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26 Nov 14
FLIR claims win in long-running Raytheon dispute

Jury verdict in Texas court clears infrared imaging company of infringing trade secrets.

25 Nov 14
M/A-COM targets expansion with $230M BinOptics deal

Laser diodes made by Ithaca company much in-demand for data centers and from growing silicon photonics sector.

24 Nov 14
TSMC orders production EUV systems

First production order should see systems delivered next year and enter volume manufacturing in 2016-2017.

21 Nov 14
Orders back on the up at Inrad Optics

Lower operating costs and an SBIR Phase III contract lift prospects at the New Jersey company.

20 Nov 14
Concept Laser opens US subsidiary in Dallas

Expansion into North America on the back of growing demand for laser additive manufacturing systems.

19 Nov 14
Organic PV firm Eight19 lands £1M

Investment should help the Cambridge University spin-out develop its production technology.

14 Nov 14
ESI heads to China with $18M acquisition

Laser microfabrication systems specialist set to buy Wuhan-based Topwin Optoelectronics.

13 Nov 14
Rofin up strongly on better margins and bright outlook

Industrial laser firm says further reduction in the cost of its fiber lasers will see it post much higher profits in 2015.

12 Nov 14
Russia sanctions hit Jenoptik sales

But the German company's laser and optical systems segment offsets impact of export restrictions on metrology and defense divisions.

12 Nov 14
Hamamatsu reports 10% sales increase

But Japanese photonics giant remains cautious about international market stability in 2015.

11 Nov 14
Oxford Instruments hails Andor as 'key growth pillar'

Imaging unit offers its diversified parent company access to new markets in the life sciences.

11 Nov 14
Osram to cut 7800 more jobs under new CEO

Sales of LED lamps and systems up 72% on last year as former Carl Zeiss executive Olaf Berlien takes over from Wolfgang Dehen.

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