German optoelectronicscompany Jenoptik has announced the opening of an office in the Silicon Valley area of California, which will serve the engineering and product development needs of the region.
Based in Fremont, CA, the office will have expert personnel on hand to help local customers and will serve as a hub to connect and integrate competencies from other development areas of Jenoptik worldwide.
"As a result of Jenoptik’s strong growth, we continue to expand our North American operations," said Stefan Traeger, President & CEO of Jenoptik. "The opening of our Application Center in California will broaden our footprint and enable us to better serve our West Coast customers by giving them convenient access to our wide range of technological know-how, our customized systems engineering and our application solutions experience."
Jenoptik now has more than 30 locations around the globe and eight offices in the United States and has seen growth in markets such as life sciences, medical systems, laser material processing, the semiconductor manufacturing equipment industry, and the fast-growing market of silicon photonics, according to the company.