In the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the company, Taclink has been selected as the leading entrepreneurial talent team of “Wuxi Taihu Talent Plan”. Taclink was also rated as Jiangsu Province Enterprise Technology Center, and Wuxi quasi-unicorn enterprise. Taglink founded jointly with Jiangsu Industrial Technology Research Institute the "JITRI - Taclink Optoelectronics Joint Innovation Center".
The Changji-Guquan ±1100KV UHVDC transmission project uses the ultra-long distance optical amplification subsystem developed by Taclink, which has been successfully put into operation. It is the UHVDC transmission project with the highest voltage grade, the largest transmission capacity, the longest transmission distance and the most advanced technology level in the world.
The second building of the plant is under construction with a floor area of 15300 square meters and will be completed in November. In the same year, the company's products won the title of Jiangsu famous brand products and Wuxi famous brand products. In October 2017, the company passed OHSAS 18001 occupational Health and safety management system certification.
"Optical transmission subsystem equipment" is identified as a specialized and special new product for small and medium-sized enterprises in Jiangsu Province. The company was officially renamed as Wuxi Taclink Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd. In the same year, the company participated in specifying 8 industry standards including 40/100Gbit/s Intensity Modulation Pluggable Optical Transceiver, which won the first prize of Science and Technology of China Communications Standardization Association.