| 1973 : || |
Teletube Electronics Limited - first B&W picture tube manufacturing plant set up at Ghaziabad.
| 1983 : || |
Samtel India Limited set up in Bhiwadi, Rajasthan to manufacture B&W picture tubes in different sizes.
| 1985 : || |
Manufacturing facility set-up for electron gun production at Ghaziabad.
| 1987 : || |
Samtel Color Limited started in technical collaboration with Mitsubishi Electric, Japan to manufacture color picture tubes from its plant in Ghaziabad.
| 1989 : || |
Color CRT gun manufacturing plant set-up at Ghaziabad.
| 1993 : || |
Plant for manufacturing glass for picture tubes set up at Kota through a JV between Corning, USA and Samtel.
| 1998 : || |
Deflection Yoke (DYs) division set up in Parwanoo to manufacture Dys for use in color picture tubes.
| 2001 : || |
Samtel Electron Devices GmbH formed through strategic acquisition of Thales Germany.
| 2004 : || |
Padmashree Award conferred on Mr. Satish Kaura – CMD, Samtel Group.
| 2006 : || |
JV with Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) to form Samtel HAL Display Systems Limited.
| 2008 : ||JV with Thales, France to form Samtel Thales Avionics. |
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|• 1st to introduce Digital Color Monitor in India. |
|• 1st to launch 12", 14" and 17" B&W picture tubes in India. |
|• 1st to launch 14" and 21" FST tubes in India. |
|• 1st to launch Mono Display Tubes in India. |
|• 1st to assemble and seal glass shells in India. |
|• 1st to offer the largest range of 14", 21" FST and 21" F&FST color picture tubes in India. |
|• 1st to establish itself as the largest regular exporter of tubes. |
|• 1st to manufacture specialty tubes for industrial, military and medical applications, from the private sector. |
|• 1st public-private partnership in the area of defense avionics. |