July, 2021: Capping a record 2021 first-half, Pacific Lasertec has received a purchase order from an industry-leading analytical instrumentation manufacturer, representing more than half of their total consumption. Deliveries are planned throughout the balance of 2021, with follow-on orders anticipated later this year for the 2022 demand. Lynn Strickland, President & CEO commented "We appreciate the confidence our customers place in our team and our organization, and we will absolutely deliver the highest-performance products, on-time and at a high-value price point."
March, 2021: Pacific Lasertec has commissioned a new, 1500 square-foot (140 square meter) Engineering lab at its San Marcos, California facility. Outfitted with optical tables, laminar flow benches and full laser test capability & tooling, the company's Engineering programs will now have a dedicated space for this important work. Lynn Strickland, President & CEO states "We are happy to have this newly dedicated space, both in support our current laser development programs and for some very interesting innovative products for the future." The space is configured for easy conversion to an ESD-controlled / clean-room space, with the necessary flooring, ceiling, gowning areas and other necessary infrastructure already in present.
February, 2021: For its 2020 fiscal year, Pacific Lasertec delivered Revenue and EBIT significantly in excess of forecast for its second consecutive year. Lynn Strickland, President & CEO remarked "Thanks to a highly motivated and dedicated employee group, we continue to win market share and capture significant OEM accounts. Our experienced and responsive international distributors are also delivering outstanding performance." Strickland continued "As we look to 2021, despite the challenges on the world scene, we anticipate yet another year of record performance.
September, 2020: Pacific Lasertec announces the release of 594nm yellow lasers, with power levels ranging from 0.5 mW to 2.5 mW. Units with random or linear polarization are available, and may be purchases as stand-alone laser heads or as part of a turnkey system including power supply. Please refer to our 05-LY(x) series products.
September, 2020: Pacific Lasertec has attained Certification per ISO 9001-2015. Thanks to our employees for their hard work and dedication -- delivering a successful Stage II audit with zero nonconformities!
April, 2020: Pacific Lasertec announces the shipment of its 10,000th unit, a custom, 45mW Helium Neon laser for a leading international research institution.
The product represents an expansion of the models originally acquired from Melles Griot, delivering increased power levels and improved stability.
Lynn Strickland, President and CEO offered “We are pleased to surpass this important milestone, especially with our first 12 months of manufacturing start-up. We love what we do, and would never be where we are today, without a fantastic group of loyal and dedicated employees."
November, 2018: Carlsbad, CA –Pacific Lasertec, LLC, a newly founded firm consisting of former Melles Griot Management and production personnel, has acquired the assets and inventory of the Melles Griot Helium Neon laser business from IDEX Health & Science LLC.
Lynn Strickland, President and CEO of the new firm, states “there continues to be a solid base for Helium Neon lasers, and when you need narrow linewidth, outstanding M-squared values & operating lifetimes of 50,000 hours or more – all for well under $ 1000, there is no better choice.” Strickland continues “we plan to retain the existing supplier base, model and part numbers.”
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