April: MES and ERP system were officially launched in Hiest
Nov：Hiest took the lead to issue "Zhejiang Group Manufacturing Standard for Torque-limited Permanent Magnet Couplings".
Jun：Hiest became one of the top companies with its large number of standard certification for Mine-used Torque-limited Magnetic Couplings in China.
Nov：Established Hiest Business Coaching to empower employees.
Jun：Hiest became the first drafter of the industry standard of Electropermanent Magnet Mechanical Governor.
Jan：Hiest received "Explosion-proof Certification" for three Mine-used Torque-limited Magnetic Couplings.
Oct：Hiest became one of the three manufacturers who own the mining safety standard in China.
Apr：Established PM Motor and Magnetic Drive Experimental Center with Northwestern Polytechnical University.
Mar：Our three-phase permanent magnet synchronous motor passed the "China Energy-saving Product Certification".
Oct：Hiest was awarded "National High-tech Enterprise" and established "Permanent Magnet Motor Municipal Enterprise R&D Center".
Dec：Hiest won the title of "Science and Technology Smes in Zhejiang Province".
Oct：Hiest was founded to expand business scope with permanet magnet motors, magnetic transmission drives, wind generators and other high-end magnetic applications.
Oct：Founder Leo Li established a company, specializing in research and development and production of sintered Ndfeb and magnetic assemblies.
Dec：Founder Leo Li started business of sintered NdFeb