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ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 13485:2003 certified designer & manufacturer of optical fiber products. Industries served include telecommunications, medical laser delivery, sensing & imaging, industrial More... data communications, geo-sensing, fiber laser components for micro & macro applications, LADAR & oceanography. Capabilities include engineering products, developing preforms, & drawing & cabling fiber, metalizing, polishing or custom-shaping ends, manufacturing & assembling modules & connectors & providing testing & installation equipment and software. Less

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Company description by OFS Optical Fiber Solutions
With a heritage dating back to Alexander Graham Bell, OFS has been at the forefront of optical communications technology. Headquartered in the United States outside of Atlanta Georgia, OFS is a world-leading designer, manufacturer and provider of optical fiber, optical fiber cable, connectivity, FTTX and specialty photonics solutions.

OFS is part of Furukawa Electric Company, a multi-billion dollar corporation that has been in operation since 1884. Since it achieved a world first in finding practical application for optical fiber cables in 1974, the Furukawa Electric Group has offered an extensive More... lineup of products as one of the world’s leading optical fiber manufacturers.

Our technological heritage includes not only the first commercial production of optical fibers, but also the first to market offerings for many of the fiber optic products that meet today’s industry standards. This legacy includes the first application specific fiber, the first optical connectors, the first ribbon cables, the first attenuators, the first hard clad silica fibers and dozens of additional breakthroughs that enabled the fiber optics revolution. As broadband networks are being disseminated on a global basis, FEC and OFS together have utilized leading-edge telecommunication technologies to the fullest to contribute to the development of next-generation communication networks.

Supporting all these initiatives is OFS Laboratories. Bred from the technological heritage of Bell Labs and Furukawa Electric Company, OFS Labs delivers best in class research and development to maintain our cutting edge leadership and to give value to our customers and shareholders. OFS Labs continues to outpace the competition in design, material research and application development.

We put our development and manufacturing resources to work in applications for the home, for customer premises, through cities, and across countries and oceans. OFS delivers solutions from the wind power farm to the surgical suite; transmitting data in harsh environments and delivering laser power in medical applications. Our products and solutions help service providers, municipalities, network operators, and home developers meet the exploding demand for bandwidth as the Internet and data communications become omnipresent worldwide. Our solutions help enable efficiency on the factory floor and reliability in emerging fiber laser applications.

Our marketing, sales, manufacturing and research teams provide forward-looking, innovative products and solutions in areas including Telecommunications, Medicine, Industrial Automation, Sensing, Government, Aerospace and Defense applications. We provide reliable, cost effective optical solutions to enable our customers to meet the needs of today’s and tomorrow’s digital and energy consumers and businesses.

Headquartered in Norcross, Georgia, U.S., OFS is a global provider with facilities in China, Denmark, Germany, Russia, and the United States. Less

Product Information

Product Catalog
Specialty Optical Fibers and Cables
Termination Kits, Test Sets and Connectors
Modules
FlightGuide® Optical Fiber Cables FlightGuide® Optical Fiber Cables
FlightGuide cables provide high strength (90 lbs max tensile load) and high ­temperature performance to 150C°. The hermetic carbon coating layer provides long term reliability. FlightGuide is small form factor - 1.8 mm OD, with a bend radius of 8 mm and is available with 62.5 µm, 50 µm, and single-mode fiber types.
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Capabilities / Services

OFS, Your Industrial Networking Solution OFS, Your Industrial Networking Solution
Manufacturers are driven to continuously reduce costs while improving quality and productivity. The most successful companies rely upon factory automation-high bit-rate industrial networks with low latency, real-time results. OFS, expanding our legacy of excellence in multimode fiber design for Enterprise networks, introduces GiHCS®, a graded-index version of our renowned Hard Clad Silica (HCS®) optical fibers, cables and connectivity, thriving in harsh conditions.
OFS Specialty Photonics Division OFS Specialty Photonics Division
We're OFS Specialty Photonics Division, a leader in developing fiber optic solutions for the medical, industrial, telecommunications, government, aerospace, defense, and transportation industries. The OFS name may be new to you . . . but we have a hundred-year heritage of technology innovation . . . one of the world's oldest and largest body of expertise in optical fiber solutions.
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Recent News & Press Releases

City of Sandy Uses OFS Professional Services to Build FTTH Using OFS FOX Solution® Home and Business
June 30, 2014 — FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – FTTH Conference, Booth 401 -- OFS, a leading designer, manufacturer...
OFS Extends FOX Solution® Home and Business Portfolio
June 30, 2014 — FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - FTTH Conference, Booth 401 - OFS, a leading designer, manufacturer and...
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Company Data

URL:www.ofsoptics.com
Activities:Manufacturer, Custom Manufacturer
Year Founded:1984
Certification:
Certificate Available for DownloadISO 13485:2003
Certificate Available for DownloadISO 9001:2008
Certificate Available for DownloadRoHS Compliant
Certificate Available for DownloadISO 14001:2004
Certificate Available for DownloadTL9000
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Brand Names:Accutether, Avioptics, ClearLite, FlightGuide, Flightlink, Geofibers, Geosil, GiHCS, GyroSil, HCS
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Export Markets:Western Europe, Africa, Middle East, Asia, Australia, Europe, Canada, Mexico
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