corporation for Thin Film Stress Measurement systems

Achieved ISO 14001 Certification

Established Eastern HVAC Systems Co., Ltd. in Nagoya, Japan

2002

Established Toho Technology Co., Ltd in Shanghai Quingpu Industrial Park

2001

Established Toho Technology U.S.A. llc in Chicago, Illinois U.S.A.

Established Shanghai Toho Technology Co., Ltd in Shanghai, China

1999

Concluded Technology Transfer from KLA-Tencor Corporation for Profiler systems for the Displays Market

1994

Established joint venture in China with regional government

1991

Constructed and opened new Factory in Inazawa, Japan

1990

Merged industrial and home appliance divisions

1988

Constructed new Headquarters building in central Nagoya, Japan

1977

Began Multiplex Transmission device sales and manufacturing of TOLINE series

1970

Established Engineering operations in group companies

1969

Initiated Manufacturing operations for industrial electronics in Japan

1961

Industrial and Consumer Electronics operations divided into two companies

1932

Toa Industries established in Nagoya, Japan (first entry into technology markets)