About ELCAN Optical Technologies
ELCAN Optical Technologies is a fully integrated, global provider of precision optical and electronic solutions for Medical, Defense & Security, Industrial, Commercial and Entertainment customers. With a legacy spanning 157 years in the design and fabrication of fine optics, ELCAN Optical Technologies' founding companies include Ernst Leitz (Germany) and Texas Instruments (U.S.A.). ELCAN is an acronym for Ernst Leitz CANada. The name is synonymous with quality, innovation and performance. Optics by ELCAN are the most demanding, high-precision optical and electronic systems in the world. Today, ELCAN is part of the Raytheon group of companies. ELCAN has more than 1200 employees and operates in 450,000 square feet of manufacturing facilities in Midland Ontario, Richardson Texas and Málaga Spain.
ELCAN provides custom-engineered optomechanical design and high-volume, contract manufacturing capabilities, design and engineering services to assist customers in co-engineering performance solutions, manufacturing efficiencies and superior design approaches to applied optics.
ELCAN turns its resources and vision to innovative new approaches in medical imaging and treatment. The emerging Life Sciences customers that will partner with ELCAN include applications in indirect digital radiography, optical coherence tomography and pathological spectral analysis.