Scintacor Announces Acquisition of Photonic Science Limited

Cambridge, UK 1st October, 2018: Scintacor Limited is pleased to announce the acquisition of the intellectual property, business name and physical assets of Photonic Science Limited on Tuesday 25th September 2018 by its newly formed group company, Photonic Science and Engineering Limited.  Photonic Science Limited was formed in 1985 to design and develop scientific camera systems. Following commercial difficulties, it appointed a liquidator on 21st August 2018. Photonic Science and Engineering Limited is now established in a new 1,000 square metre facility in St Leonards, East Sussex and has begun trading as Photonic Science. Scintacor is excited to welcome the expert Photonic Science team into our group and we look forward to working with Photonic Science customers and suppliers in the years to come.

 

Photonic Science

Photonic Science is a high technology independent manufacturer of scientific detector systems covering the range of visible to X-ray and neutron detection. The camera technology offered is wide ranging, from the latest CCD, EMCCD, sCMOS and SWIR sensors to X-ray and intensified cameras and Laue diffraction systems. We serve customers in scientific, industrial, medical and military domains. Imaging systems and cameras sold are designed to customer specific requirements, which can range extensively in environmental requirements with cost effective volume production available for OEM users. Photonic Science’s ability to design and build specialist systems and to undertake R&D projects has given the company’s engineering team a wide range of experience in diverse fields and the ability to transfer this knowledge to our customers.

Photonic Science and Engineering Limited
Company number 11533743
22 Theaklen Drive
Ponswood Industrial Estate
St Leonards
East Sussex
TN38 9AZ
United Kingdom

http://www.photonic-science.co.uk/

Contact Ian Cox: icox@photonicscience.com

 

Scintacor Limited

Scintacor is a world leader in phosphor and scintillation technology, manufacturing products which allow the conversion of many different radiations into light for imaging and detection. From its origins as a crucial contributor to the development and production of phosphors for the revolutionary H2S radar screen during World War II, the impact of the company’s products can now be felt in a vast array of cutting edge technologies. Scintacor has produced the enabling technologies integral in some of the most high profile scientific advances in history, from oil exploration deep within the Earth’s crust to space exploration on planet Mercury.

Scintacor Limited
Company number 01773459
125 Cowley Rd
Cambridge Commercial Park
Cambridge
CB4 0DL
United Kingdom

www.scintacor.com

Contact Paul Fineberg: p.fineberg@scintacor.com

 

 

 

Scintacor Announces the Appointment of Ed Bullard

Cambridge, United Kingdom – Scintacor Ltd announces the appointment of Ed Bullard as CEO.

Ed is a well-recognized leader in the X-ray detection industry. In 2003, Ed co-founded Dexela Limited to develop the 3D X-ray breast imaging technology.  Ed was CEO of Dexela until the company was acquired by PerkinElmer in 2011.  After the acquisition, Ed acted as General Manager of Dexela before being promoted first to Director of Global Sales for PerkinElmer Medical Imaging and then VP Global Marketing, Sales and Business Development in 2014.

 

On behalf of the entire Scintacor team, we would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Ed on his appointment and welcome him into the Scintacor family.

News From Scintacor’s Partners

OHYO KOKEN KOGYO CO., LTD exhibits at the International Conference on Neutron Optics (NOP2017) in Nara, Japan.

OHYO KOKEN KOGYO CO., LTD, (OKEN) recently exhibited at the International Conference on Neutron Optics in the beautiful city of Nara, Japan. Shinya Furusawa, Sales Manager of the Crystal Optics & Scintillator Crystal Division of OKEN commented “It was a great exhibition. We had many visitors from all over the world, not only Japan. They came to our booth attracted by the posters and by the display of GS10 6Li glass shining blue with black light. Visitors were also very excited about the beautiful Nara park with the deer and the famous Buddha statue, hahaha.”

Scintacor Ltd is the registered trademark owner of the esteemed GS20® Ce-activated lithium aluminosilicate glass.

 

 

NOP 2017

About Scintacor

Scintacor is a world leader in phosphor and area scintillator technologies for imaging and detection applications. Its products allow the conversion into light of many different radiations, such as X-rays, neutrons, gamma rays, UV and infra-red.

The manufacturing expertise of Scintacor has been consolidated over 100 years of trading and hinges on proprietary technologies for vacuum deposition of micro-columnar CsI:Tl; glass manufacturing and coating of phosphor layers on a wide range of substrates. From its origins as a crucial contributor to the development and production of phosphors utilized in the revolutionary H2S radar screen during World War II, the impact of the company’s products can now be felt in a vast array of cutting edge technologies.

Scintacor has produced the enabling technologies integral in some of the most high-profile scientific advances in history, from oil exploration deep within the Earth’s crust to space exploration on planet Mercury.

www.scintacor.com

For information please contact:
Name: Carlo De Stefanis
Title: Sales Director
Phone: +44 (0)1223 223 066
Email: c.destefani@scintacor.com

Scintacor Announces Relocation to New Multi-Million-Pound Facility

Relocating from Harlow to Cambridge on 1st March 2017

Cambridge, UK 24th February, 2017: Scintacor, a global leader in phosphor and scintillation technologies has announced that it will move its trading address from Harlow to 125 Cowley Road, Cambridge, CB4 0DL – UK on 1st March 2017.

The new 30,000 sq. ft. Scintacor headquarters boasts a world-class manufacturing facility that includes class 10,000 laboratories and an extensive class 1,000 cleanroom environment. The new premises is also complemented by substantial office space and the services needed to support the steady growth of the business.

Clare Devlin, Managing Director of Scintacor, said: “our former location in Harlow has served us well through the years but our commitment to an R&D heavy growth strategy has led us to relocate to a world-class facility in a unique location”.

New Class 1000 Cleanroom

Commenting further Mrs Devlin added, ”Our new state-of-the-art facility is in the heart of Cambridge’s famed high-tech cluster. The facility has been customised to provide Scintacor with the sort of world class manufacturing operation needed to support the continued growth of our expanding customer base. We are excited about the potential synergy of having such a unique facility so close to one of the pre-eminent learning institutions in the world and look forward to building an ever-closer relationship with the University, its students and graduates.”

About Scintacor

Scintacor is a world leader in phosphor and area scintillator technologies for imaging and detection applications. Its products allow the conversion into light of many different radiations, such as X-rays, neutrons, gamma rays, UV and infra-red.

The manufacturing expertise of Scintacor has been consolidated over 100 years of trading and hinges on proprietary technologies for vacuum deposition of micro-columnar CsI:Tl; glass manufacturing and coating of phosphor layers on a wide range of substrates. From its origins as a crucial contributor to the development and production of phosphors utilized in the revolutionary H2S radar screen during World War II, the impact of the company’s products can now be felt in a vast array of cutting edge technologies.

Scintacor has produced the enabling technologies integral in some of the most high-profile scientific advances in history, from oil exploration deep within the Earth’s crust to space exploration on planet Mercury.

www.scintacor.com

For information please contact:
Name: Carlo De Stefanis
Title: Sales Director
Phone: +44 (0)1223 223 066
Email: c.destefani@scintacor.com

Scintacor acquires multi-million pound facility in Cambridge–UK

Scintacor, a global leader in phosphor and scintillation technologies, has made its single largest investment in a new, 30,000 sq. ft. world-class manufacturing facility in the heart of Cambridge’s famed northern high-tech cluster.

The new facility, which includes class 10,000 laboratories and an extensive class 1,000 cleanroom environment, also boasts substantial office space and services needed to support the steady growth of the business. Following a period of additional customization, Scintacor’s manufacturing activities will be relocated to the new facility during the first half of 2017. Further details of the relocation plan will be released in due course.

Clare Devlin, Managing Director of Scintacor, said: “I am delighted that our highly skilled and dedicated staff will soon be moving into a new, state of the art facility. This will allow us to expand our capabilities and underpin our broad R&D efforts, allowing us to further support growth of our customers”.