History

04.2018 The 4thd Evaluation on Corporation Governance Award granted
12.2017 Selected by Economic Daily as a benchmarking enterprise in the "2017 CSR Yearbook"
11.2017 Received Gold Medal Award from 2017 TCSA (Taiwan Corporate Sustainability Awards): Electronic Information Manufacturing Category
11.2017 Partaking in the database constructoin for 2017 carbon-footprint label developed by EPA, Executive Yuan
04.2017 2016 National Invention and Creation Award
04.2017 The 3rd Evaluation on Corporation Governance Award granted
02.2017 SAS Sunrise (subsidiary) granted 2017 System Integration Award
12.2016 2016 Chin-Nen Award
12.2016 President Doris Hsu granted Outsanding CEO Award
08.2016 IOCG Laudise Prize
05.2016 The 50MW power farm build in Wright Island, Philippines formally began operation
04.2016 The 2nd Evaluation on Corporation Governance Award granted
03.2016 ISO 14001:2015 to Chunan branch certified
03.2016 ISO 9001:2015 to Chunan branch certified
03.2016 Occupational Safety and Health System OHSAS 18001:2007 to Yilan branch certificated
07.2015 Ground-braking ceremony of solar energy plant invested by SAS in Palo city, Philippines
04.2015 Occupational Safety and Health System OHSAS 18001:2007 to Chunan branch certificated
04.2015 The 1st Evaluation on Corporation Governance Award granted
08.2014 Completed a merger with Sunrise Global Solar Energy
10.2013 SAS R&D vice president Chuck Hsu receives PVSEC Special Award of International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference
09.2013 SAS listed as top high-tech companies in US patent value
05.2013 SAS merges Sinosolar Corp. to integrate solar business resource
01.2013 Subsidiary Sino Sapphire Co., Ltd. merges with Crystalwise Technology Inc.
09.2012 Chairman, Ming-Kuang Lu, is granted Remarkable Performance Award while Covalent acquisition is granted Most Representative Award by MAPECT Taiwan.
09.2012 SAS Aegis® Wafer is bestowed Silicon Innovation Award in 2012 Solar Industry Awards.
04.2012 Subsidiary GlobalWafers acquired all the semiconductor silicon wafer related business in the subsidiaries of the Japanese Covalent Materials Corp.
10.2011 SAS completed to carve out semiconductor business to GlobalWafers Co., Ltd. and sapphire business to Sino Sapphire Co., Ltd.
08.2011 Acquisition of Covalent Material
02.2011 Taiwan Intellectual Property Management System (TIPS ) Certificate approved
11.2010 Sino-American Silicon Products Inc ,Solartech Energy Corp and SingTung Investment Ltd have signed a joint venture agreement to form Sinosolar Corp.
09.2010 Received the Industry Excellence Contribution Award from MOEA
06.2010 Chunan Plant II Construction Completion
10.2009 Completed 1MW Acquaviva 3 Solar Farm in Bari, Italy via investment of Silfab spa.
10.2008 Recipient of the 16th Industrial Technology Advancement Award : Outstanding Enterprise Innovation Award from the Ministry of Economic
04.2008 Shares acquisition of GlobiTech Incoporated
10.2007 Optoelectronics Business Unit established in Chunan Branch.
04.2007 Mr. M K Lu elected as Chairman
10.2006 Opening Ceremony for Chunan Branch
07.2006 Chunan Branch began mass production of Solar ingot and wafer
05.2006 Chunan Branch completed pilot production of Solar ingot and wafer
07.2005 TS16949 : 2002 Quality Assurance Certificate granted
06.2005 Chunan Branch established
04.2005 Completed pilot production of SOI Wafer
10.2004 Recipient of the 12th Industrial Technology Advancement Award : Excellent Enterprise Innovation Award from the Ministry of Economic
09.2004 A proposal of "Development of High Power electronic device wafer technology" received a grant from Government
09.2004 The Sales from March to August have continuously broken the highest monthly record
09.2004 ISO 14001 Certified
07.2004 "SAS Innovation Technology Research Center" is established
07.2004 A proposal of " Development of Large Size Pseudo-Square Silicon Wafer for High Efficient Solar Cell" received a grant from Government
06.2004 A proposal of "The development of 2.5 mohm-cm heavily Arsenic doped silicon substrate" received a grant from Science Park Administration
12.2003 Completed pilot production of 8" Silicon Lngot
11.2002 Holding 38.6% of total share capital in Topsil Semiconductor Materials A/S.
10.2002 SST has been recommended for ISO-9001 certification by URS
06.2002 A proposal of "High Efficient Ingot Growing Technology for Solar Cell" received a grant from Government
06.2002 An invention of Solar Phofoelectric Module has obtained patent rights in Japan and Germany
10.2001 A proposal of "Ultra Thin Wafer-An Innovative Manufacturing Process Technology" Received a grant from Science Park Administration
03.2001 Initial Public Offering was successfully underwritten
09.2000 Kushan Sino Silicon Plant is built and began mass production
03.2000 Mass production of polished wafers in Hsin-chu plant
10.1999 Kushan Sino Silicon Technology Company, a subsidiary, founded in Shanghai
06.1999 QS-9000 Quality Assurance Certificate granted
03.1998 Joint Venture with Song Long to produce and market ceramic varistors
11.1997 Joint Venture with Song Long to produce and market ceramic varistors
10.1995 ISO-9002 Quality Assurance Certificate granted
12.1991 Monthly productivity of Automobile Rectifier exceeded 2 million units, second in the world only to Motorola's total capacity
09.1991 Became the first Varistor manufacturer in Taiwan
06.1991 Began mass production and worldwide sales of Automobile Rectifier
03.1984 Dr. David Yen elected as Chairman
08.1982 Completed pilot production of Silicon Ingot and Wafer
01.1981 Sino-American Silicon Products Inc. established

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