Hitachi-High Technologies was created in 2001 from the merger of the Hitachi Ltd. Instruments Group and Semiconductor Manufacturing Equipments Group with Nissei Sangyo Co., Ltd., a company specializing in electronics. Through a series of mergers and acquisitions, the company acquired businesses in surface mount systems, LCD and hard disk manufacturing equipment, and semiconductor back-end process manufacturing equipment. The organic merging of our trading and manufacturing functions has brought us to where we are today.
Hitachi High-Technologies is a leading manufacturer of electron microscopes, scientific and medical instruments, and semiconductor process equipment. The company also possesses a specialized trading function that is active across the globe. Combining this distinct framework integrating manufacturing, sales, and services with the comprehensive strengths of the Hitachi Group, and together with customers, Hitachi High-Technologies strives be a company on the forefront of creating new businesses with cutting-edge technologies.