Major Milestones

1965. Mr. Yuan-He Lee established the "SAN SHING HARDWARE WORKS CO., LTD." focusing on the production of hinges at the initial stage.
1968. the development of the first self-made nut forming machine was completed for nut production.
1974. exported technology to Japan, and authorized the use of company's technical patent.
1975. obtained Level A quality control certification from Commodity Inspection Bureau.
1976. obtained CNS mark from the National Bureau of Standards, Ministry of Economy.
1992. registered the trade mark for San Shing in the USA.
  we stepped ahead of others, passing the British SGS assessment, as well as acquiring ISO 9002 certification.
1993. obtained certification for CLNA testing laboratory from National Bureau of Standard, Ministry of Economy.
1996. we were ahead again in obtaining QS-9000 certification.
1997. obtained the accreditation of testing laboratory required by FQA via NVLAP in the USA. (Lab Code:200158-0)
  obtained ISO 14001 certification for environmental management.
1998. shares were officially registered for trading.
  signed cooperative contract with TFS of the Textron Group in the USA for a joint-venture factory which produced fasteners such as high class screws (bolts) and rivets.
  signed contract with a well-known fastener group in Europe -- Nedschroef Herentals N.V. for authorization to use its forging and forming machine to assemble fasteners, with a technology patent.
1999. obtained AS 9000 quality system certification of aviation standard.
2002. entered into a strategic alliance with Maclean Fogg in the USA.
  obtained OHSAS 18001 certification for our occupational safety and health management system.
  July, changed former name "SAN SHING HARDWARE WORKS CO., LTD." To " SAN SHING FASTECH CORP. "
2004. obtained ISO/TS 16949 certification for quality management.

the joint-venture with TFS of Textron Group in the USA ended; we started to develop our own screws and bolts, which are supplied to major vehicle manufacturers in Europe and America.

  obtained AS 9100 certification for quality management.

acquired 57.9% share of ACKU METAL INDUSTRIES(M) SDN.BHD., a professional Malaysian screw manufacturer, to diversify screw product categories & expand business operation into ASEAN market.

  Obtained ISO 50001:2011 certification for energy management system.
2015. Tooling & bolt new factory completed.
2017. Obtained ISO 14001:2015 certification for environment management system (version update).
2018. Obtained ISO 9001:2015 and IATF 16949:2016 certification for quality management system.
Obtained AS 9100D quality management system certification of aerospace standard (version update).
Obtained ISO 50001:2018 certification for energy management system (version update).
2020. Our testing laboratory obtained ISO/IEC 17025: 2017 certification for quality management system (version update).
Obtained ISO 45001:2018 certification for occupational health and safety management system.
2022. Established a Sustainability Development Promotion Task Force and implemented our first GHG inventory.