Coherent Corp., a global leader in materials, networking and lasers, has recognized LASEROPTIK GmbH, German manufacturer of optical coatings and laser optics, with their Global Supplier Excellence Award for their outstanding performance in 2023. Coherent Global Supplier Awards are given in recognition of a supplier’s excellence in collaborating with Coherent to achieve the highest levels of performance, innovation and service. Only the highest-achieving suppliers are awarded this honor, in LASEROPTIK’s case with a special focus on environmental, social and governance criteria.
The award was handed over in an official ceremony at Coherent’s Luebeck site in Germany. LASEROPTIK’s president Dr. Wolfgang Ebert highlighted: „My company and I personally feel honored by this award and the appreciation coming along with it. We have been working for Coherent sites for almost 40 years now and developed unique optics manufacturing capabilities for their demands. I thank Coherent for their recognition and their continued trust in us.“
Dr. Paul Ilten, European Director Strategic Supply Chain, adds: “Laseroptik has been an important, innovative and reliable partner to Coherent for decades. We are very much looking forward to continuing this successful business partnership.“
Coherent empowers market innovators to define the future through breakthrough technologies, from materials to systems. We deliver innovations that resonate with our customers in diversified applications for the industrial, communications, electronics, and instrumentation markets. Headquartered in Saxonburg, Pennsylvania, Coherent has research and development, manufacturing, sales, service, and distribution facilities worldwide. For more information, please visit https://www.coherent.com.
LASEROPTIK is a renowned manufacturer of optical coatings and laser optics from VUV to IR and employs more than 40 coating machines with 7 different coating methods. Founded in 1984 as a spin-off from Hanover University, the company produces on average 180,000 coated optics per year, mainly for laser applications in industry, medicine, space and research. For more information, please visit https://www.laseroptik.com