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Leading the world in expertise and facilities, Qioptiq is a recognised, first-tier supplier to many of the defence and aerospace sector’s leading companies. Qioptiq specialises in the design, development and manufacture of electro-optical systems, sub-systems, modules and components to meet the needs of defence, aerospace, civil, industrial and space markets around the world.

With capabilities ranging from high precision visible and infrared assemblies to advanced optical coatings, and from machine vision and micro-optics to polymer components, we are able to offer our customers an unrivalled service in optics. We offer:

Night vision weapon sights and surveillance equipment using visible image intensifying and uncooled thermal imaging technology. >>>

Land & vehicle-based systems using infrared, visible & ultraviolet light, radiation stable micro-sheet glass, solar cell cover glasses, optical solar reflectors and more. >>>

Design and manufacturing of modules for airborne, land, naval and missile applications >>>

Space-based applications
Radiation stable micro-sheet glass, solar cell cover glasses, optical solar reflectors, coatings and more. >>>

Technical expertise
Design, development, manufacturing and coating of assemblies and modules.  >>>

Customer services
Complete life-cycle support, training, spares, repairs, test equipment and more. >>>

Qioptiq Limited's product range includes some of the most sophisticated advanced optical technologies ranging from Night Vision Sights... to Head Up Display Optical modules... through to Space Components


In the field of night vision Qioptiq is one of the world’s principal designers and manufacturers of infrared and image intensified night vision equipment. To date, over 50,000 sights have been supplied to over 50 countries for a wide range of defence, police, coastguard and search and rescue applications.

Qioptiq's portfolio of night vision products includes a complete range of equipment for the dismounted soldier – all designed to satisfy the most stringent requirements of international defence procurement authorities and all fully qualified for use in the most extreme environmental conditions.

For more information about our products please go to:

Glascoed Road
St Asaph
LL17 0LL

Tel: +44 (0)1745 588000

Fax: +44 (0)1745 584258



Contact: Craig Taylor (Communications Manager)

Products/Services :

  • Avionics
  • Avionics Head-Up Displays
  • Design and Development
  • Detection and Surveillance Equipment
  • Electro-Optic Equipment
  • Image Intensifiers
  • Laser Protection
  • Night Vision Equipment
  • Visors

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