For more information contact:
Gary Wagner, General Manager, Ophir Photonics (U.S.),
Shari Worthington, PR Counsel, Telesian Technology,
Ophir Spiricon Europe Opens New Office in Germany for Sales, Service, Recalibration, & Repair
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April 2, 2013 –Jerusalem, Israel - Ophir Photonics, global leader in precision laser measurement equipment and a Newport Corporation brand, today announced the opening of a new office in Darmstadt, Germany. Opening today, Ophir Spiricon Europe is dedicated to sales, service, recalibration, and repair of all Ophir power and energy meters and Spiricon and Photon beam analyzers. The new office provides customers across Europe with the high quality, expert services they've come to expect from Ophir Spiricon, in a fraction of the time. Christian Dini will serve as General Manager.
"Laser technology now touches all our lives, from medicine to materials processing to global communications," stated Yoram Shalev, Sales & Marketing Director, Ophir Photonics. "Pan-European demand is increasing across a wide array of scientific, medical, and industrial applications. This means the opportunities are tremendous for laser measurement equipment. Ophir is dedicated to delivering both the innovative technology and the service that will meet these needs."
Christian Dini has over 25 years experience in the laser industry, including R&D, sales, and executive management. He served as Business Development Director at Synrad Inc., a leading manufacturer of industrial CO2 lasers, where he restructured distribution across Europe. Prior to that, Dini held the positions of VP Sales & Marketing at contract manufacturer Alphaform AG, VP Sales at a new Synrad Europe office, and Product Manager at Optilas GmbH.
"The laser and photonics business has changed dramatically over the last 25 years," said Christian Dini, General Manager, Ophir Spiricon Europe. "I'm very happy to be joining one of the most respected technology groups in the industry, Ophir Photonics and its parent company, Newport Corporation. BeamTrack power meters, BeamGage beam analysis systems, NanoScan scanning slit profilers – these products keep Ophir at the forefront of innovation and ease-of-use."
Ophir Spiricon Europe
D-64291 Darmstadt, Germany
Tel: +800 OPHIROPT (+800 67447678)
Fax: +49-6151 708 217
About Ophir Photonics
With over 30 years of experience, Ophir Photonics, a Newport Corporation brand, provides a complete line of instrumentation including power and energy meters, beam profilers, spectrum analyzers, and goniometric radiometers. Dedicated to continuous innovation in laser measurement, the company holds a number of patents, including Ophir-Spiricon's Ultracal™, the baseline correction algorithm that helped establish the ISO 11146-3 standard for beam measurement accuracy. The Photon family of products includes NanoScan scanning-slit technology, which is capable of measuring beam size and position to sub-micron resolution. The company is ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited for calibration of laser measurement instruments. Their modular, customizable solutions serve manufacturing, medical, military, and research industries throughout the world. For more information, visit http://www.ophiropt.com/photonics
For further information contact:
Yoram Shalev, Sales & Marketing Director
POB 45021, Science-Based Industrial Park
Har Hotzvim 9145001, Jerusalem, Israel
Shari Worthington, President
Telesian Technology Inc.
49 Midgley Lane
Worcester, MA 01604 USA
+1 508.755.5242, Fax: +1 508.795.1636
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