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August

Infotech incorporated as a private limited company.

August

The company receives its first ISO 9002 certification from BVQi London for its conversion services.

March

Becomes a public limited company, IPO of equity shares at Rs. 20.00 per share and listed in all major stock exchanges in India.

April

Acquires M/s SRG Infotech a 16-year-old local software company providing software services in Oracle and Visual Basic client/server environments.

October

Partners with IBM for developing enterprise-wide information system. Infotech diversifies into business software development by adding 50 developers, creating an independent profit center.

December

Infotech signs a break-through contract to provide GIS conversion, consulting and mapping services with Analytical Surveys, Inc. (ASI).

January

Infotech enters into an agreement with Navionics Italy, the world leader in seamless marine electronic charts for digitization and conversion services.

June

ASI enters into a long-term contract worth US $33 million with Infotech for conversion and software services.

July

Infotech establishes a wholly-owned subsidiary, Infotech Software Solutions Inc., specializing in supply of computer software and related services in California, USA.

August

Infotech acquires European-based GIS software solution company Dataview Solutions Limited for US $1.80 million and issue of Infotech equity shares worth US $1.8 million over 2 years.

September

Infotech acquires Cartographic Sciences Pvt. Mumbai, India, from Analytical Surveys Inc., USA.

September

Infotech receives ISO 9001 certification for its software development services.

September

Infotech earns the coveted Fast Track Award from Smallworld Pte. Lt. U.K. for completion of a prestigious GIS project at Bharti Telenet Limited in a record time of five months.

November

Infotech signs a shareholder agreement with Walden Nikko and GE Capital for issue equity/optionally convertible debentures.

January

Inauguration of the state-of-the-art software development center spread across 130,000 sq.ft. in Infocity (Hyderabad) to accomodate 4,000 software engineers.

April

Merger of Cartographic Sciences with Infotech Limited.

May

Infotech enters into a master services agreement with Pratt & Whitney, a division of UTC Group.

October

Infotech announces the acquisition of a German company, Advanced Graphics Software GmbH (AGS), a mechanical engineering software and services company specializing in 3D CAD/CAM.

November

Infotech wins a multimillion dollar GIS project from the Dutch multinational group FUGRO.

April

Infotech Europe acquires European GIS distributor Map Centric, a leading independent GIS distributor in Europe.

May

Infotech secures a contract worth USD 7 million to provide photogrammetry services to Triathlon, a leading full-fledged geomatics company in Canada.

May

Infotech ranks 5th among top 10 exporters from Andhra Pradesh for the year 2000-2001.

June

Infotech acquires 10 acres of land to set up a software development campus at Manikonda, Hyderabad.

July

Infotech achieves the ISO 9001:2000 for BVQi and joins the list of the top few companies in India and the first company in the GIS sector.

August

Infotech attains the coveted SEI CMM Level 4 certification for its software development center at Infocity Hyderabad.

November

Infotech receives ISO 9001:2000 for software and engineering services lines of business by BVQi London.

December

Infotech announces the opening of the state-of-the-art engineering services facility in Bangalore, India.

February

Infotech announces strategic business relationship with the Pratt & Whitney division of United Technologies Corporation, a Fortune 100 company. Pratt & Whitney to participate with up to ~18% equity stake in Infotech, demonstrating long-term partnering intent and endorsing Infotech's business competence.

April

Infotech achieves SEI CMMI Level 5 for its Software Development & Services division.

April

Infotech board recommends issue of bonus shares at 1:1 ratio, subject to shareholder approval.

September

Infotech wins The Federation of Andhra Pradesh Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FAPPCI) Best Information Technology (IT) industry of the state of Andhra Pradesh – 2001-2002

April

Infotech attains the best process improvement model: "The Level 5 of the CMMI Version 1.1 for the SW/SE/SS Disciplines".

September

Infotech announces the inauguration of a new development center in Puerto Rico to provide engineering design services.

September

Infotech signs long-term outsourcing contract with Bombardier Transportation to provide engineering services in India.

January

Infotech acquires VARGIS, a GIS company in the US.

July

Infotech changes its business strategy – verticalization of business is executed.

September

Infotech divests 51% of its stake in Infotech Aerospace Services Inc. in favor of United Technologies International Corporation.

September

Infotech is conferred BS 7799 standards.

March

Infotech acquires Tele Atlas India Pvt. Ldt. Tele Atlas parent company joins as a strategic partner with preferential allotment of shares.

March

Infotech opens branch office in Singapore.

April

Infotech opens branch office in Melbourne, Australia.

May

Inaugurates the geospatial production facility at Frostburg, Maryland, USA.

September

Wins a landmark GIS contract from KPN Telecom and also signs a 5-year major engineering design agreement with Alstom Transport.

October

Completes 5 years of relationship with Pratt & Whitney.

March

Signs a major GIS contract with GE for Swisscom.

March

Attains AS9100 certification for MFG-SBI.

February

Infotech sets up a development center at Kakinada at the newly developed STPI facility.

May

Joint venture between Infotech and HAL is announced.

June

Joint venture between Infotech and Geospace Integra is announced.

October

Mr. Stephen N. Finger, President, Pratt & Whitney, inaugurates our new facility at Manikonda, Hyderabad on 16th October.

October

Mr. Louis Chenevert, President and COO, UTC, inaugurates our new facility at Bangalore on 24th October.

October

Infotech features in the list of '200 Best Under a Billion' of Forbes Asia – a listing of the 200 fastest growing companies in the Asia Pacific region. Infotech is the first engineering or IT services company among 17 companies from India.

March

Infotech GIS forays into oil and gas sector, signs contract with IHS.

March

TeleAtlas extends relationship with Infotech, signs another multi-year contract.

April

Mr. B.V.R. Mohan Reddy is elected Chairman, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Southern Region.

May

Infotech signs a three-year GIS and data management contract with Powercor, Australia & Citipower Limited.

June

Mr. Krishna Bodanapu wins the Hyderabad Management Association – Young Manager award for 2008.

July

Infotech signs an MoU with Dassault Aviation.

July

Infotech enters a strategic partnership with Alten Group, France.

August

BTECI (Bombardier Transportation Engineering Centre in India) completes five years.

August

Operations commenced in Japan.

September

Infotech acquires TTM (Time to Market) and forays into the hi-tech industry.

September

Wins the GITA excellence award for EGIS implementation from GITA ANZ.

September

Inaugurates own facility at Noida, India.

October

Bombardier Transportation renews multi-year term contract with Infotech.

December

Inaugurates a center of excellence for Terex in Bangalore, India, facility.

January

Awarded RBNQA Performance Excellence Trophy.

December

Opened branch office in Malaysia.

January

Signed a long-term engineering services contract with Hamilton Sundstrand.

January

Acquired Daxcon Engineering Inc., USA.

August

Acquired Wellsco Inc., USA.

May

Awarded Supplier of the Year award by Boeing.

November

IGIL (Infotech Geospatial (India) Limited) becomes a wholly-owned subsidiary.

October

Set up branch in South Korea.

October

Won Golden Peacock Award for excellence in corporate governance.

January

Inaugurated new development center in SEZ (special economic zone) in Kakinada.

April

Received Boeing Supplier of the Year award for the second time.

April

Opened office in Silicon Valley (California).

September

Set up branch in Taiwan

November

Set up branch in South Africa

May

Revealed the new brand and changed the name to Cyient

June

Ranked among top 30 outsourcing companies in the world by IAOP

July

Inaugurated a state-of-the-art Experience Center in Hyderabad, India

September

Opened the Dallas Engineering Center; strengthens aerospace and defense capabilities

September

Cyient foundation announced programs to make engineers more employable and empower neighborhood communities to participate actively in Digital India

November

Awarded Global Services Supplier of the Year by Alstom Transportation

December

Won ICSI National Award For Excellence in Corporate Governance

January

Acquired majority stake in Rangsons Electronics, strengthening end-to-end capabilities in integrated engineering, design, and production

Secured the prestigious Pratt & Whitney 2014 Engineering Services Supplier Innovation award for the third time

March

Signed a MoU with Deakin for joint research on medical additive manufacturing

BVR Mohan Reddy elected as Chairman of NASSCOM for 2015-16

July

Acquired Pratt & Whitney Global Services Engineering Asia

October

Opened a new Center of Excellence (CoE) for a leading Australian telecommunications service provider in Blacktown, Sydney

February

Ranked by Zinnov as a leader among global engineering service providers for the fifth consecutive year

Laid the foundation of a state-of-the-art technology development center in Warangal