These are used in a variety of applications, including lasers, environmental monitoring and thermal imaging applications. The company specialises small to medium volume applications in several different industrial applications. The company is growing steadily and has doubled its turnover in the last 7 years.
The global optics markets continue their strong growth and we plan to increase turnover by a further 50% in the next 4 years. This will be done by targeted sales and further investments in the right people and state of the art equipment.
Umicore Coating Services is part of the global Umicore group which employs 14,400 people worldwide and a turnover of €9.7bn. Umicore is a global materials technology group. It focuses on application areas where its expertise in materials science, chemistry and metallurgy makes a real difference.
Its activities are centred on four business areas: Catalysis, Energy Materials, Performance Materials and Recycling. Each business area is divided into market-focused business units offering materials and solutions that are at the cutting edge of new technological developments and essential to everyday life.