II-IV Incorporated Acquires Lightworks Optics, Inc.


II-VI Incorporated, headquartered in Saxonburg, Pennsylvania, recently announced that it has acquired all of the outstanding shares of LightWorks Optics, Inc. The Tustin, California-based company manufactures precision optical systems and components, including visible, infrared, and laser-based systems and subassemblies for the defense, aerospace, industrial and life science markets.

“We are excited about the acquisition of LightWorks and anticipate a unique partnership with our Exotic Electro- Optics (EEO) business unit, which is also based in California,” stated Francis J. Kramer, president and chief executive officer of II-VI Incorporated. II-VI Incorporated is a global leader in engineered materials and optoelectronic components.

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