Two young Finnish engineers Martti Kutvonen and Pentti Latopelto establish Opla Oy in Espoo. The company starts manufacturing optics and glass blowing.
The company splits and Oplatek is established in Leppävirta.
The first fiber drawing tower is erected to draw optical fibers.
Jori Waissi acquires the company.
Entering the international market with telecom optical fiber. Sales to Switzerland, Germany and South Korea.
The second fiber drawing tower is erected. Expansion of the facilities.
Re-arrangement of ownership and new investors. Jyrki Huttunen starts as the CEO of the company.
Extensive investment program in manufacturing and internationalization.
Expansion of premises, new employees, and investments in automated glass crafting, doubling the glass molding capacity.
Oplatek has a unique combination of in-house technologies in the field of photonics, optics and optomechanics. We provide design, manufacturing and quality control services.
Oplatek works with international customers in various industries.
Oplatek provides optic and fiber optic solutions for lasers, detectors, analyzers and other optical devices. We serve for example laser manufacturers, detection or measurement device manufacturers, R&D organisations and universities.
Oplatek manufactures optical components and modules for online and offline process measurement devices and analyzers. We have experience in manufacturing photonics solutions for demanding environments.
Oplatek supplies manufacturers of analyzers and medical devices with fiber optic cables, fiber bundles and other optical elements.
Oplatek manufactures molded glass components, thin film coatings and optomechanics for specialty lighting systems, such as airport runway lights.
ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT
Oplatek provides customers in energy distribution and environmental monitoring with fiber optic bundles, optical components and assemblies for sensors, detectors and measurement devices.