Press Releases

SPE Automotive Innovation Award 2016

Jenoptik receives innovation award for new machine concepts for bumper processing

Automotive division of Jenoptik received the "SPE Automotive Innovation Award" in Livonia, Michigan. In this way, the Society of Plastic Engineers rewards Jenoptik’s excellent machine concepts. More

Radome manufacturing

Jenoptik receives order for the production of radomes

Jenoptik is to supply 28 protective domes to BAE Systems for the Eurofighter Typhoon. The value of the contract is in the high single-digit million euro range. More

RayLance LED lighting for industrial buildings

New quality lighting from Jenoptik brings brightness to industrial buildings

At GET Nord in Hamburg, Jenoptik introduces JENOPTIK RayLance – its new efficient generation of lighting for industrial applications. More

Preview Interim Report Q3

Jenoptik reports good earnings and full order books at the end of first nine months 2016

The Jenoptik Group ended the first nine months of 2016 as well as expected, with order figures, earnings and cash flow all seeing very good growth. More

Power supply units for Patriot missile defense system

Jenoptik completes five-year defense frame agreements with US Government

Within the scope of the two contracts Jenoptik will supply spare components for the Patriot integrated air and missile defense system. More

Power supply units for Patriot missile defense system

Further major order for Patriot components

Jenoptik again supplies components for the Patriot integrated air and missile defense system. More

The blue toll monitoring pillar is four meters high, located at the road side.

Jenoptik supplies highway toll monitoring systems for the first time

Jenoptik is supplying Toll Collect with up to 600 complete systems to monitor future truck toll payments on Germany’s federal highways. More

3D metal cutting

Jenoptik presents fast and precise 3D metal cutting laser machine at EuroBLECH

Jenoptik’s Automotive division is presenting its laser machine series for 3D metal cutting JENOPTIK-VOTAN® BIM at EuroBLECH in Hanover, the leading trade fair for international sheet metal working technology. Visit us at EuroBLECH from October 25 to 29, 2016 in Hall 13, booth C98. More

JENOPTIK-VOTAN® BIM for plastics cutting

Jenoptik presents new solutions for the automotive industry at K in Düsseldorf

At K, the largest international trade fair for processing plastics and rubber, Jenoptik presents new machine concepts with a clear focus on the automotive industry at booth C45, hall 11 from 19 to 26 October 2016. More

Jenoptik to supply equipment with a value of 22 million euros to Poland for military land vehicles

The Jenoptik Defense & Civil Systems division will deliver 126 electrical turret and weapon stabilization systems for the Leopard 2 tank. More

Jenoptik expands laser rangefinder product family

Jenoptik presents a new product in the form of the DLEM 20 at the American AUSA Exposition in hall A at booth 1161. The lightweight weighs less than 33 grams and measures distances up to 5 km with an accuracy of half a meter. More

Jenoptik receives first order for traffic safety equipment from Jordan

Jenoptik’s Traffic Solutions division will deliver a total of 100 stationary traffic safety systems to the Kingdom of Jordan. Jenoptik has already provided many countries in the region with traffic safety equipment. More

Jenoptik and Končar sign cooperation agreement

Jenoptik and the rail vehicle manufacturer Končar Electric Vehicles Inc. signed a declaration of intent with regard to closer cooperation during the International Trade Fair for Transport Technology, Innotrans, in Berlin. More

Jenoptik President & CEO Dr. Michael Mertin will not extend his employment contract as a member of the Executive Board of JENOPTIK AG

After the termination of his current contract Dr. Mertin will concentrate on new challenges outside Jenoptik. More

Power supply units for Patriot missile defense system

Jenoptik receives additional order from Raytheon worth just under 4 million euros

Jenoptik will once again deliver important components for the Patriot missile defense system. More

Jenoptik completes portfolio of microscope cameras

From September 2016, the PROGRES GRYPHAX® KAPELLA, RIGEL and PROKYON cameras will complete Jenoptik's USB 3.0 product series, making it an attractive option for scientific use. More

New flexible Hommel-Etamic AG380 snap gauge

Jenoptik presents its broad metrology portfolio at the AMB 2016 trade fair in Stuttgart, introducing the Hommel-Etamic AG380 snap gauge from the proven GAGELINE product line for pneumatic metrology. More

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Jenoptik and RAYLASE Offer Ultra-Short Pulse Laser Application Solutions in China

Successful installation of Jenoptik’s latest ultra-short pulse laser at the laser application laboratory of the new site of RAYLASE Laser Technology (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd. opens up new opportunities in the joint development of application solutions for customers in China. More

Jenoptik opens dome theater for laser projector lens testing

The new theater will be used to demonstrate new laser projection lenses for digital cinema, planetarium and theme park attractions. More

Power supply units for Patriot missile defense system

Jenoptik wins Patriot orders in the amount of 11 million euros

Jenoptik‘s Defense & Civil Systems division will supply components for the Patriot missile defense system within the scope of several contracts. More

Preview Interim Report Q3

Jenoptik remains on growth track in first half-year 2016

The Jenoptik Group ended the first half of 2016 as well as expected, with strong performance in terms of revenue, earnings and cash flow. More

Jenoptik wins major traffic safety order in Australia

Jenoptik camera systems for speed and red-light enforcement will help increase traffic safety in the State of Western Australia in the next seven years. More

“TraffiCompact” nominated for the German Design Award 2017

The traffic monitoring system „TraffiCompact”, designed by Ralf Jakubowski (Ratingen, Germany) for Jenoptik, was nominated for the German Design Award 2017 by the German Design Council. More

Canadian province of Ontario continuing traffic safety program with Jenoptik

Jenoptik’s Traffic Solutions division received the order to continue and to expand the operation of digital camera systems for red-light monitoring in Canada. More

Jenoptik once again receives Performance Excellence Award from Boeing

As supplier with above-average performance, ESW GmbH, a company of the Jenoptik Defense & Civil Systems division, receives the “Boeing Performance Excellence Award” for the fifth time and thus pays tribute to the Jenoptik mission statement of “Sharing Excellence”. More

Engineer adjusts a laser system

Major order from medical technology sector

Jenoptik delivers laser worth more than 11 million US dollars to the USA. More

Jenoptik invests around 15 million US dollars at its US location in Rochester Hills, Michigan

Jenoptik is building a modern technology campus for engineering, production, sales and service for metrology and laser machines for the automotive industry. In future, other Jenoptik businesses will also expand their North American business from this location. More

Jenoptik presents innovative laser solutions for the automotive industry at LASYS

From May 31 to June 2, 2016, Jenoptik’s Automotive and Healthcare & Industry divisions are going to present themselves at LASYS, the only international trade fair that is clearly focused on laser material processing. Jenoptik’s booth is D13 in hall no. 4. More

Preview Interim Report Q1

Jenoptik posts increase in revenue and earnings in the first quarter 2016

The Jenoptik Group ended the first quarter of 2016 as well as expected, with particularly strong performance in terms of revenue, earnings and cash flow. Growth was seen in all of the Group’s segments. More

Jenoptik’s thermography camera IR-TCM HD Basic enters US market

The IR-TCM HD Basic is being presented for the first time at the SPIE Defense & Commercial Sensing Expo at booth 101. The infrared camera smartly combines demanding thermal imaging and cost effectiveness. More

Jenoptik to present innovative production metrology at Control

The Jenoptik Automotive division is to present several new products in the field of optical, tactile and pneumatic metrology at Control 2016 in Stuttgart, with particular focus on showcasing high-quality solutions for quality assurance in the production environment. More

Jenoptik expands PROGRES GRYPHAX® microscope camera portfolio

The PROGRES GRYPHAX® ARKTUR and NAOS cameras complement Jenoptik’s product range. Their performance capabilities will be demonstrated at the CONTROL trade fair in Stuttgart. More

Intertraffic 2016: Jenoptik presents integrated traffic technology solutions

Jenoptik exhibits its enhanced product and service range from April 5 to 8 in Amsterdam, in hall 11 at fair stand 11.816, under the motto “Improving roads, journeys and communities with traffic technology solutions”. More

2015 the best fiscal year in Jenoptik’s recent history

The Jenoptik Group returned to its path of profitable growth in 2015, ending the fiscal year with record figures for revenue, earnings and cash flow. Revenue grew more than 13 percent to 668.8 million euros (prior year 590.2 million euros). More

Jenoptik mourns the passing of Lothar Späth

We are deeply saddened by the passing of Lothar Späth, former Chairman of the Jenoptik Executive and Supervisory Boards, at the age of 78 in Stuttgart.   More

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Jenoptik and RAYLASE start cooperation in China

Both companies will cooperate in the Chinese market to offer customers joint expertise in micro-materials processing with ultra-short pulse lasers. More

High-performance laser products and solutions at LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA 2016

From March 15 to 17, 2016 Jenoptik presents product highlights and solutions of its Healthcare & Industry division in Shanghai. More

Jenoptik optics company in the USA announces ISO-13485:2003 medical device registration

Announcing registration of the company’s quality management system to ISO-13485:2003 for medical devices. More

Jenoptik presents new prototype of a civilian rescue winch

The “SkyHoist 800” rescue winch is developed by the Jenoptik Defense & Civil Systems division in cooperation with ZF Aviation Technology. The prototype is being presented for the first time at the HAI Heli Expo trade fair in America. More

Winners of the 2016 SPIE Startup Challenge

Founding Partner Jenoptik once again supported the pitch competition at Photonics West, hosted by SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics. More

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Photonics West 2016: New industrial 16-watts femtosecond laser

Jenoptik shows a new femtosecond disk laser with power upgrade to 16 watts at SPIE Photonics West from February 16th to 18th in San Francisco. More

Jenoptik shows new laser and optic products at Photonics West 2016

Jenoptik presents product highlights of its Optical Systems and Healthcare & Industry divisions at SPIE Photonics West from February 16th to 18th in San Francisco, South hall of Moscone Center, booth 1823. More

2015 targets reached: Jenoptik achieves new revenue and earnings record

Jenoptik saw a successful return to growth in the 2015 fiscal year. Group revenue increased more than 13 percent and, at around 670 million euros, marked a new record in the company’s recent history. More