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DURABOOK is a core brand of Twinhead International Corporation, which specializes in the production of ruggedized computers and is one of the key systems vendors and suppliers in the rugged mobile computing and IPC industries. Twinhead was founded in 1984, and the company is listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange.

Target industries of the DURABOOK brand are military and defense, field services (including utilities, water, gas and electricity), government, public safety, transportation and healthcare. DURABOOK's product line consists of semi-rugged to fully rugged tablets, mobile computers and convertibles, medical tablets, AIOs or vehicle and panel PCs, and other customizable mother boards and systems.

Every DURABOOK product can be further customized to target wide-ranging vertical markets with specific populations and usage applications. DURABOOK also offers custom-made, bundle solutions aside from its standard turn-key products.

Committed to manufacturing every product in an eco-friendly, environmentally responsible way, all DURABOOK rugged devices are engineered to be "green" and produced in "clean factories," meeting international standards in waste component recycling.

DURABOOK rugged computers are designed and equipped with the latest Intel Core processors and have passed MIL-STD-810 tests for drops, shocks, spills and other environmental impacts, ensuring that DURABOOK users working in the harshest of environments—whether indoors or outdoors—can maintain productivity without the risk of data, power or performance loss.

Looking forward, DURABOOK will continue to pursue its proven strategy of providing comprehensive services, diversified products that fill real-world needs, and flexible production for the benefit of its worldwide customer base. Durabook will also continue to offer different solutions to meet different needs and specialized requirements. With its time-proven core capabilities and expertise in developing unique solutions for special fields and vertical markets, DURABOOK is in a strong position as a leading IPC system provider and your best partner for all your industrial computing needs.

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    Headquarters & Worldwide Sales Center
    Twinhead International Corp. (Taiwan)
    10F., No.550, Ruiguang Rd.,
    Neihu, Taipei 11492,
    Taiwan, R.O.C.
    Tel: +886-2-5589-9999
    Fax: +886-2-5555-7777

    Worldwide Technical Support
    North & South America
    GammaTech Computer Corporation (USA)
    48329 Fremont Blvd.
    Fremont, CA 94538-6510, USA
    Tel: +1-800-995-8946
    Tel: +1-510-492-0828
    Fax: +1-510-492-0820
    Sales Center in USA
    Email: marketing@gammatechusa.com

    Twinhead GmbH (Germany)
    Media Tower
    Holzstr. 2
    40221 Duesseldorf, Germany
    Tel: +49-211-311-979-0
    Fax: +49-211-311-979- 20
    Sales Center in Germany

    Kunshan Lun Teng System Co., Ltd
    Room No.713, No.18 Weiye Road
    Kunshan Development Zone, Kunshan City, China
    Tel: +86-512-5511-3799
    Fax: +86-512-5511-1228
    Sales Center in China

    DURABOOK improves performance, graphics, battery life and security of R8300 rugged laptop
    GammaTech Computer Corporation, the North American branch of Twinhead International Corporation, today announced upgrades to its fully rugged DURABOOK R8300 laptop. The device now features Intel® 7th generation Core™ processors, improved graphics capabilities, increased battery life and the elevated security offered by Windows 10. The proven R8300 is used around the world by military forces, public safety agencies, and field service organizations, including companies in the oil & gas, logistics, utilities, and telecommunications markets. [See GammaTech press release and RuggedPCReview's description, analysis and specs of the DURABOOK R8300]
    -- Posted Wednesday, November 15, 2017 by chb

    Rugged mobile computer maverick GammaTech celebrates 30th anniversary
    GammaTech Computer Corporation is celebrating its 30th anniversary this month. Founded in 1987, GammaTech is the North American branch of Twinhead International Corporation. Best known for its DURABOOK brand of rugged laptops, tablets, and all-in-one computers, the company has a long history in the U.S. mobile device market. "The devices our customer's purchase are critical to the success of their missions," said Tom Wang, President, GammaTech. "When it comes to government, law enforcement and the support of critical infrastructure, businesses want to partner with a company that has extensive market expertise and delivers on reliability and performance, but also one that will be around if you need assistance. With 30 years in the mobility space and a focus on rugged computing solutions designed to operate in environments where failure is not an option, GammaTech is a company our customers and partners can trust. We look forward to the next 30 years of partnership, and innovation." [See GammaTech press release] -- Posted Wednesday, July 26, 2017 by chb

    Fire and EMS departments meet critical mobility needs with DURABOOK R11 rugged tablet
    GammaTech Computer Corporation, the North American branch of Twinhead International Corporation, today highlighted recent sales to Fire and EMS departments across the United States. These public safety agencies are turning to the DURABOOK R11 rugged tablet as a cost-effective solution that addresses critical needs for performance, functionality, and reliability. Fire and EMS departments in North Carolina, Oregon, Minnesota, Colorado, Washington, Louisiana, South Carolina, and California recently purchased the DURABOOK rugged tablet. [See GammaTech press release] -- Posted Friday, June 9, 2017 by chb

    Law enforcement agencies adopting DURABOOK rugged laptops and tablets
    GammaTech announced it ended 2016 with broad sales to Law Enforcement customers across the country. The DURABOOK R11 tablet, SA14 semi-rugged laptop, and R8300 fully rugged laptop were purchased by Police and Sheriff departments in Missouri, Connecticut, Georgia, Texas, California, Pennsylvania, Colorado, Arizona, and Washington. Customers include the Denver PD, DeKalb Country Marshall's Office, Sweetwater PD, South San Francisco PD, Branson PD, Clallam County Sheriff, Chino Valley Police, Falls Township PD, Liberty County Sheriff and Pecos County Sheriff. [See GammaTech media release] -- Posted Wednesday, April 26, 2017 by chb

    GammaTech to show rugged computers designed for healthcare professionals at HIMSS 2017
    GammaTech announced the company will be partnering with Lund Industries to showcase their DURABOOK line of mobile rugged computer options for medical professionals at HIMSS 2017 in the Lund Industries booth, #3203. The HIMSS 2017 Annual Conference will take place February 19-23 in the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL. GammaTech’s DURABOOK line of rugged computers will be mounted to Lund Industries’ DataCart products, resulting in state-of-the-art care carts ideal for use in medical situations such as telemedicine, behavioral health, stroke and nursing home use, where dependable technology can ensure that the professional’s attention will be focused on the patient. [See GammaTech media release] -- Posted Tuesday, February 14, 2017 by chb

    GammaTech DURABOOK S15AB with large 15.6-inch screen
    When it comes to laptops, sometimes nothing other than a really big screen will do. GammaTech reminds that its DURABOOK S15AB is currently the only 15.6-inch semi-rugged notebook on the market. RuggedPCReview examined the S15AB in detail earlier this year, found it an exceptionally well constructed machine with very good performance from its Intel Broadwell processor, full-shift battery life, and we loved that large, bright, semi-matte display. [See GammaTech media release and our full review of the DURABOOK S15AB] -- Posted Thursday, December 8, 2016 by chb

    Analysis: GammaTech's updated DURABOOK R11 with keyboard
    In July, GammaTech announced it was now making available a special keyboard to go with its thin, lightweight DURABOOK R11 rugged tablet. That way, the R11 could work not only as a tablet, but also as a laptop, making it a more complete high-performance mobile computing solution. The resulting combination can be used for any mobile application subject to constant movement, bumpy rides, or use in damp or dusty areas, and where real-time information and updating is crucial. RuggedPCReview has now had the chance to examine GammaTech's solution. [See GammaTech DURABOOK R11 + keyboard] -- Posted Tuesday, September 13, 2016 by chb

    GammaTech's rugged DURABOOK SA14 notebook gets comprehensive tech updates
    GammaTech announced that it has made some significant updates to its popular multi-use DURABOOK SA14 14-inch rugged notebook computer. Updates include a choice from four Intel 6th generation Skylake turbo processors featuring Intel HD Graphics 520; greater system memory; enhanced wireless/communications capability; added interface options; the inclusion of Microsoft Windows 10 operating system; and a longer warranty period. [See GammaTech DURABOOK SA14 product page] -- Posted Thursday, September 8, 2016 by chb

    GammaTech adds detachable keyboard option to Its popular DURABOOK R11 tablet
    GammaTech announced the addition of an optional detachable keyboard for its 11.6-inch DURABOOK R11 rugged tablet. "Rugged mobile tablets, such as our DURABOOK R11, make it possible to have the Internet, high-definition cameras, spreadsheets, GPS capability, and more at users' fingertips, no matter where their jobs take them," stated Tom Wang, GammaTech president. "Add in a keyboard, and that handy tablet now acts like a laptop, with all of the pluses of easily using word processing programs, updating files, and writing emails at the job site thrown in." [See GammaTech media release] -- Posted Wednesday, July 20, 2016 by chb

    GammaTech introduces highly customizable ultra-rugged, Broadwell-powered all-in-one military PC
    Field computing hardware available to military and homeland defense customers is often quite obsolete. That's where GammaTech's new Intel Broadwell powered DURABOOK V10BB all-in-one military PC comes in. Providing no fewer than 24 programmable buttons and astounding ruggedness specs, the V10BB skillfully merges state-of-the-art tech with legacy standards and requirements. [See GammaTech media release] and our description, analysis and specs of the DURABOOK V10BB] -- Posted Tuesday, July 5, 2016 by chb

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