Another batch of face shields has been delivered to GSTT Hospital @Home Service in South London.
AVoptics staff are also donating face shields to local care homes who have identified an urgent need for more personal protective equipment to increase the safety of their care workers.
AVoptics are proud to be supporting the NHS with their first shipment of face shields to doctors in London. The company’s rapid prototyping facilities, usually used for developing optical systems, are now producing face shields to help supply PPE to doctors. The Cwmbran based research division of AVoptics have recently been working conjunction with Airbus and the Welsh government through the an Endeavr programme developing new 3D printing techniques for optics. This tooling has now been setup to produce face shields using the Prusa open source design. Andrew Lee, Technical Director, said “We are pleased to be able support in anyway we can”.
Congratulations to our latest trainees (Neil, Gareth & Dave) from Serco on completing the ARINC 807 Installer training.
Our approved courses focus on providing the necessary and specialist skills to fabricate and install fibre systems in harsh environments such as: Aerospace and Defence & Security.
For further details on the wide variety of courses we have to offer please visit https://www.avoptics.com/training/
Or if you require further information please contact us on +44 (0) 1935 471606 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Proud to be the 1st European company to offer approved ARINC and SAE fibre optic training to the aerospace industry. For more details visit our Training page.
AVoptics were pleased to attend the General Dynamics organised ‘Working Together’ supplier event on the 13th February. We are 1 year into providing fibre optic cable assemblies to GDLSUK for the AJAX suite of vehicles and we have hit all of our major delivery and quality targets. It’s been a pleasure to support them in providing a key technology onto this vehicle. As well as harsh environment electrical and optical cable assemblies our capabilities also cover testing solutions, fibre optic training and consultancy. Please contact us at email@example.com or visit our website www.avoptics.com for more information.
The staggering potential of free-space optical communications has experts feverishly striving to meet the ever-ambitious expectations of the user.
“Breakthrough low size, weight, and power (SWaP) FSO technology can open up innovation in precision agriculture, Earth observation, satellite uplink/downlink, infrastructure monitoring (rail, shipping, and energy), and a range of other terrestrial and maritime applications” (Dr. Malcolm Watson).
Full interview here: Photonics Spectra Digital
AVoptics successfully graduated from Springboard Business Innovation Centre ~ Wales recently and opened new offices in Cwmbran.
Technical Director, Andrew Lee said “The Springboard Business Innovation Centre here in Cwmbran provided the ideal setting for us initially. It provided flexibility, great facilities and excellent business support. Knowing our fixed costs also enabled us to budget and reduce our risks.”
Read more here – South Wales Business
All our work is made and assembled by us here in the UK. We do not sub contract ruggedized fibre assembly to anyone.
AVoptics Ltd are pleased to have been selected as the supplier of Fibre Optic Cable Assemblies for the production phase of the Scout Vehicle ‘AJAX’ programme. After the signing of the contract Andy Voizey, AV optics Managing Director said: “This is a very proud moment for all of the team here at AV optics. We have been working hard with General Dynamics Land Systems for over 4 years to deliver Fibre Optic Cable Assemblies during the design and pre-production phases of the AJAX programme and so we are delighted to have now been selected for the Production Phase. Our team has been dedicated to ensuring that we meet and exceed our customers’ expectations in both quality and delivery, and I am confident that our open and flexible ‘can do’ approach will ensure that we deliver best value to General Dynamics as a result of being awarded this prestigious contract”.