The Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech), formerly known as Gintic Institute of Manufacturing Technology, contributes to the competitiveness of Singapore industry through the generation and application of advanced manufacturing technology. Precision Mechatronics, Sensors, Real-Time Control and Signal Processing for Automation Solutions. Product Design/Development and Product Life Cycle Management and Integration. Production and Logistics Planning and Optimisation for Manufacturing Enterprises. Manufacturing Processes in Electronics Packaging, Surface Coating, Machining, Advanced Polymer Processing and Precision Metal Forming.