Rakon Awarded Hi-Tech Company of the Decade!
Auckland, May 9, 2011: Rakon (NZX: RAK) is proud to not only be the winner of the 2011 PwC Hi-Tech Company of the Year at the NZ Hi-Tech Awards, but also to be recognised as the New Zealand Trade and Enterprise Hi-Tech Company of the Decade (2001 – 2010).
Rakon expanding to meet growth in global data
30 March 2011, Auckland, New Zealand: Technology manufacturer Rakon says the company is continuing to experience significant growth in demand for its products into smart wireless devices (smart phones and tablet PCs) and that it is anticipating that this growth will continue.
Another world first for Rakon!
8 November 2010: New Zealand technology company Rakon has just completed the successful development of the world’s smallest OCXO. Called Mercury, the Oven Controlled Crystal Oscillator (OCXO) is the result of four years of research and development and is the brainchild of Rakon’s advanced technology group based in the UK. Rakon CEO Brent Robinson said Rakon’s Mercury product is a world first.
New Zealand Prime Minister visits Rakon
5 November 2010: Prime Minister, Mr John Key visited Rakon's Auckland factory on Friday afternoon. The PM met with Rakon's CEO Brent Robinson and was shown through Rakon's headquarters including its Class 1000 clean room. "We were delighted that Mr Key took up our invitation to visit Rakon and experience a world class operating environment like no other found in New Zealand" said Brent Robinson.