News | November 2, 2012

G&H Announces A Million Euro Contract With A Large European OEM For A Range Of Components To Be Used In Fiber Laser Systems


G&H 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 G&H group.

G&H are market leaders in the provision optical components for Q-switched fiber laser systems. With the growing use of fiber optics in non-telecom applications in recent years G&H have able to use their 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 G&H commented "This illustrates the growth in Q-switched fiber laser systems generally and G&H 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".

The Gooch & Housego group is a manufacturer of critical optical components and sub-systems, in addition to light measurement instrumentation and services, based upon key enabling optical technologies. World leading design, development and manufacturing expertise across a broad, complementary range of technologies:

  • Precision Optics
  • Electro Optics
  • Optical Coatings
  • Fiber Optics
  • Acousto Optics
  • Crystal Growth
  • RF Electronics
  • Optical radiation measurement

About Gooch & Housego

Gooch & Housego works consultatively with clients in a range of market sectors including aerospace and defense, biomedical, industrial and scientific. The organization is proud of its quality assurance and of its ISO9001 and SC21 accreditation and is working to achieve AS9100 standard. For more information, visit

SOURCE: Gooch & Housego