Company

History

1997

T.I.P.S. was founded in 1997 by Dr. Rainer Gaggl, with the purpose to supply complete measurement solutions for semiconductor testing.

1998

One year later, Dr. Martin Eberhart, a classmate of Rainer at Technical University Graz, joined T.I.P.S.

2002

First patent applied

2002

"Most inspirational Presentation" at SW Test Work Shop, San Diego

2004

Introduction of QM System according ISO 9001:2000

2005

More than 1000 customized PCB projects

2006

Starting with vertical power probecard design and production

2008

Introduction of flying probe testing for assembled PCB projects

2008

Carinthian Research & Innovation Award 2008

2012

Move to new company building in the Technology Park Villach

2014

SW Test San Diego: "Best Presentation, Tutorial in Nature"

2015

Ground-breaking for expansion of existing production

 

By the way…

… the idea of founding a company was born during a scientific workshop in Scotland and the excursion to a small and famous whisky distillery, named Glen Ronach and this brand is still the favourite whisky of both Rainer and Martin…