The first free-moving robot solution from HAP is delivered.
Süd Beteiligungen GmbH and Wachstumsfonds Mittelstand Sachsen become shareholder of HAP and support the growth with foundation of HAP Holding GbmH.
Handling award for SCOUT
The company wins the "handling award 2014" for its mobile, autonomously navigating robot SCOUT in the category "Innovative new development of a product or a system solution".
Awards for HAP
HAP receives the SUCCESS Zeiss supplier award and is one of Germany’s top 100 Innovators.
Largest automation order to date
Roth & Rau - Ortner receives the largest single order in the field of factory automation, worth € 3.2 million, by BOSCH.
Three business units
Roth & Rau becomes a member of the Meyer Burger Group. Roth & Rau - Ortner GmbH restructures itself and forms the three business units "automation", "products", and "installation & service". The company is therefore able to react to the increased demand with a wider range of services.
First mobile robot solution for the semiconductor industry.
Roth & Rau - Ortner GmbH
Ortner c.l.s. becomes a 100 % member of the Roth & Rau Group. In 2010 the company's name is changed to Roth & Rau - Ortner GmbH .
First 5-track wafer sorting system for the solar industry
New market: Photovoltaics
Ortner enters the photovoltaic industry for the first time and wins Roth & Rau as a customer.
Ortner c.l.s. USA, Inc.
The US subsidiary is founded in Salt Lake City (Utah).
First reticle handling system
The company moves to another building and starts its RFID development.
First LUNA robot cell for semiconductor applications
Development of the company's first proprietary products begins with the production of transport and storage systems.
Installation of first 300mm wafer transport system
Ortner installs the world's first 300mm wafer transport system at Qimonda in Dresden on behalf of Murata Machinery Ltd. and services it 24/7 on-site.
First automation product for the semiconductor industry
HAP develops the HAP-Lift200.
Foundation of Ortner c.l.s. GmbH
Ortner cleanroom logistic systems GmbH is founded in Dresden. The main focus of the company is on installation, maintenance, and 24/7 monitoring of wafer transport systems. Major customers include the companies Murata, Infineon, AMD (today Globalfoundries), and Siltronic.
Construction of Siemens factory in Dresden
Siemens invests in SIMEC semiconductor factory in Dresden. The cooperation between HAP and SIMEC (today: Infineon) begins.
HAP moves to the Technology Center Dresden South.
An Austrian in Dresden
The Austrian company Ortner Reinraumtechnik begins its activities in Dresden and installs the first 200 mm wafer transport system at Siemens (today Infineon).
Cooperation with HSEB and Jenoptik
The early years of HAP are characterized by an intensive cooperation with HSEB and the companies of the Jenoptik Group.
Foundation of HAP GmbH Dresden
In the year of foundation HAP receives the 1st Saxon Innovation Award for the “TOOLMANAGER TME”,an automation system to load tool trays.