Press releases

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25 June 2018

GE Additive has released an update to its Concept Laser M2 cusing and M2 cusing Multilaser machines to provide customers with an increased level of productivity and reliability

25 June 2018

SPI Lasers has confirmed that as of 4 July 2018 it is expanding its manufacturing capability by taking over another property on the site of if its global headquarters

25 June 2018

D & M Design & Fabrication, based in the UK, has doubled its growth rate using a Bystronic 10kW ByStar Fiber with automated sheet handling

25 June 2018

The new Coherent HighLight DL4000HPR is a compact, high power, fibre delivered industrial diode laser system

25 June 2018

Holo/OR, industrial partner of Laser Components, has developed a diffractive optical element (DOE) that significantly accelerates the laser brazing process for hot-dip galvanised metal sheets

25 June 2018

Cyan Tec’s has launched a new 16kW laser system

25 June 2018

Technological advancements at Laser Components’ partner Holo/OR have made possible a single polychromatic element which converts a Gaussian beam to a collimated top-hat

25 June 2018

The UK is playing host to the global laser industry this week for the 19th Laser Precision Microfabrication Symposium

22 June 2018

New Infrared Technologies has announced that it has started shipping the first units of CLAMIR, a control system for laser additive manufacturing process.

22 June 2018

Coherent Goettingen hosted the annual PhotonicNet Symposium ‘Surface Processing’ earlier this month

17 May 2018

AeroPULSE FS is NKT Photonics’ new range of industrial femtosecond lasers with variable pulse length

17 May 2018

Hamamatsu Photonics has developed new laser diode modules that are extremely compact yet capable of emitting a uniform high-intensity beam of light

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Analysis and opinion
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After the international laser technology congress AKL, in Aachen in May, Matthew Dale learned that dramatic increases in power are on the horizon for ultrafast lasers

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Greg Blackman finds that new EU PPE regulations mean that laser safety eyewear must have an operational lifespan, a change that will impact manufacturers and users alike

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Keely Portway looks at how digitally networked laser machines, along with additive systems, will help improve production efficiency in the factories of the future