Gooch & Housego announces a million Euro contract with a large European OEM for a range of components to be used in fiber laser systems

Gooch & Housego is pleased to announce the signing of a million Euro contract with a large European OEM for a range of components to be used in fiber laser systems. These include AO modulators, Fiber-Q’s, RF drivers and laser pumps which are all manufactured by the Gooch & Housego group.

Gooch & Housego is a market leader in the provision of optical components for Q-switched fiber laser systems. With the growing use of fiber optics in non-telecom applications in recent years Gooch & Housego has been able to use its expertise in acousto-optics and fiber optics to supply sub-systems to OEMs in a broad range of markets. These include industrial applications in micromachining and biomedical uses in OCT (optical coherence tomography).

Paul Morris, Senior VP of Sales at Gooch & Housego commented “This illustrates the growth in Q-switched fiber laser systems generally and G&H’s strong position in this market. Our ability to supply a range of products in one package to a major OEM is a clear benefit to this industry”.