Manufacturer of solid state lasers and systems for science and technology
11 January, 2021

EKSPLA and Opton Laser International announce collaboration

Ekspla, manufacturer of lasers & laser systems and Opton Laser International (OLI), France’s leading distributor of lasers and photonic products since 1990 are very pleased to announce partnership agreement, effective January 1st, 2021.

“Opton is very pleased to start that collaboration with Ekspla. We have been looking for such innovative and high quality supplier of pulsed lasers since a very long time” says Opton’s CEO, Jean-Claude Sanudo. “I have been personally closely working with Ekspla for about 20 years in the past and I have seen how good the products and people there are, so I am very excited to work again with Ekspla and it is clearly a perfect match with Opton Laser capabilities”.

“Ekspla was working in France market for more than 20 years. Famous universities and research institutes are already using Ekspla lasers today. “– noted Mantvydas Jasinskas, EKSPLA CSO.

According to the agreement, since 1-st of January, Opton Laser International will gain exclusive rights in territory of France for selling and distributing of all Ekspla products, excluding fiber lasers.

“We believe that Opton Laser International will help us to get even closer to our customers and assist us to fulfil our ultimate goal – deliver excellent customer experience even with such a complex products as laser systems” – added Mantvydas Jasinskas.


About Ekspla:

Ekspla is a worldwide leader in high energy solid state lasers, including nanosecond, picosecond and femtosecond lasers, as well as tunable OPOs, OPCPA technology, UV-IR spectroscopy systems and TW solutions. Since its beginning in 1983, Ekspla has acquired a solid reputation of quality and reliability of its flashlamp or diode pumped lasers but also proved unique service and customisation capabilities. Technology skills, support quality and flexibility allow to supply state of the art solutions for each individual customer.


About Opton Laser International:

Opton was established in 1990 and has become a key supplier to the photonics market, offering a rich selection of innovative products within a totally independent, flexible and responsive organization. Opton is located in Orsay, France, and has gained an international reputation for competence and stability. Long term partnerships with market leaders have strengthened Opton position in the French market, particularly in the fields of lasers, spectroscopy, laser instrumentation, optical components and micro-positioning.