Timeline
1982

1982

Lika Electronic founded in Schio (VI).

1983

1983

Lika numbers 8 customers.

1985

1985

Lika starts the production of absolute encoders for the German market.

1986

1986

Manufacturing of absolute encoders with integrated display and incremental encoders for the Italian market.

1987

1987

Lika produces a 50 mm diameter miniature encoder, the smallest absolute encoder in Europe.

1991

1991

Foundation of Lika Trading commercial corporate.

1993

1993

Lika Electronic is the first company in Italy to offer a complete portfolio of encoders in the 58 mm diam. range.

1995

1995

The 100,000th encoder rolled off the production line.

1996

1996

ROTACAM ASR58 is the first absolute encoder fitted with integrated cam programmer.

1997

1997

Lika is first certified to ISO 9001:1994.

1998

1998

First 16-bit resolution single-turn absolute encoder engineered for installation in aerostatic probes developed by Florence University.

1999

1999

Lika Electronic moves its corporate headquarters to Carrè (VI) establishing in new larger production and office premises.

2000

2000

ROSETTA space probe project gets under way in co-operation with CISAS.

2001

2001

Foundation of Lika subsidiary in Germany.

2002

2002

Production in antistatic environment (ESD). DRIVECOD & POSICONTROL product ranges are launched in the market.

2004

2004

Arianne 5 rocket successfully launched: Rosetta probe fits Lika encoders.

2007

2007

Lika Electronic celebrates its 25th anniversary with a series of special events.

2008

2008

ALMA project: giant array of 12-m radio telescopes equipped with special custom-made Lika encoders.

2010

2010

Lika introduces the innovative range of heavy-duty products dedicated to steel & iron industry and wind mills.

2012

2012

30th anniversary: “30 new products for our 30 years” event launched.