Singulus installed the first BLULINE Blu-ray disc production machine for the Southeast Asian market at Axiom Technologies MFG PTE Ltd in Singapore this month.
At the inauguration ceremony "AXIOM GOES BLU" on 18 July 2008, the Singapore Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. George Yeo, was the Guest-of-Honor and along with Mr. Bernhard Goh, Managing Director of Axiom (AXIOM) they took the opportunity to praise Blu-ray technology and its advantages in the S.E.A. region.
Mr. Goh stated: "We are proud to be the pioneers for Blu-ray in our region, and will certainly promote this competitive advantage. Each adopter of this new technology will further nudge the optical business towards the 3rd generation formats and HDTV. The decision to buy a production system from SINGULUS is the right insurance for us to achieve this target."
AXIOM provides manufacturing and related services to the CD, DVD, Blu-ray storage media industry, ranging from content development and design to packaging and distribution. The company recently acquired Blu-ray authoring and replication equipment.