5/14/13 Salvo EO Increases Large­ Optic Capabilities

March 28, 2015

Orlando, FL—Salvo Electro Optics LLC (Salvo EO), a leading electro­ optic and optical fabrication company, is proud to announce the purchase of equipment set specifically designed to fabricate oversized optics. The move is part of a concerted effort to support the demands of its growing customer base. Able to perform both grinding and polishing activities, the equipment can accommodate lenses or optical flats with diameters as large as 22 inches.

A member of the Salvo Technologies LLC group of companies, Salvo EO supplies components and assemblies to its sister divisions like Salvo Defense LLC, as well as to a variety of external organizations. The enhanced capabilities better equip Salvo EO to address customers in core markets like surveillance and fire control.

“This acquisition increases our ability to rapidly produce large­ diameter optics,” said Eric Mackey, president of Salvo EO. “When we combine the new equipment with our 72­inch lapping tables, we have a nice set of optical fabrication machines to attack larger or oversized parts.”

About Salvo Electro ­Optics LLC

A member of the Salvo Technologies LLC family of companies, Salvo Electro Optics LLC (Salvo EO) specializes in the design and fabrication of optical assemblies for OEM customers. Their products range from fire control optics and telescopic assemblies to range finders. In addition, Salvo EO stocks standard and custom lenses for a variety of markets that includes security and defense, medical, semiconductor, industrial, and science and technology. A member of the Salvo Technologies LLC family of companies, Salvo EO is supported by fabrication and R&D facilities in the United States and Korea. It is ISO 9001 registered.

About Salvo Technologies LLC

Salvo Technologies LLC invests in and develops manufacturing companies serving the defense, security, medical, industrial, and commercial markets. From its inception in 2007, it has grown into an organization with global reach and manufacturing capabilities on two continents. Its three divisions provide a range of products and services including design and prototyping of electro optical and imaging solutions, with an emphasis on multispectral and polarimetric systems; optical and electro optical systems assembly; high reliability optical component fabrication; and thin and thick film coatings. Salvo Technologies is a privately held company headquartered in Largo, FL. For more information please visit www.Salvo­-Technologies.com.

 Media contact:

Don Carroll

Business Development



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