|1987||March||Decision on the operation in Thailand.|
Approved as BOI promoted company and incorporated in Thailand.
|December||Press factory completion ceremony held on 3rd December with BOI general as a guest of honor. The date set as inauguration day.|
|1988||May||Completion of VTR assembly factory.|
|1989||February||Completion of CRT factory.|
|1990||September||Start Operation at METCO2|
|1992||August||Completion of new CRT factory at Ramindhra.
Listed on the stock exchange of Thailand.
|December||５th Anniversary held at Hyatt Erawan Hotel.|
|1995||June||SIMA Technology Co., Ltd.
Established in Nakhon Ratchasima province with 100% equity participation by METCO
|August||Completion of new factory building within Bangna-Trad factory incorporating die factory and warehouse.|
|December||Operation SIMA Technology Co., Ltd. started|
|1996||April||Start of operation of electron gun factory.|
|1997||December||10th Anniversary held at Bangna-Trad factory.
Accreditation of ISO9002 for SIMA Technology Co., Ltd.
|1998||December||for METCO Accreditation of ISO9002|
|2000||January||SIMA Technology Co., Ltd. Start of press factory.|
|July||Start to produce IDC parts and assembly.|
|2001||September||(GTMS) Completion of hermetic seal operation line.|
|November||BOI Certificate for production of printed circuit board (PCB).|
|2002||April||Start production of thermal fuse.|
|October||Start to produce DMC3.|
|2003||February||Installed METCO-AIDA multi Press (MMX),
Installed OMS-600 3-D measuring machine.
|October||METCO/ SIMA ISO/ TS16949 accreditation of ISO/ TS16949 : 2002, for METCO/ SIMA, ISO9001 : 2000 for METCO|
|November||ISO 14001:1996 for METCO|
|2004||July||METCO2 Starts the operation of exterior painting,printing and assembly factory.|
|2005||October||Starts the operation. Transfer of the METCO3 SMT lines to METCO3 and increase facility production of the Ink jet printer starts.|
|2008||October||Production of the thermal printer starts (small size).|
|2009||January||KTC (Kanagata Technical Center)
Starts operation. SIMA Technology Co., Ltd. Starts gilding business.
|July||Production of the backlight unit for LCD stars.|
|October||SIMA Technology Co., Ltd. Starts machining business.|
|2010||March||SMT line, dip process starts operation.|
|April||Laser marker is installed in the printing process.|
|June||Installation of two color injection mold machine.|
|September||Production of escutcheon starts.|
|October||Start production of small and medium backlight unit.|
|2013||January||Start production of keyless entry unit (4 wheel).|
|June||Start to produce automotive center panel unit.|
|2015||September||Achieved “CSR-DIW Award” from Department of Industrial Work.|
|2016||July||Start production of Wheel Keyless Entry Unit (2 Wheel)
Achieved “CSR-DIW Continuous Award” from Department of Industrial Work.
|November||Achieved “Green Industry (Level 4) Certification” from Ministry of industry.|
|2017||August||10th consecutive years of Thailand labour management excellence award.|
|September||Accreditation of OHSAS 18001:2007 for METCO|
Start production of car audio overlay panel.
|2018||February||Accreditation of IATF 16949:2016 for METCO|
|March||Accreditation of ISO 9001:2015 for METCO|
|June||Start production of car navigation panel.
Accreditation of ISO 9001:2015 / IATF 16949:2016 for SIMA
Sima Technology Co., Ltd start plastic injection business
|October||Start production of EPSON eco tank printer.|
|2019||June||Accreditation of ISO 14001:2015 for SIMA.|
|2020||April||Business Continuity Planning (BCP) to fight against COVID-19|