Fusion Optix, Inc., Woburn, MA, has acquired precision production equipment relating to light guides and optical films, quality control testing equipment and other assets formerly part of Rambus Lighting Division, Sunnyvale, CA.
Fusion Optix said in a release that the new equipment will soon to be installed at its Woburn headquarters bringing a significant increase in the company’s in-house production and engineering capabilities.
“These investments ensure we keep pace as market interest and our customer base grows,” said Terence Yeo, Fusion Optix founder and CEO. “The assets acquired from Rambus will add to existing capacity in light guides and optical components. They also complement our unique range of integrated LED light engines and open up many possibilities for more product innovation in both lighting and novel new markets.”
Fusion Optix, founded in 2003, makes light guides, optical materials, LED light engines and light management components sold to lighting fixture OEMs.
“The lighting markets we serve are incredibly fast moving and competitive,” Yeo said. “In-house manufacturing in the United States has become a significant strength for us, enabling real improvements in performance, delivery and cost down. These acquisitions underline the continuing confidence we all have in the prospects of our business model and our unique platform of proprietary and patented innovations.”