Samsung Medison's innovative, standard-setting ultrasound technologies have received international praise and recognition.

Samsung Medison��s innovative, standard-setting ultrasound technologies have received international praise and recognition.

[1995~2000]

    1995 - 2000

    1995
  • Received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Productivity (Korea Productivity Center)
  • Received the IR52 Jangyeongsil Award

  • 1996
  • Signed a joint venture with Austria-based KRETZTECHMIK
  • Received the Gold Award at the Trident Korean Industrial Exhibition (Prime Minister's Award)
  • Designated as one of the top 100 companies in quality and competitiveness (Agency for Technology and Standards)

  • 1997
  • Announced the release of Voluson 530D GAIA
  • Received the Gold Export Tower Award for exports exceeding $50 million

  • 1998
  • Announced the world's first 4D ultrasound product
  • Awarded the Grand Prize for Improvement of Corporate Values (Korea Management Association)
  • Received the Minister of Commerce, Industry and Energy's Award at the 1st Industrial Cooperation Convention
  • Named one of the Best Managed Companies in Korea (Asiamoney, Hong Kong)

  • 1999
  • Monthly Chosun ranked MEDISON no. 1 in the 'Top 50 Technology Enterprises in Korea'
  • Ranked No. 1 in on-site contracts at MEDICA in Germany for 3 years in a row (contracts valued at approximately KRW7.3 billion)
  • Received the Export Tower Award for exports exceeding $100 million
  • Announced an innovative technology for diagnosing incurable diseases and submitted patent application

    1985 - 1995

    1985
  • KAIST (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and
  • Technology) researchers established MEDISON.
  • Released its first product, SONOACE -3000KIMES'85
  • First shipment of SA-3000A to Turkey.

  • 1988
  • Developed a new product, SONOACE -88
  • Released SA-4500
  • Received the 1st VENTURE Firm Award
  • Exports to the Russian Republic in connection with economic cooperation arrangement valued at ?US$30 million
  • Developed the transducer element, a core mechanism of the ultrasonic diagnostic system
  • Received the US$5 million Export Tower Award

  • 1990
  • SA 88 approved by the FDA

  • 1991
  • Received the 1st VENTURE Firm Award
  • The Office of the President cited MEDISON as a success story.
  • SA 4500 approved by FDA
  • Exports to the Russian Republic in connection with economic cooperation arrangement valued at US$30 million
  • Developed the transducer element, a core mechanism of the ultrasonic diagnostic system

  • 1992
  • Awarded the Iron Tower industrial Order of Industrial
  • Service Merit for exports exceeding US$10 million
  • Acquired the new technology 'KT' mark for its DOPPLER technology
  • Acquired ISO 9001 certification
  • SA-5000(SONO-ET) won the Jangeun Technology
  • Award for excellence in technical development
  • Presented the 1st MEDISON Biomedical Engineering Award

    2000 - 2010

    2000
  • Won the contract for the Medical Improvement Project of the Ministry of Health of Indonesia

  • 2001
  • Received the Forest & Sullivan Award for Product Differentiation and Innovation in 2001
  • Received the 'Erich Saling Diploma' from the World Congress of Perinatal Medicine

  • 2003
  • MEDISON Research Center designated as Top Manufacturing and Technology Research Center (Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy)
  • Won designation as World Class Product (Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy)
  • Named one of the top 10 best products in Korea (KOTRA)

  • 2004
  • Awarded the Honors Prize at the 2004 Electronic Industry Export Awards (Korea Electronics Association)

  • 2005
  • Achieved the SDG European CE certification (TUV)
  • Received the Minister of Health and Welfare's Award at the Health Industry Technology Convention (Ministry of Health and Welfare)
  • Received the President of KHIDI's (Korea Health Industry Development Institute) Award (Ministry of Health and Welfare)

  • 2006
  • Achieved the SDG European CE certification (TUV)
  • Received the Minister of Health and Welfare's Award at the Health Industry Technology Convention (Ministry of Health and Welfare)
  • Received the President of KHIDI's (Korea Health Industry Development Institute) Award (Ministry of Health and Welfare
  • Received "The Industrial Technology Innovation, Choiha- ngi Award" (Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy)
  • SONOACE X4 voted as "Good Product Design"

  • 2007
  • SONOACE X8 voted as "Good Product Design"

  • 2008
  • Received the presidential award of "The Invention day"
  • ACCUVIX V20 wins "Excellence Good Design"

  • 2010
  • ISO 9001:2008 certification
  • ISO 14000 (environmental management system) certification
  • Received Grand prize in management sector of 2010 Korea New Success Resources Award
  • Received President Award of 2010 Small-medium Business Quality Innovation Convention
  • Received 2010 Korea Service Grand Prize
  • Received 2010 Korea Health Industry Award
  • 2010 Korea Service Quality Certification