Qioptiq: Thin Film Coatings

Company Description

Qioptiq’s facility in St. Asaph, Denbighshire, specializes in the design, development, manufacture and support of complex optronic modules, systems and products for defense and aerospace applications and markets. This facility holds key positions in sales, marketing, research & development, engineering, manufacturing, coating, customer support and other disciplines.

Project Details

  • Company: Qioptiq
  • CPE partner: Wrexham-Glyndwr University, Aberystwyth University, Bangor University
  • Location: Denbighshire

“CPE are working with Qioptiq Ltd to develop a thin-film coating capability to allow Qioptiq to develop state-of-the-art thin-film interference coatings for Defence and Aerospace applications. Qioptiq is a world leader in head-up displays, helmet mounted displays, night vision and surveillance equipment/devices, all of which rely on differentiating thin-film coating capabilities. The state-of-the-art deposition capability established by CPE allows further development in this technology field, enabling Qioptiq to maintain this world-leading position.”

Andrew Hurst (Industrial Process Manager), Qioptiq