The Company

AIXEMTEC is a high-tech company focussing on the automated assembly of optical systems. Through a combination of a FLEXIBLE and OPEN automation platform we offer a unique business model which enables fast TIME-TO-PRODUCTION at LOW RISK for our customers.

Facts & Figures

  • 2016: Founded in Aachen as a spin-off from the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology IPT (head count: 2)
  • 2017: First machine deliveries and running contract assembly in the field of micro-optics (head count: 7)
  • 2018: Machine deliveries to R&D labs for micro-optics and camera objectives (head count: 12); Start of the first funded R&D project QONNECT with the intention to increase the final assembly quality through a digitally integrated value-added chain
  • 2019: Machine deliveries in the fields of LIDAR and fiber array technologies; relocation of the headquarters to Herzogenrath, Germany, near Aachen, with 180m² of machine hall and lab space (head count: 20)