Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Newport Corporation (collectively with our subsidiaries, referred to as “Newport,” “we,” “our” and “us”) is a global supplier of advanced technology products and systems to a wide range of industries, including scientific research, microelectronics, defense/security, life and health sciences, and industrial markets. We provide a broad portfolio of products to customers in these end markets, allowing us to offer them an end-to-end resource for photonics solutions. The demands of scientific and commercial applications for higher precision and miniaturization have caused photonics, the science and technology of generating and harnessing light in productive ways, to become an increasingly important enabling technology, permitting researchers and commercial users to perform tasks that cannot be accomplished by existing electrical, mechanical or chemical processes. ... More ...