Coherent CEO John Ambroseo announces retirement

16 April 2019

John Ambroseo has announced that he will retire as CEO of laser manufacturer Coherent by April 2021, after nearly 17 years in the position

Global market for laser materials processing systems reaches record $19.8 billion

11 April 2019

The global market for laser systems for materials processing reached a record volume of $19.8 billion, despite slowing market growth, a new report from Optech Consulting has revealed

Trumpf establishes new business division following Philips Photonics acquisition

11 April 2019

Laser manufacturer Trumpf has established a new business division, ‘Trumpf Photonic Components’, following its acquisition of Photonics GmbH from Philips

SPI Lasers demonstrates preparedness for Brexit

08 April 2019

UK fibre laser manufacturer SPI Lasers has achieved a mark in quality with Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) status

Eureka Network announces funding round for international photonics research

04 April 2019

The Eureka Network in Photonics has announced its intention to fund international research and development projects with up to €2 million to produce industrial photonic technologies for advanced manufacturing

Cranfield University launches MSc course on metal additive manufacturing

15 March 2019

Cranfield University in the UK has launched an MSc course on metal additive manufacturing

Integrators and users of laser systems: We want to hear from you!

15 March 2019

Have you got an opinion that you’d like to share with your industry peers? Come forward and use Laser Systems Europe as your platform to voice it!

Chinese additive firm prints pure copper structures using fibre lasers

14 March 2019

Farsoon Technologies has developed an additive manufacturing process capable of printing structures made entirely out of copper using standard fibre laser wavelengths

Experts discuss industrialisation of AM at Photonics West

14 March 2019

Matthew Dale reports from an industry session on additive manufacturing, where a panel of experts discussed the technology’s potential for industrial production

E-mobility and autonomous driving hot topics at Laser World of Photonics

13 March 2019

This year’s Laser World of Photonics, taking place in Munich, Germany, on 24-27 June, will have a particular focus on electro-mobility

Infrared laser used to remove graffiti

11 March 2019

The infrared Laser Blaster from Italian laser group El.En evaporates graffiti without damaging underlying stone

TWI orders bespoke Trumpf LMD system for manufacturing large aerospace parts

07 March 2019

Independent research organisation TWI has ordered a modified TruLaser Cell 7040 machine from Trumpf that has been developed especially for the manufacture of large aerospace parts