ARK Communication Co., Ltd. was founded in 1998 in the industrial park of Yingtan city of Jiangxi. Its floor area and building area were 17,000 and 8,000 square meters, respectively. The registered capital was eight million yuans. The company has about 150 employees now.
In 2002, ARK in Jiangxi passed the ISO9008:2000 quality management system certification as an optical communication products manufacturer.
To expand international market, Shenzhen ARK Communication Co., Ltd. was established in 2005. It served as a sales center and a R&D center and its registered capital was ten million yuans. Static-free purification workshops equipped with central air-conditioners and modern assembly workshops were built for producing fiber optic components like optical attenuators and fiber optic patch cords.
Up to 2006, there were six production lines to make fiber patch cords and attenuators in Shenzhen ARK Communication Co., Ltd.. The daily output reached 12,000.
Through two years of efforts, ARK in Shenzhen has succeeded in expanding its overseas market. In 2007, its export accounted for 70 percent of the total sales. The export places were mainly from European and America.
In 2008, 5S management was applied in the whole company to achieve international and effective management. In the same year, we successfully passed the ISO9001:2000 quality management system certification.
In 2009, the marketing department was established to cooperate with the sales department to ensure market segmentation and be target-oriented.
In 2009 and 2010, Jiangxi ARK has successively obtained two innovation-type patents which were widely used afterwards.
From 2010 to 2012, Shenzhen ARK has been assessed as a high-tech enterprise of Shenzhen in consecutive years and awarded corresponding certificates.
Our engineer team was expanded in 2011 and the headcount of the engineers in both Jiangxi ARK and Shenzhen ARK reached 20. We established partnerships with big corporations at home and abroad and started to provide OEM service.
After two years of planning and exploring, we invested a lot of money to build a new factory in Hengchangrong High-tech Park, Shiyan Street, Bao'an District in Shenzhen. 100,000 degree dust-free workshops were established to produce PLC splitter, CWMD, fiber media converter and so on, aiming at diversifying our fiber optic products and responding to the development of FTTx.