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TIANMA NLT USA 

Tianma NLT USA, Inc. (TNU) A leading provider of small to medium size display solutions to the Americas, utilizing cutting edge technologies from Tianma Micro-electronics and NLT Technologies Ltd., coupled with state-of-the-art manufacturing resources of the Tianma Group,  TNU offers a comprehensive range of Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) products and associated technologies.  Products include passive character and monochrome, a-Si and LTPS-TFT LCD, as well as AMOLED products with standard product sizes ranging from 1-inch to 21.3-inch and resolutions from QVGA to QSXGA for standard 4:3 aspect and from WQVGA to HD for wide aspect.

The company offers leading edge display technologies including SFT/IPS, Transflective, PCAP touch, high bright, 3D and more. Target markets for TNU include but are not limited to: automotive, avionics, communication, construction, HMI, industrial, marine, medical, POS, as well as consumer.

On October 1st, 2015 Tianma Microelectronics USA and Tianma NLT America merged forming Tianma NLT USA (TNU).  Tianma NLT USA has responsibility for all sales, marketing and engineering support of the Tianma and NLT display solutions in the Americas.

TIANMA Group

Tianma Micro-electronics Co., Ltd(Tianma) Tianma Buidling 2specializes in providing display solutions and efficient support services worldwide. We were originally established in 1983 and publicly listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZ. 000050) in1995.

Our company is committed to providing leading technology and quality displays to the consumer, industrial, and automotive industries that are used in applications to include smartphones, tablet PCs, smart wear, automotive instrumentation, industrial and medical instrumentation, avionic display, household appliances, home automation, office equipment, and rear seat entertainment devices. For the industrial market, we offer optimal products and solutions by utilizing dual-brand strategy (TIANMA brand and NLT brand) to meet various demands of our customers.

In 2014, Tianma’s shipments of small and medium size modules,a-Si display products for smart phones ranked first among the global panel factories. Our market share for high-end medical devices and HMI products also ranked first worldwide. Many customers have chosen to release their new products globally equipped with Tianma display products. Tianma is committed to continuous innovation, better customer service and supports different requirements for applications in the field.

Tianma has a clear technological and production advantage in the small and medium size display market where it has enjoyed a strong market presence over the years. Tianma has established a National R&D Laboratory on TFT - LCD Key Material and Technology, a National Enterprise Technology Center, and a post-doctoral workstation to enhance the knowledge and technical expertise of our employees. We also undertake multiple major national projects from the National Development and Reform Commission, Ministry of Science and Technology, and Ministry of Industry.

The possession of new technologies including LTPS-TFT, Oxide-TFT, AM-OLED displays, Flexible displays, Transparent displays, 3D displays and In-cell/On-cell integrated touch technology lays the foundation for innovation and the development of new and exciting products.

We have a comprehensive production line combination including G4.5/G5 a-Si TFT – LCD, G5.5 LTPS TFT - LCD and G5.5 AM-OLED, plus two new G6 LTPS TFT-LCD lines under construction, enabling Tianma to achieve the highest possible level of product quality and supply capability. Tianma was the first to start mass production from a G5.5 LTPS production line in China.

We have established manufacturing facilities in Shenzhen, Shanghai, Chengdu, Wuhan, and Xiamen, China as well as in Akita, Japan. In addition, a global sales and technical support network has been put in place that includes offices in the United States, Germany, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, etc. to ensure seamless global support to our customers.

With the profound accumulation of technologies, production line development and talent reserve, Tianma will continue to focus on serving display markets worldwide based on technology innovation. With our core values of passion、effectiveness、win-win and the mission to create colorful life, Tianma is dedicated to be the world‘s well-respected leading display company.

NLT Technologies

NLT Technologies (NLT), a member of Tianma Micro-electronicsTianma Building 3Group, manufactures a variety of high quality active-matrix LCDs for customers around the world. The company began operations in 1989 and in 1991 released the first color TFT LCD for laptops in the world.

As a leading manufacturer of industrial displays, the company continues to develop and manufacture the best possible display solutions for their customers by maintaining a strong customer focus across all processes from research, development and design to production and sales.

With on-going enhancements of the company’s core technologies, coupled with wide-ranging collaboration - from development to production - with Tianma Micro-Electronics Group (under the umbrella of its parent group, AVIC International Holding Corporation), NLT Technologies continues to deliver advanced display solutions that satisfy their customers’ stringent display requirements.


Milestones

NEC1989
1990
1992
1994
NEC LCD Development Division established
NEC Kagoshima (K1) LCD Line begins operation
NEC LCD Division is established
NEC Akita (A1) LCD Line begins operation
NEC LCD Technologies2003
2009
NEC LCD Technologies established (spin off from NEC)
Production consolidated at Akita – closure of Kagoshima plant
NLT Technologies, Ltd.2011

2014
NLT Technologies, Ltd. established as a joint venture with AVIC becoming a Tianma Micro-electronics Group company
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