Batesville, Arkansas – January 24, 2024 – LaCroix Precision Optics is pleased to announce the addition of its new optical assembly and design departments.
Since 1947, LaCroix has specialized in manufacturing precision optics, including spherical lenses, aspheres, achromats, windows, wedges, prisms, and custom optical coatings. With these new capabilities, LaCroix is solidifying its role as a vertically integrated optical solutions company.
To help further this mission, LaCroix hired Jason Lane as Engineering Manager in July 2022. Lane brings an impressive track record with over two decades of expertise in the design and assembly of optical systems within the aerospace and defense industry.
“We built our reputation manufacturing and delivering high-quality optical components; these new capabilities offer a more complete solution to our customers,” said Kirk Warden, LaCroix Precision Optics President. “We can now be involved from design through the assembly phase, reducing the time it takes to get a product to market.”
About LaCroix Precision Optics
For over 75 years, LaCroix Precision Optics has positioned itself as a customer-driven, world-class manufacturer of custom precision optics. Capabilities include custom precision optics, coatings, assemblies, and design support. Within their 46,250-square-foot facility in Batesville, Arkansas, they utilize both traditional and advanced CNC processing methods to achieve the highest quality demanded by customers. LaCroix Precision Optics is certified to ISO 9001:2015 and is ITAR registered and compliant.