The brand Armstrong represents our founder, Mr Gilbert Ong’s passion and spirit in charting new territories. Inspired by the first man, Neil Armstrong, who landed on the moon in 1969, he decided to name the company after this iconic figure, believing that Armstrong too, can achieve great success and making the impossible possible. With focus on strong partnerships and innovation, Armstrong today offers market-leading solutions and services that empower customers to create products that touches everyday life.
Armstrong began its journey in Singapore.
Armstrong began its operations as a contract supplier of foam and rubber parts.
Business expanded to manufacturing of custom-made die-cut foam and rubber products.
Armstrong became a private limited company in Singapore.
The company moved its operations to Gul Street, Singapore
Armstrong first overseas subsidiary in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Armstrong Rubber Manufacturing was established in Singapore
Formed joint venture with Bridgestone Corporation of Japan
Armstrong established presence in Thailand together with Bridgestone Corporation
Armstrong was listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX) Mainboard
The company established presence in Jakarta, Indonesia and Wuxi, China
New plant set up in Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Singapore HQ and manufacturing plant moved to Bukit Batok Industrial Park
Joint venture with Odenwald Chemie Gmbh
First Armstrong Odenwald plant in Changchun, China
Armstrong expanded business in Malaysia with the third plant in Penang
Armstrong expanded business in Suzhou and Guangzhou, China
Armstrong Odenwald expanded business in Tianjin, China
Armstrong established presence into Hanoi, Vietnam
Armstrong Odenwald expanded business in Wuhan, China and the company entered a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Indica from India
Armstrong shipped its first 1 billion parts to Data Storage Customers
Strategic Partnership with Germany’s Philippine GmbH and Canada’s Kristofoam
Armstrong Odenwald expanded business in Changshu, China
Strategic partnership formed with Japan’s Inoac and chose to delist from the SGX
Armstrong Odenwald expanded business in Chengdu, China. The Singapore manufacturing plant was transferred to Johor Bahru, Malaysia
First in China to produce soft air duct for the Automotive Industry
Strategic partnership with PlusFelt from Spain
Singapore Head Office relocated to Toa Payoh North
Armstrong Odenwald expanded business in Shenyang, China