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Founded over 25 years ago, Z-LASER is seen as the emerging leader in providing structured laser light for industrial inspection, automation, medical device and bio-photonic applications in the North America marketplace. With more than 30,000 lasers sold in North America alone in the past few years, certified as ISO 9001:2008 since 1994 and offering access to our dedicated R&D team ready to discuss your custom laser requirements or to our highly trained staff knowledgeable in many areas of machine vision and 3D using our standard products, we can fulfill your most demanding requirements. All design and manufacturing is done at our state of the art factory in Germany. With a product range that spans from 1mW to 7000mW, wavelengths from 404nm to 950nm, lasers as short as 2”, lasers that offer the best "bang for the buck" with standard IP67 build, to the industry’s first fiber coupled laser on a OEM PCB design, we have the product and the knowledge to answer any laser requirement.

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POSTED 02/11/2015

g vspace="15" hspace="15" align="right" src="/userAssets/aiaUploads/image/Z-LASER_Freiburg.jpg" alt="Rüdiger Ruh, COO, Z-Laser" title="Rüdiger Ruh, COO, Z-Laser" />Z-LASER  OPTOELEKTRONIK  GmbH, a German manufacturer  of  laser  modules  and  laser  projectors  for  the  past  30  years,  is  pleased  to announce the appointment of Mr. Rüdiger Ruh as COO of the company as of January 1st 2015.

Rüdiger Ruh (43 years old, graduate engineer), studied precision engineering at the FH Furtwangen University and started his career as a development engineer in the field of optical sensor  technology. Later he worked as head of development in engineering.  Most recently he was Managing  Director of a medium-sized technology company, which is also a longstanding partner of Z-LASER.   

"With the appointment of Mr. Ruh, the company becomes younger and will get a new  structure,  which  is necessary  due  to  the  fast  and  successful  growth  of the company”, says Z-LASER founder Mr. Kurt-Michael Zimmermann (graduate industrial engineer).

We wish Mr. Ruh the best of success in his new COO position!

Founded in 1985, Z-LASER is well-known as a manufacturer of industrial laser systems for manufacturing, machine vision, measurement and medical applications as well as applications in analysis and science. The team has its own large development department that utilizes our expertise in optoelectronics and laser technology to come up with innovative solutions.
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