|Singulus Technologies AG
|Seat||Kahl am Main , Germany|
|management||Stefan Rinck (CEO)|
|Number of employees||343|
|sales||127.5 million € (2018)|
|As of December 31, 2018|
Production systems for optical data carriers ( CD , DVD and Blu-Ray ), vacuum thin-film technology, classic semiconductor technology, for the production of solar systems, magnetic memories, MRAM, wafer production, micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS), telecommunications electronics, chip packaging, technical and decorative are manufactured optical coatings.
Singulus Technologies GmbH was created in 1995 through a management buy-out from Leybold AG. In August 1997 the company was converted into a public limited company. In 2005 Singulus acquired a majority in competitor STEAG HamaTech AG. In January 2008 Singulus took over the Blu-ray Disc system business from Oerlikon Balzers AG.
After Singulus had already acquired 51 percent of the solar company Stangl ( Fürstenfeldbruck ) in 2007, it was completely taken over in 2009. In 2012 Singulus then laid off 40 percent of the Stangl workforce.
CEO is Stefan Rinck , CFO is Markus Ehret.
The chairman of the supervisory board is Wolfhard Leichnitz, his deputy is Dr. Silke Landwehrmann.
- Annual Report 2018 (PDF; 2.1 MB)
- Ad hoc announcement November 6, 2005 ( Memento of the original from May 26, 2013 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was automatically inserted and not yet checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice.
- Archived copy ( Memento of the original from May 26, 2013 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. dated February 1, 2008
- Singulus buys Blu-ray business from competitor Oerlikon , dpa-AFX: February 1, 2008.
- Singulus takes over the entire Stangl solar company. Handelsblatt , December 8, 2009.
- Singulus fires employees
- Wall Street pushes the Dax into the plus , Handelsblatt from March 22, 2010.